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The Country Community Reacts to the Death of Kobe Bryant


The tragic death of KOBE BRYANT was felt throughout the country community yesterday.  Artists paid tribute and shared their feelings on social media.


JASON ALDEAN posted a photo of an autographed Bryant jersey.  He wrote, "I am literally sick to my stomach.  One of the greatest of all time.  Sincere condolences to his wife and family.  I'll forever treasure this jersey he signed for me."



KANE BROWN Tweeted, "R.I.P. to the legend Kobe Bryant." 



KEITH URBAN wrote, "Our hearts break today for Kobe Bryant's family and friends and everyone he inspired.  I never knew him but somehow felt like I did.  Rare.  We wish peace and strength to all of you.



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CHRIS YOUNG Tweeted, "I don't even know what to say.  Seeing news like this is so incredibly sad.  RIP Kobe."



And MITCHELL TENPENNY hit up Twitter to say, "I can't even put to words the loss for the Bryant Family.  This is an American tragedy and hard pill to swallow.  God has a plan even when it seems to make no sense.  Prayers."

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