Roberta Flack’s godson Bernard Wright passes away aged 58

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Jazz singer Bernard Wright sadly handed away on May 19, 2022, and loads of are merely finding out that he was the grandson of notable musician Roberta Flack.

His dying was launched by William S. Patterson on Facebook. At the time of writing, the rationale for the singer’s dying hasn’t been disclosed.

Bernard’s music is sampled by a number of of the best names throughout the music enterprise, along with Snoop Dogg and LL Cool J.

Bernard Wright passes away

William shared the tragic details about Bernard’s passing on behalf of his family.

He wrote: “On behalf of the family of Bernard Wright (Nard), we are saddened to announce that yesterday, Bernard has been called home to the Most High.”

“Many thanks for everyone’s support, encouragement, and prayers for Nard throughout the years. Please keep the family in your thoughts and prayers through this difficult time. Our hearts are heavy and our faith is strong,” it study extra.

He concluded by saying: “To be absent from the body is to be present with The Lord! LOVE! Rest In Power, Nard.”

HITC provides its condolences to the family and buddies of Bernard Wright at this troublesome time.

He was Roberta Flank’s godson

Roberta confirmed on Twitter that Bernard was in precise truth her godson.

Devastated by the knowledge, the veteran singer wrote: “Last night, my godson and former musical director, Bernard Wright, passed away suddenly. I loved Bernard very much and believed deeply in his talent. His loss is heartbreaking.”

Bernard saved his personal life away from the eyes of the media. He was solely full of life on Facebook. His official internet web page reveals that he married Anita Chambers in 2021.

Some of Bernard’s notable albums embody Nard, Funky Beat, Mr. Wrightand Resh Hymns.

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Tributes pour in

Bernard’s colleagues from the music enterprise and followers from all through the globe are devastated to search out out about his passing. They have paid him tribute on Twitter.

Feminist Jones tweeted: “Way too young!!! No lie, I play “Who Do You Love?” nearly day by day. I choreographed a mode current part to that tune at school.”

“First Vangelis and now Bernard Wright. ‘Nard’s albums were life-changing for me. Monstrous creativity, heaviest grooves and still the best chords I’ve ever heard,” added Jonti.

A fan’s tweet read: “A legend has ascended. rest in power Bernard Wright”

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