Kenny Dixon Biography
Kenny Dixon is the best known as playing the drums for country artist Kane Brown, who died in a car accident Saturday, his band said. He was from Dalton, Georgia, and at the time of his death had been living in Lafayette, Georgia, 100 miles northwest of Atlanta.
I was going through my pictures from Arlington Texas at Globe life park and I managed to get a couple pictures of @kanebrown with his drummer Kenny Dixon. I can’t believe we just saw this guy Friday night he was only 27 years old.
R I.P Kenny. pic.twitter.com/kCEbXFPAhc
— Lawrence Larson (@Lawrence_Larson) October 14, 2019
Kane Brown Band confirmed his death with a statement below
‘It is with profound sadness and disbelief that we confirm we lost our drummer Kenny this weekend in a tragic car accident,’ the band told the station. ‘He was truly one of the greatest and kindest people on and off stage we’ve ever known.’
Kenny Dixon Age
Kenny was 27 years old.
Kenny Dixon Fiance
Just heard about the passing of Kenny Dixon. This was the last time I got to talk to him before he and Kane Brown made it big. He was a great guy with a lot going for him and this one just doesn’t make sense to me. 27 is too young. Prayers to his family and @kanebrown. pic.twitter.com/dEjcKtkzyi
— Off-brand Conor McGregor (@MillsDylan3) October 14, 2019
Kenny is survived by his fiancé Sarah Hedrick. Sarah, who was engaged to the musician and shared a son named Levi with him, said in an Instagram post that she was ‘at a loss of words’ amid the tragic time.
Kenny Dixon Children
He has a son Levi James who is only 3 years old.
Kenny Dixon Married
The couple was set to be married on November 30, 2019. On October 11, 2019, Hedrick posted a loving message to Dixon that finished with her saying, “I can’t wait to marry you.”
Kenny Dixon Kane Brown Drummer
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Love you so much dude!!! You started all of this with me from the start in 2015 when no body else believed we would make it out of Chattanooga playing for 500 people and your last show was in a Fn Stadium my guy 🔥 I know u will be watching over us with that red neck accent that we all love and you will never be replaced bro!!! I promise u that!! 🙌🏽🙌🏽🙌🏽
Kenny was a drummer for Kane Brown. On his Facebook ‘About’ section Dixon wrote: “Drums for Kane Brown if you don’t roch then we can’t be friends.” In an August 2019 review of a Kane Brown gig at the Erie County Fair in New York, a Buffalo News review referred to Dixon as a “Nashville guy.” In the positive review, the reviewer said that during the gig, Dixon “kept the beat ferocious.”
— HEDGE energy (@HEDGEenergy) October 14, 2019
Kenny Dixon Death, Car Accident
Kenny died on October 12, 2019, in a car accident. His death was confirmed by his fiance who wrote on Instagram; “I’m at a loss of words. I don’t even know how to write this or ever thought I would have to. Kenny passed away last night in a car accident. I know I have to be strong for Levi and God is gonna pull us through this. We have a forever guardian angel watching above us now. Please keep Levi, my family, and Kenny’s family in your prayers.”
Kenny Dixon, Drummer For Kane Brown, Dies In Car Accident https://t.co/WT7jX6fx4E
— Rocky Marshall (@TheRevPhotoguy) October 14, 2019
It was not immediately clear where the fatal accident took place.
Kane Brown Tributes on Social Media to Kenny Dixon
‘Love you so much dude!!!’ the Nashville wrote. ‘You started all of this with me from the start in 2015 when no body else believed we would make it out of Chattanooga playing for 500 people and your last show was in a Fn Stadium my guy.’
Kenny Dixon Instagram
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