The US singer B. Smyth (1994-2022) is dead. He was only 28 years old. The tragic death occurred on November 17th. The artist's brother announced the sad news on Instagram. B. Smyth's brother Denzil wrote on the late's official channel: "Today I regret to announce that my brother passed away this morning of respiratory failure after a long battle with pulmonary fibrosis." On behalf of his late brother and family, Denzil thanks everyone "for all the love and support over the past few years."
B. Smyth became known in the early 2010s with covers of famous songs that he posted on YouTube. The artist, born in Fort Lauderdale in 1994, has already had around half a million views with cover versions of Rihanna's (34) "Stay" and Miguel's (37) "Quickie". In 2012, B. Smyth was signed to Motown Records. His track "Twerkaholic", released in 2014, amassed 17 million views on YouTube.