One of the titans of 90's country has now passed away after battling stomach cancer since being diagnosed in 2022. Moore, Oklahoma native Toby Keith is one of the highest selling artists from the 90s, and was front and center for the massive surge in the success of country radio that still represents a major influence at the core of most of today's largest superstars.

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Country superstar and Oklahoma native Toby Keith has died after lengthy cancer battle.

Keith stormed onto the scene with the smash hit Should Have Been A Cowboy in 1993.

Toby Keith will be remembered for always having a good time.

The news on Toby Keith is being reported multiple via multiple news sites.

The family is requesting privacy at this time as they mourn and make their next steps, but you can rest assured that there will be plenty of time to celebrate the legacy of Toby Keith in the days to come.

Toby Keith was known around the world for supporting the military.

The memorials will definitely come pouring in for an artist that has done so much for so many. Keith didn't just support other artists, he loved his country and always was there to assist with any type of military benefit.

What Toby Keith story will you remember the most? Were you ever fortunate enough to see him perform live?

See Photos From Toby Keith's Final Shows in Las Vegas

Toby Keith played three shows to a sold-out crowd at Las Vegas' Dolby Park on Dec. 10, Dec. 11 and Dec. 14, 2024. These shows would turn out to be his last. Amid his ongoing stomach cancer battle, the country legend died on Feb. 6 at the age of 62.

Gallery Credit: Carena Liptak

Toby Keith at Xtream Arena in Coralville

The first concert at the new arena, on October 14, 2021, was definitely a memorable one thanks to the country superstar and legend.

Gallery Credit: Julie James

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