Roberta Flack’s Godson, Bernard Wright dies at 58

Jazz singer Bernard Wright passed away on May 19, 2022, and many are only now realizing that he was the grandson of legendary artist Roberta Fleck. William S. Patterson announced his death on Facebook. At the time of this writing, the cause of the singer’s death is unknown. Some of the music giants have sampled Bernard’s songs, including Snoop Dogg and LL Cool J.

Additional Information on Bernard’s Death

Jazz vocalist Bernard Wright passed away on May 19, 2022 at the age of 58. William S. Patterson posted the news of his death on the social media network Facebook. The cause of the singer’s death is still unknown. William wrote on behalf of Bernard’s family: “On behalf of the family of Bernard Wright (Nard), we regret to announce that Bernard was called yesterday to the house of the Most High.”

Grandson of Roberta Plank

I admired Bernard and trusted his abilities completely. His death is tragic.” Bernard hid his personal life from public view. At the time, he was only on Facebook. According to their web profile, in 2021 he married Anita Chambers. Nard, Funky Beat, Mr Wright and Resh Hymns are just a few of Bernard’s important recordings. Bernard was actually Roberta Flack’s grandson, as confirmed on Twitter. “Last night my great-great-grandfather and former music director, Bernard Wright, passed away tragically and suddenly.”

How did the fans react to the sad news?

Fans couldn’t stop paying tribute to Bernard on Twitter, the social media network, as soon as the news of his death was announced. Bernard’s music business associates and followers around the world mourn his death.



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