What happened to Steve Grimmett? Grim Reaper frontman dies at 62
Steve Grimmett, popular for his heavy metal band Grim Reaper, has died at the age of 62. Steve was the leader of the Grim Reaper gang, known primarily for his iconic voice. However, leaving behind his broken loved ones and fans, his soul departed at the age of 62. The news was given by his family on social networks. But how did he die?
Read on to find out more about Steve Grimmett’s death at age 62.
Who was Steve Grimmett?
Steve Grimmett was the lead singer of the British heavy metal band Grim Reaper. He was born on August 19, 1959 in England. Steve served as the leader of the band. His voice made him stand out among the other members of the band. However, Steve had joined the band in 1982.
Steve’s entry in the popular Grim Reaper came to replace Paul de Mercado. Furthermore, the band even came up with albums like See You in Hell and many others. Although he was a popular artist. The news of his death has left all his fans shocked and devastated.
Steve Grimmett dies at 62
News of Steve Grimmett’s passing was spread on social media by his son Russ Grimmett. As on Facebook, Russ shared that the untimely death of his father left a void in the world and in his heart. Although he did not reveal the reason for the death of his father.
However, in 2017, Steve even had surgery on his right leg because he had an infection. He posted that he even wore a prosthetic leg since he had to continue his tour. However, the vocalist’s sudden passing has certainly left everyone in tears.
Fans pay tribute to Steve Grimmett on social media
Following the untimely death of Steve Grimmett, social media has received tributes for the vocalist. Likewise, his fans have extended their deepest condolences to Steve’s loved ones and family. As he has also had many friends and loved ones from the world of music.
Most of you here will be too young to remember GrimmReaper from the 80’s, but Steve Grimmett passed away today.
A genuinely cool guy from the scene, friendly and always willing to help, despite having health problems later in life…#RIP
— Mr. SteeveB (@Stivbee13) August 16, 2022
In the meantime, all those who knew Grimmett personally and professionally have been remembering his good work. Also, details about memorial services for the late vocalist are not yet known.
RIP Steve Grimmett. Blasting Grim Reaper tonight in your honor!
— Silver Claw (@silvertalonband) August 16, 2022