What Happened to Steve Grimmett? Grim Reaper lead vocalist passed away at 62
Steve Grimmett, best known for heavy metal band Grim Reaper, has died aged 62. Steve was the frontman of Grim Reaper, a band mostly known for its iconic sound. However, he passed away at the age of 62, leaving his loved ones and fans behind. His family shared this news on social media. But how did he die?
Read on to learn more about Steve Grimmett’s death at the age of 62.
Who was Steve Grimmett?
Steve Grimmett was the vocalist in the British heavy metal band Grim Reaper. He was born on 19 August 1959 in England. Steve served as the frontman in the band. His voice set him apart from the other members of the band. However, Steve rejoined the band in 1982.
Steve replaced Paul De Mercado in the popular Grim Reaper. Later, the band also released their See You In Hell and several other albums. While he was a popular artist. The news of his death has shocked all his fans.
Steve Grimmett has died at the age of 62
Steve Grimmett’s death was announced by his son Russ Grimmett on social media. On Facebook, Russ shared that his father’s untimely death has left a void in the world and in his heart. Although he did not tell the reason of his father’s death.
In 2017, Steve also underwent surgery on his right leg as it developed an infection. After which he also used a prosthetic leg as he wanted to continue his tour. However, the sudden demise of the singer has left everyone in tears.
Fans paid tribute to Steve Grimmett on social media
Following the untimely death of Steve Grimmett, tributes have been pouring in for the singer on social media. Also, his fans have expressed their heartfelt condolences to Steve’s loved ones and family. Because he has many friends and loved ones in the music world.
There may be many young people here who remember GrimmReaper from the 80s, but Steve Grimmett passed away today.
A truly great looking man, friendly and always happy to help – despite health issues later in life…#RIP
— MrSteveB (@Stivbee13) 16 August 2022
Meanwhile, all who knew Grimmett personally and professionally are remembering him and his good work. Furthermore, details about the late singer’s memorial services are yet to come out.
RIP Steve Grimmett. Blasting Grim Reaper tonight in your honor!
— Silver Talon (@silvertalonband) 16 August 2022