Ronnie Wilson who was a founding member of The Gap Band has died at the age of 73 at 10:01 AM Tuesday at his home in Tulsa, OK. His death news was confirmed by his wife Linda Boulware-Wilson. She said Ronnie suffered a stroke last week, which put him in semi-coma and he never recovered. Following the news of Ronnie Wilson’s death, tributes began pouring in online for the founding member of The Gap Band, with fans offering their condolences to his friends and family. One user said, “Definitely a summer cookout song RIP.” While another user said “Sad to inform you that Ronnie Wilson founder of the GAP band passed away today. He was a complete joy to know!!! Please keep his family and friends in prayer. “Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal,” ” While another fan tweeted “One of the great ones has died. Tonight we say a sad goodbye to Ronnie Wilson of The Gap Band.” The fourth user tweeted “Prayers to the Ronnie Wilson family. Ronnie died today at the age of 73 and was one of the founding members of the Gap Band. #RIPRonnie.”
What was Ronnie Wilson Net Worth?
Ronnie Wilson Net Worth
Ronnie Wilson was a founding member of The Gap Band and the multi-instrumentalist of the pioneering funk group The Gap Band. He was born in 1948 In the USA, he was 73 years old at the time of his demise. The Gap Band’s 1979 self-titled album produced the group’s first top 10 single with “Shake.” The Gap Band II, achieved gold status thanks in part to the single “Don’t Believe You Want to Get Up and Dance (Oops!).” He also co-wrote several of the band. He and his brother practiced songs at the age of 3 while singing in the church. In 1974, he released The Gap Band’s first album Magicians Holiday. Gap Band III from 1980 featured “Burn Rubber on Me,” while 1982’s Gap Band IV included “You Dropped a Bomb on Me” and “Outstanding.”
The estimated Net Worth of Ronnie Wilson is around $400K USD.
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