Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Singer and Musician ‘Skilyr Hicks’ found dead at age of 23

Skilyr Hicks was a 23-year-old singer and musician who appeared on the eighth season of America’s Got Talent.

She began her musical career at the age of 7 from her home back in Ohio and accustomed share her music through 98.3 The Bill.

She performed at Eddie’s Attic in Atlanta and opened for artists like Charlie Mars and Lera Lynn.

Her album Brand New Day, was discharged in 2013 and is presently offered on iTunes.

It is still nonetheless to be confirmed what her reason for death is.

Hick’s mother told how her girl had been battling mental state problems, as well as depression and abuse.

In a statement, Jodi side that Skilyr will “live on through her music” in a very heartrending tribute to her girl.

Jodi went on to mention that her girl was admired by her four siblings and had looked to use her music to assist individuals in want.

When did she seem on America’s Got Talent?

Hicks initial appeared on America’s Got Talent in 2013 aged fourteen.

She performed ahead of judges Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel, Mel B and Howard Stern.

She sang an original song, “Brand New Day”, to that she explained she taught herself a way to play the guitar while having the death of her father.

On the show, she aforementioned that her dad’s death was “a really difficult time for me” and that music had helped her to “let out all the feeling that was building inside”.

Howard aforementioned her father would be “glowing with pride” look his girl.

Despite impressing the judges, skilyr didn’t build it to the live shows in New York City.

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