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Canadian Folk Icon Ian Tyson Dead: Singer Dies At 89


Sad breaking news for fans of modern country folk as Canadian folk icon Ian Tyson has been confirmed dead at the age of 89. Known as half of the duo Ian & Sylvia and the lyricist of “Four Strong Winds,” the storytelling cowboy’s death was confirmed by his manager, Paul Mascioli.

What is known about the Canadian folk icon Ian Tyson’s cause of death at the age of 89? Plus, take a closer look at his life prior to his passing by scrolling down.

Ian Tyson Dead At 89: Cause Of Death

Per CP24the singer-songwriter passed away today at his ranch located near Longview, Atlanta. While the exact cause of death was not confirmed, his manager revealed that Ian suffered several ongoing health complications prior to his passing.

Speaking to The Canadian Press, his ex-wife Sylvia Tyson issued a statement on his passing:

He put a lot of time and energy into his songwriting and felt his material very strongly, especially the whole cowboy lifestyle.”

With news of his passing breaking on Candian Press first within the past two hours, the tributes from fans and those who had the pleasure of working with him have only begun to pour in on social media.

Rest in peace, Ian Tyson.

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