Keith Wonderboy Johnson was a gospel singer who rose to fame with his hit song “Hide Behind the Mountain”. He was also known for his songs “Let Go and Let God” and “Be Right”. He was born on July 29, 1972, and died on September 30, 2022. He was 50 years old.
The uncertainty of Keith Wonderboy Johnson’s cause of death
According to the statement released by his record label, Black Smoke Music Worldwide, Keith Wonderboy Johnson was found dead in his Atlanta home on the morning of September 30, 2022. An autopsy was scheduled, but the results and the official cause of death have not been disclosed to the public. Some online sources claimed that he died in a car accident, but there was no confirmation or evidence to support this claim. The circumstances of his death remain a mystery.
The legacy of Keith Wonderboy Johnson
Keith Wonderboy Johnson left behind a remarkable legacy as a gospel singer, a writer, and a humanitarian. He started singing at the age of five, earning the nickname “Wonderboy” for his vocal talent. He began his professional career with his father and uncles in the gospel group The Spiritual Voices. He launched his solo career in 1998 and became one of the most popular and influential artists in the gospel quartet genre. He won several awards, including a Stellar Award and a Gospel Music Excellence Award. He also wrote a column for the Gospel Today magazine, where he shared his insights and experiences. He was a generous and compassionate person, who supported various causes, such as the American Cancer Society, the American Heart Association, and the Sickle Cell Foundation. He is survived by his wife, Tasha, his two children, Keith Jr. and Keisha, and his four grandchildren, who cherish his memory and honor his legacy.