Country Singer Luke Bell, 32, Found Dead a Week After Being Reported Missing

More than a week after he was reported missing in Arizona, country singer Luke Bell was found dead in Tucson on Monday (August 29)

The Arizona Daily Star reported that Bell, 32, was found dead near the area where he was reported missing, with a cause of death not available at press time

Close friend and fellow country singer Matt Kinman, who said he was with Bell recently and had been taking care of the singer for 6 years

He was a very sweet and lovely guy and a real poet. If you listen to a song like ‘Where Ya Been?

The Tucson Police Department had not returned requests for additional comment at press time. Margo Price was among those who paid tribute to Bell, writing

The Bullfighter” from his 2016 self-titled Thirty Tigers debut, Bell’s most recent release was a twangy 2021 cover of John Lennon’s 1971 ballad “Jealous Guy