Since February 2020, the United States has been grappling with
the results of COVID-19, a novel coronavirus that has swept the complete world
and left scientists with little information of precisely the way it works. And numerous celebrities
have been identified as properly.
Though most individuals who die from coronavirus are over age 65 or have underlying well being circumstances, the illness lately took the lifetime of 34-year-old Chris Trousdale, former band member of the early 2000s boy band Dream Street — and his former bandmate, Jesse McCartney, lately posted a heartfelt message to say goodbye.
Dream Street was a pop boy band that rose to fame within the early 2000s
Dream Street by no means noticed the immense fame different boy bands equivalent to Backstreet Boys and *NSYNC did, however they nonetheless had a couple of hits that shot them to fame amongst teenyboppers everywhere in the United States.
The band’s fame was fairly short-lived; it consisted of members Jesse McCartney, Greg Raposo, Matt Ballinger, Frankie Galasso, and Chris Trousdale. The boys had been hardly youngsters, aged 11-14, once they signed a deal to create the group. Their hottest hits had been “Sugar Rush” and “It Happens Every Time,” however they had been launched from their contracts in 2002 after their mother and father alleged they had been uncovered to “booze, women, and pornography.”
The band pushed Jessie McCartney to additional stardom
Though a lot of the band’s members aren’t well-known by identify, Jesse McCartney went on to make fairly a profession for himself. He launched solo songs together with “Beautiful Soul” and “Body Language,” and he appeared in numerous tv exhibits and films. McCartney additionally starred within the present “Summerland” alongside Lori Loughlin, although the present solely lasted two seasons.
These days, McCartney continues to be making music, and he’s by far probably the most well-known band member. But Chris Trousdale was the heartthrob of the group.
McCartney lately posted a heartfelt message to bandmate Chris Trousdale
On June 2, Trousdale’s household introduced that he had handed
away as a result of issues from an “undisclosed illness.” However, it has since
been realized that Trousdale died from COVID-19 issues. He was solely 34, and
there has not been phrase about any underlying circumstances.
McCartney posted a protracted message about Trousdale to his Instagram account, noting that the 2 had misplaced contact however that he usually thinks of their fond reminiscences as bandmates.
“Chris had an explosively charming personality with boundless amounts of talent,” McCartney wrote. “We were young kids with budding talent who shared an overwhelming love for music and performing… I truly envied him as a performer.”
Several different well-known entertainers have handed from COVID-19 issues
Trousdale isn’t the one particular person within the leisure trade
to die from the coronavirus, although he was actually youthful than most.
Award-winning playwright Terrence McNally died; he was 81. Grammy-winning
nation artist Joe Diffie handed away as properly, together with Fountains of Wayne
singer Adam Schlesinger, who was 52.
Tom Hanks, Idris Elba, and Prince Charles are amongst different public figures who had been identified with the virus however survived. Trousdale’s loss of life is a crucial reminder that age doesn’t totally dictate how the physique will reply to the virus.