Some absolutely devastating news was just confirmed about a 28-year-old pop star. Gabriel Diniz, a Latin pop sensation who has grown to world-stardom, has passed away.
Tragically, Gabriel was on his way to his girlfriend's birthday party at the time of his death. According to People, the singer was flying from Salvador to the birthday party in Maceió. The small plane that he was on reportedly crashed in the town of Porto Do Mato, Estância in Brazil.
Gabriel's girlfriend, Karoline Calheiros, was getting ready to celebrate her birthday party. Tragically, things took a turn for the worst.
According to Yahoo!, the cause of the crash is still under investigation. However, they noted that there was bad weather when the plane crashed.
Gabriel Diniz's most popular hit was "Jenifer," which received over 230 million YouTube views. The singer had 4.6 million Instagram followers at the time of his death. His final post was about a concert that he was performing at in Brazil over the weekend. On the post, he said that he would like to perform there again, "God willing."
Following his death, Diniz's good friend, famous soccer player Roberto Firmino, posted about the star on Instagram. Diniz had performed at his wedding in 2017.
Firmino wrote, "There are things that are hard to believe, the chip does not fall. The message of love and joy that you left here on earth was incredible. Glad to have met you. Rest in peace."
Please be praying for Gabriel's family and his girlfriend during this horrible time. Share your prayers here. We will update if more information is revealed. In other recent news, please also be praying for the family of the country music legend who just passed away at 77.