Kid Kraddick dies at 53, Celebrities respond via twitter

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(KTVI)– The music and radio industry was shocked to learn of the death of Dallas-based radio personality David “Kidd” Kraddick. He died Saturday, July 26while attending a golf tournament benefiting his Kidd’s Kid Charity in  New Orleans. Kraddick was 53 years old.

An official statement was released on Kraddick’s Facebook page on July 27.

According to Dallas News Kraddick’s fans reeled from his death Sunday. Some called in to the station or left notes and flowers outside the radio studio, where fans once again gathered Monday morning.”

Kraddick’s radio show “Kidd Kraddick in the Morning” aired in over 75 stations nationally including Dallas’ “Kiss FM” KHKS-FM, and is broadcast on TV’s Dish Nation.

After the news broke of Kraddick’s death many celebrities expressed their condolences via twitter:

https://twitter.com/benjaminmadden/status/361522941416050688

https://twitter.com/nickjonas/status/361330294101520385

By Kamron Taylor