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America’s Got Talent and The Voice contestant dead at 41: Nolan Neal was found in Nashville

America’s Got Talent and The Voice contestant dead at 41: Nolan Neal was found in his Nashville apartment after battle with substance abuse

  • Singer Nolan Neal has died at the age of 41 in Nashville, it was shared Tuesday
  • The musician was best known as a contestant on two hot competition shows
  • He was on both America’s Got Talent and The Voice
  • The crooner was found dead in his Nashville apartment on Monday

Singer Nolan Neal has died at the age of 41.

The crooner was found dead in his Nashville apartment on Monday, shared his cousin Dylan Seals with TMZ. The site also confirmed the death with the medical examiner in Nashville.

The musician was best known as a contestant on two hot TV competition shows: The Voice where he was on Adam Levine’s team in 2016 and America’s Got Talent where he worked with Howie Mandel, Heidi Klum, Sofía Vergara and Simon Cowell in 2020.

Sad loss: Singer Nolan Neal has died at the age of 41. The musician was best known as a contestant on two hot TV competition shows: America's Got Talent and The Voice.  Seen on The Voice in 2016

Sad loss: Singer Nolan Neal has died at the age of 41. The musician was best known as a contestant on two hot TV competition shows: America’s Got Talent and The Voice. Seen on The Voice in 2016

No official cause of death has been determined yet, shared the site.

Seals had lived with the star before the pandemic began and said he was clean and sober, even though he had spoken in the past about struggle with substances.

Nolan had been honest about his battle with drugs.

His big chance: Seen on the far right on The Voice in the Knockout Rounds.  Pictured: (lr) Riley Elmore, Brendan Fletcher, Dave Moisan, Simone Gundy, Adam Levine, Billy Gilman, Jason Warrior, Ponciano Seoane, Neal

His big chance: Seen on the far right on The Voice in the Knockout Rounds. Pictured: (lr) Riley Elmore, Brendan Fletcher, Dave Moisan, Simone Gundy, Adam Levine, Billy Gilman, Jason Warrior, Ponciano Seoane, Neal

He admitted that he was still struggling with addiction during an interview with WBIR in 2020, which was at the time he was on The Voice.

The singer was on season 15 of America’s Got Talent where he sang Lost and Send Me a Butterfly.

He made it to the quarterfinals where he sang Send Me A Butterfly.

And he was on season 10 of The Voice. The musician was chosen by Adam Levine.

The star made it to the Knockout Round before he was let go.

Gone too soon: The crooner was found dead in his Nashville apartment on Monday, shared his cousin Dylan Seals with TMZ .  The site also confirmed the death with the medical examiner in Nashville.  Seen on America's Got Talent

Gone too soon: The crooner was found dead in his Nashville apartment on Monday, shared his cousin Dylan Seals with TMZ . The site also confirmed the death with the medical examiner in Nashville. Seen on America’s Got Talent

The show must go on: Seals had lived with the star before the pandemic began and said he was clean and sober, even though he had spoken in the past about struggle with substances.  Nolan had been honest about his battle with drugs

The show must go on: Seals had lived with the star before the pandemic began and said he was clean and sober, even though he had spoken in the past about struggle with substances. Nolan had been honest about his battle with drugs

His last Facebook post was from three days ago where he shared that he was playing at the Hotel Indigo in Nashville on Sunday from 6 pm until 9 pm with free admission, but then in the comments box Neal said that the show was canceled by the manager with no reason why as he said, ‘Sorry guys.’

He then added, ‘Y’all should call the Hotel and tell them you want to see me play there lol.’

He had been signed to Hollywood Records and came out with the albums The Wire and NashviLA.

On his Facebook page, where he has 117K followers, he called himself a ‘Christian Southern Rock Singer/Songwriter From AGT & The Voice.’

And he added, ‘Trying to wake up a woke world.’

A Nolan Neal fan page posted Tuesday morning about his death, saying, ‘I can’t believe you’re gone from us’ and ‘heaven just got a new music director.’

Background: He had been signed to Hollywood Records and came out with the albums The Wire and NashviLA.  On his Facebook page, where he has 117K followers, he called himself a 'Christian Southern Rock Singer/Songwriter From AGT & The Voice.'  See on AGT

Background: He had been signed to Hollywood Records and came out with the albums The Wire and NashviLA. On his Facebook page, where he has 117K followers, he called himself a ‘Christian Southern Rock Singer/Songwriter From AGT & The Voice.’ See on AGT

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