Legendary Norwegian black metal frontman Abbath revealed the devastating news that his mother had passed away while he was on tour in Germany.
The news came to light through a somber social media post, where Abbath expressed his shock and sorrow at the unexpected loss.
"This morning, while we arrived in Germany, I got the call my mom passed away. It was very sudden," the musician shared, offering a glimpse into the emotional turmoil he was experiencing amidst the demanding schedule of a concert tour.
Abbath's heartfelt message continued, painting a poignant picture of his mom as one of the loveliest and most kind individuals one could ever meet.
He described her as a fighter, a true warrior, implying a strength and resilience that undoubtedly left a lasting impression on him.
The heartfelt tribute captured not only the sorrow of losing a loved one but also the admiration and respect Abbath held for his mom.
"Thanks for everything, mom. Rest in peace," he concluded, expressing gratitude for the love and support he undoubtedly received from his mother throughout his life.