The family and close friends of the famous accordionist, who worked with AB Quintanilla, Kumbia Kings and Bobby Pulido, They announced his death during this morning as a result of a fight against COVID-19 in recent weeks.
According to the information, Noe “Gipper” Nieto He was admitted to a hospital two weeks ago, however he did not survive.
Selena Quintanilla’s brother issued a message about it lamenting her death:
“I never had a brother until I met ‘Gipper’ … I just got the news that he passed away after a two-week battle with COVID. I’m in shock that he left so quickly.”
In addition, dozens of members of the music industry regretted his departure.
“My deepest condolences to all of your loved ones. We will miss you a lot brother “, wrote Pete Astudillo, also a member of the band.
“As I was dressing to go on stage, I got the call that someone close to my heart had passed away. So many wonderfully crazy and funny memories I had on the road with Gipper, who was my roommate for so many years. I will miss those good ones. times before even more now. Gip, thanks for the years of friendship. Fly with the angels “Chris Perez wrote.
“With a broken heart I want to give my condolences to the family and friends of a great musician and tremendous human being”, sBobby Pulido understood.