Jacobs also helped start a church called UTEC (United Teenagers Experience Christ) in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota. He was on the music team there. On February 17, 2023, Jacobs shot himself and killed himself in Nashville, Tennessee. A police report says that Pickler told officers she woke up just before her husband and went to look for him. The document also said that the assistant called the police when she and another assistant couldn’t open the door to the bedroom/office on the second floor.
Nashville police have confirmed that country music producer and songwriter Kyle Jacobs has died. Jacobs and his wife, singer Kellie Pickler, were in a CMT docuseries together. He was 49. Authorities say that Jacobs died on Friday in their Nashville home. It looks like he killed himself. According to the Nashville Department of Emergency Communications, the 911 call came in at 12:21 pm local time on Friday. Police officers and people from the Nashville Fire Department went to the home of Pickler and Jacobs on Sneed Road.
Jacobs is a music producer who has worked with artists like Garth Brooks, Kelly Clarkson, Darius Rucker, and Tim McGraw. In 2014, the Academy of Country Music gave him an award for producing Lee Brice’s song “I Drive Your Truck.” Pickler is best known for her appearance on Season 5 of “American Idol,” which helped her start her career as a singer and TV personality. I Love Kellie Pickler was a docu-comedy show that started on CMT in 2015 and quickly became a ratings hit. The main characters were Jacobs and Pickler.
There were three seasons. In an interview about their reality show in 2015, Jacobs said that he felt more comfortable working with his wife behind the scenes than in front of the camera. In 2010, Pickler asked Jacobs to marry him. They got married in less than a year. Kyle Jacobs and Kellie Pickler got married in a private ceremony in 2011. At the time, they didn’t have any children. Jacob has won many awards over the course of his career, including an ACM Award, a CMA Award, and a Grammy nomination.
Also, they performed on Celebrity Family Feud, where Pickler and her team won $25,000 for the USO despite giving a very embarrassing performance. The married couple wrote several songs together for Pickler’s 2013 album The Woman I Am, including the title track. On the recording, you can also hear Jacobs play the acoustic guitar.