Country music artist and Academy of Country Music award-winner Jeff Carson has died at the age of 58.  

Jeff Carson died on Saturday due to a heart attack at Williamson Medical Center in Franklin, Tennessee 

The country artist was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on December 16, 1963. 

He began his music career early by singing in church and later moving to Nashville 

In 1995, Carson was discovered by producer Chuck Howard and began his recording contract at Curb Records

Releasing the single “Yeah Buddy” which was the country artist’s first song to make the charts 

His next single “The Car” became a top-five hit and was named “Video of the Year” at the Academy of Country Music awards. 

Throughout his career, Carson had a total of 14 charted singles on the Billboard charts. 

Jeff Carson is survived by his wife Kim Cooper Carson, son Dayton Grei Herndon Carson, and other family members