The 65-year-old musician Dee Snider, known as the singer of the heavy metal band Twisted Sister, has shared his honest opinion on the Uriah Heep’s star Ken Hensley and paid his tribute to him following his tragic passing.
As reported on November 5th, Uriah Heep’s legendary keyboard player Ken Hensley has passed away at the age of due to a short illness. According to his brother, who gave the sad news of his passing, revealed that his wife Monica was alongside him on his last breathes.
In a recent Twitter post, Dee Snider contacted his 198k followers to mourn Ken Hensley and sent special words for him. When he talked about Ken Hensley, Dee Snider said that he and John Lord are the only and true keyboard players of all time.
“I am not a keyboard fan BUT I LOVE Ken Hensley’s playing,” Dee Snider wrote in the letter, “As far as I’m concerned he and the late John Lord are the ONLY true metal keyboard players!”
Later, Dee Snider remembered the thing that he forgot to wrote in the letter. He said, “And I forgot we (Twisted Sister) got to tour with Ken when he played with Blackfoot. So sad.”
As a response to Dee Snider, his followers paid their tribute to Ken Hensley and wrote touching comments for him.
See the tweets below.
I am not a keyboard fan BUT I LOVE Ken Hensley's playing! As far as I'm concerned he and the late John Lord are the ONLY true metal keyboard players! https://t.co/TTNXeIZmqY
— Dee Snider🇺🇸 (@deesnider) November 5, 2020
— Dee Snider🇺🇸 (@deesnider) November 6, 2020