Vince Fontaine of the ‘Eagle And Hawk’ Band passed away at the age of 87, according to a family member. Learn more about his cause of death.
The news of Vince Fontaine’s death has devastated his family, friends, and fans. The cause of death is yet unknown.
His followers and family were devastated, and they vented their grief on social media, resulting in a deluge of Rip posts on Twitter.
— Heather Wells (@HeatherWellsCBC) January 12, 2022
Is Vince Fontaine Died From ‘Eagle And Hawk’ Band? Death Cause Explore
Vince Fontaine, a famous Indigenous musician, passed away at 87. He is the founder of Eagle & Hawk, a Juno Award-winning band.
His friends and family revealed his death. This news crushed the hearts of his fans.
He had died suddenly and unexpectedly, although the cause of his death has yet to be revealed.
Fontaine was a mentor for minority Ethnic artists in Winnipeg and beyond and was noted for his hard dedication early on.
Vince Fontaine Death – Cause of Death : Famous Winnipeg musician and founder of Juno-award-winning band Eagle & Hawk Vince Fontaine has passed away on Tuesday 11th January 2022 at the age of 87. Vince Fontaine was announced…. Click to read and leave… https://t.co/l4jLOlY1eS
— InsideEko.com (@InsidEkoMedia) January 12, 2022
Who Is Vince Fontaine Wife?
Vince Fontaine has never spoken publicly about his wife. As a result, it’s unknown whether he’s married or not.
He was already 87 years old; therefore, if he was married, he much had children as well. As he never spoke about his personal life in the media, little is known about his family.
In fact, his parents’ identities are also yet to be discovered.
However, he studied at the Institution of Winnipeg, a public research university in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, including undergraduate and graduate programs in art, business and economics, education, science and kinesiology, and applied health.
His supporters are desperate to learn about his personal life, but no one will ever know much about him since he died.
Our hearts are broken at the news that Vince Fontaine, founder of the JUNO-award winning group Eagle & Hawk has passed away. Mr. Fontaine worked extensively with the WSO. Our condolences go out to Mr. Fontaine's family and friends. This is a tragic loss. #ripvincefontaine pic.twitter.com/x2ZJgAUWHs
— Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra (@WpgSymphony) January 12, 2022
Vince Fontaine Net Worth 2022
Vince Fontaine estimated net worth might be around $1 million to $5 million.
He was a founding member and leader of Eagle & Hawk, a Juno Award-winning Canadian roots-rock band headquartered in Winnipeg, and Indian City, a folk-pop band.
As Eagle & Hawk, Fontaine and Bodner won multiple Junos, Canadian Aboriginal Music Prizes, Western Canadian Music Awards, Native American Music Awards, and other awards.
They traveled the world, performing at prestigious events such as the Olympic Games and the New Orleans Jazz Festival.
Fontaine was a mentor for young Indigenous artists in Winnipeg and beyond and was noted for his hard ethic early on.