Elvis Presley grandson Benjamin Keough commits suicide
byNaija Blog Queen Olofofo-
Benjamin Keough,the son of Lisa Marie and grandson of Elvis Presley has died in an apparent suicide.27-year-old Keough,died on Sunday, July 12, in Calabasas from a self-inflicted gunshot wound according to reports.
This is terrible news for the Presley family and another tragic moment in the life of the family after Elvis Presley himself ,died so young and tragically.
Like his grandfather,Benjamin too was a musician.His mother Lisa Marie Presley had with
father ,Danny Keough.He had a huge record deal in 2009, worth $5 million. He also acted in a few movies including a short film called Rod and Barry. His sister is actress Riley Keough, who's been in a number of horror films including 2019's "The Lodge."
It had often been said that Benjamin,who liked to be low profile in public,had a strong resemblance to Elvis.His mum Lisa previously addressed the similarity, saying: "Ben does look so much like Elvis. He was at the Opry and was the quiet storm behind the stage."
She added, "Everybody turned around and looked when he was over there. Everybody was grabbing him for a photo because it is just uncanny." She even wrote a song about Ben called "Storm and Grace." Storm's his middle name.
Lisa's manager, Roger Widynowsk, tells TMZ ... "She is completely heartbroken, inconsolable and beyond devastated but trying to stay strong for her 11 year old twins and her oldest daughter Riley. She adored that boy. He was the love of her life."