’90s Country Singer Doug Supernaw Dies at 60

Photo Courtesy Doug Supernaw
Photo Courtesy Doug Supernaw
Photo Courtesy Doug Supernaw

Doug Supernaw has lost his battle with cancer. The ’90s country singer died peacefully at his home in Texas on Friday (Nov. 13). He was 60 years old.

A statement posted to his Facebook page confirmed the news of his passing. His death comes just weeks after it was sadly revealed that his Advanced Stage IV lung and bladder cancer had moved to his brain and spine. He was placed in hospice care in October.

Doug Supernaw was born on September 26, 1960 in Bryan, Texas. He rose to fame in the early 1990s after being discovered by a label executive and signing to BNA Entertainment  He is best known for his chart-topping single, “I Don’t Call Him Daddy,” which was released in 1993. Over the course of his career, Supernaw released four studio albums and charts 11 singles.

Supernaw is survived by his third wife, children and grandchildren.

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