The passing of Toby Keith has deeply affected his fans and fellow artists. Many have turned to social media to mourn and share how he impacted their lives. One TikTok video that has gone viral shows a young fan named Gunnar devastated by the news of Keith's death. Gunnar is seen singing along to Keith's 1990s hit "Should've Been a Cowboy" with tears in his eyes. Toby Keith's influence spanned generations, including young fans like Gunnar. Toby Keith's son, Stelen Keith Covel, also paid tribute to his late father, calling him his hero and praising his strength and talent. Keith's daughter, Krystal Keith, expressed her heartbreak but also gratitude for the happy times they had as a family. Toby Keith passed away on February 5, 2024, at the age of 62 after a battle with stomach cancer.