Naomi Judd, Grammy-Winning Duo The Judds, Dies at 76
May 2, 2022 9:11AM CDT
Country music legend Naomi Judd has died. The matriarch of the famous mother-daughter duo The Judds was 76. “Today we sisters experienced a tragedy. We lost our beautiful mother to the disease of mental illness,” a statement from daughters Wynnona and Ashley said. “We are shattered. We are navigating profound grief and know that as we loved her, she was loved by her public. We are in unknown territory.” Together as The Judds, Naomi and Wynnona scored 14 number one hits and five Grammys.