Nashville police said. He was 49 years old. Authorities say
Jacobs committed suicide at his Nashville home on Friday.
CNN has reached out to Pickler's rep for comment. local
time Friday, according to the Nashville Department of
Emergency Communications. Nashville Fire Department
officials and personnel responded to a call at the home of
Pickler and Jacobs on Sneed Road. Pickler told police she
woke up a moment early, did not see her husband and was
searched for. After she and her personal assistant were
unable to open the door to the upstairs bedroom/office, the
assistant called authorities and added an explanation.
Jacobs has often shared updates about their musical
collaboration on Instagram. "One of my favorite things
about being a songwriter is writing beautiful-hearted songs
in beautiful places," she said in a 2021 post. Pickler is best
known for appearing on American Idol season five, which