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Neil Peart, RUSH drummer and lyricist has died

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Legendary drummer of Rush, Neil Peart has died at age 67 according to a representative of Geddy Lee. The hugely influential drummer and lyricist of Rush recorded 18 studio albums with the band, is an inductee into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and was made an Officer of the Order of Canada.

Neil Peart was considered one of the best, if not the greatest drummer of Rock ‘N’ Roll history. Neil died Friday from Brain cancer in Santa Monica. Neil was 67 years young.

Neil Peart joined RUSH after its first album and retired in August 2015.

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