Known as the drummer of death: Lost fight to cancer

He was one of the world's best drummers, and managed to put a big mark on the rock world. this is the description according to several foreign media of Neil

Known as the drummer of death: Lost fight to cancer

He was one of the world's best drummers, and managed to put a big mark on the rock world. this is the description according to several foreign media of Neil

Ann McDonald
Ann McDonald
11 January 2020 Saturday 13:00
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Known as the drummer of death: Lost fight to cancer

He was one of the world's best drummers, and managed to put a big mark on the rock world.

this is the description according to several foreign media of Neil Peart, through the 45 years I have played with in the canadian rock band Rush.

on Tuesday, he passed away after struggling with a rare form of brain cancer for three and a half years. He was 67 years old.

This confirms a spokesperson from the band opposite the music magazine Rolling Stones.

'It is with broken hearts and the deepest sorrow that we must tell the terrible news about our friend, sjælebror and the band member through the 45 years, has lost a three and a half year battle with brain cancer', says in the statement.

Neil Peart began playing the drums Rush back in 1974. In 2015, he resigned with the explanation that he was 'out of game'.

Updated: 11.01.2020 13:00
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