Rush‘s vocalist/bassist, etc. Geddy Lee and guitarist Alex Lifeson have issued the statement below regarding last week’s passing of their drummer Neil Peart. Peart passed away on January 07, 2020, after having been battling an aggressive form of brain cancer over the past several years.
The duo took to social media on January 17th to share the following statement:
“Our most heartfelt thanks go out to family, friends, musicians, writers and fans from around the globe for the incredible outpouring of love and respect for Neil since his passing. These touching tributes help to lessen the pain of this terrible loss and remind us all to celebrate his remarkable life and our connections to it. – Geddy & Alex“