My Heart is just Broken, One of rock ‘n’ roll’s greatest drummers, and Rush’s primary lyricist Rush’s Neil Peart, has died at the age of 67. A spokesperson for the Peart family, Elliott Mintz, confirmed that Peart died of brain cancer in Santa Monica, Calif., on Jan. 7.
He has been battling brain cancer for 3 years. After the announcement of his passing social media has been filled with condolences from the world of music.
Rest In Peace Neil Peart. So sad to hear.
— Peter Frampton (@peterframpton) January 10, 2020
Forever the master – Neil Peart pic.twitter.com/3iXVkq4jH1
— Danko Jones (@dankojones) January 10, 2020
R.I.P. Neil Peart. What a crushing loss for the music community. He will be greatly missed
— The Trews (@thetrews) January 10, 2020
In my personal opinion there was no better drummer than Neil Peart Music, Canada, and the world has lost an amazing talent RIP, Neil Peart, \m/ RnFnR \m/
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