Neil Peart, Drummer for Rush, Dead at 67

He was revered for his drumming skills, but was also the band’s key lyricist.

  • Published 10 January 2020

SANTA MONICA, California (AP) — Neil Peart, the renowned drummer and lyricist from the influential band Rush, has died. He was 67. His representative, Elliot Mintz, said in a statement that Peart died at his home Tuesday, Jan. 7 in Santa Monica. The band posted a message on Twitter also confirming the news. “It is with broken hearts and the deepest sadness that we must share the terrible news that on Tuesday our friend, soul… Read at AP News