UPDATE: RUSH released a statment on twitter. Original story below.
Rolling Stone is reporting that the Hall of Fame Drummer for RUSH, Neil Peart, passed away Tuesday, January 7th in Santa Monica after a three year battle with brain cancer. Peart was 67.
A family spokesperson, Elliot Mintz, issued a statement Friday that was confirmed by media spokesperson, Meg Symsyk.
This story is still developing.
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