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Rush drummer Neil Peart dies from brain cancer

Peart was 67

Neil Peart has died at the age of 67.
Neil Peart has died at the age of 67. (Associated Press)

DETROIT – Rush drummer Neil Peart died Tuesday from brain cancer.

The 67-year-old Peart has had cancer for three and a half years, but it wasn’t made public.

Peart joined Rush in 1974.

The band asked that condolences be expressed by making a donation to a cancer research group or charity on behalf of Peart.


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