Ric Ocasek passed away today. His musical influence was across generations, and with the Cars they produced a memorable portion of the 70's and 80's new wave music.
My condolences to his friends, families and fans. Perhaps Eddie left him a ticket to paradise.
https://heavy.com/entertainment/2019/09 ... -of-death/
The Cars‘ lead singer’s specific cause of death has not yet been released. However, Page Six reports that Ocasek appears to have died of unspecified “natural causes.” The site reports that Ocasek’s estranged wife, the model Paulina Porizkova, found him “around 4:14 p.m. inside his Gramercy Park pad.” He was in his 70s. TMZ reports that he was already dead when found.