Despite being a world-famous drummer, Peart told Rolling Stone that he still took drum lessons as recently as 2012. Lifeson announced Rush's dissolution three years later.
Peart was widely considered one of the best drummers in rock history, with a flamboyant yet utterly precise style.
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They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2013. The former Police drummer Stewart Copeland called him "the most air-drummed-to drummer of all time".
Peart was born on September 12, 1952 in Ontario, Canada and went on to join Rush at the age of 22, making his debut with the band on their 1975 album Fly By Night. "It's a joyous one and one I'm very grateful for". "As far as I was concerned, he was hired from the minute he started playing". Rush also ranks 79th in U.S. album sales with 25 million units.
Rush finished their final tour in 2015, after which Neil wanted to spend more time with his family. He also wrote several books about his life and travels.
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"The highest possible compliment is if someone that you admire respects your work", Peart said in 2017.
On social media, a number of users offered their condolences to his family.
Peart was easily one of the greatest drummers of all time, and his drumkit was that of legend, nearly to comedic effect.
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Peart is survived by his wife, Carrie Nuttal, and daughter Olivia.