DEAD: Ric Ocasek (aged 75)
Richard Theodore Otcasek (March 23, 1944 – September 15, 2019), known as Ric Ocasek, was an American singer, songwriter, musician and record producer. He was best known as the lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist and songwriter for the rock band the Cars. In 2018, Ocasek was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the Cars.
DEATH: Ocasek died in New York City on September 15, 2019; he was 75 years old. No cause of death has been confirmed.