John Rutsey

 

 

Age: 55

 

Summary: former drummer and co-founding member of the Canadian hard rock band Rush who played on the Not Fade Away single and its version You Can't Fight It from their first debut album in 1974 but later left the group shortly after Rush's self-titled album was released and was replaced by then-drummer Neil Peart.

 

 

Cause of Death: Apparent heart attack

 

Born: May 14, 1953

 

Died: May 11, 2008

 

Location: Toronto, Canada