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  The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek dies aged 75

Dated: 17/09/19

Ric Ocasek, the frontman of US band The Cars, best known for their 1980s hit single Drive, has died aged 75. Ocasek was found dead in his apartment in Manhattan on Sunday afternoon, when police responded to a 911 call. There were no signs of foul play and a post-mortem is to take place, the NYPD said. Ocasek sang, played guitar and wrote most of the band's songs. His death comes a year after The Cars were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.