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A real music icon, Rush drummer Neil Peart (born on September 12, 1952, in Hamilton, Ontario) isn’t with us anymore. He has left our world for another journey, since he passed away on Tuesday (09/01/2020) in Santa Monica, California, after having been diagnosed with brain cancer. Peart was a drum legend, as his drum style was unique, very complex and powerful, a great influence for generations and generations of musicians. Apart from being a drumming genius, Peart wrote lyrics and many books. Rush’s Alex Lifeson and Geddy Lee issued the following statement on Twitter: