Monkees Singer and Bass Guitarist Peter Tork Dead at 77

TMZ | 2/21/2019 | Staff
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Peter Tork -- the lovable member of the pop band, The Monkees -- died Thursday after a decade-long battle with tongue cancer.

Peter's sister reportedly confirmed the musician's death but did not reveal where he passed or the cause. The Monkees singer was diagnosed in 2009 with a rare cancer ... adenoid cystic carcinoma.

Tork - Wise-cracking - Music - Group - Bass

Tork was known as the wise-cracking, self-described "dummy" of the made-for-TV music group ... who played bass guitar and keyboard.

His biggest claim to fame, musically, might be the piano intro on the group's mega hit, "Daydream Believer."

Vocals - Lead

He also contributed on vocals, singing the lead on...
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