Ric Ocasek dead at 75: The Cars lead singer remembered as gift to new wave

CNET | 9/15/2019 | Bonnie Burton
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Ric Ocasek of The Cars performs during the 33rd Annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at Public Auditorium on April 14, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio.

Ric Ocasek, most famous as the founder and frontman of the iconic new wave band The Cars, has died, the New York Police Department confirmed Sunday.

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He was found unresponsive at his East 19th Street residence in Manhattan on Sunday, according to NYPD reports from. The NYPD didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.

Ocasek released seven studio albums with The Cars between 1978 and 2011, beginning with their hit self-titled album featuring the singles "My Best Friend's Girl" and "Good Times Roll."

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Ocasek also released several solo albums, including Beatitude (1982), Fireball Zone (1990), Troublizing...
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