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'The Cars' Frontman Found Dead At 70

Ric Ocasek, front man of The cars, has been discovered unconscious and unresponsive in his apartment.

His estranged wive of 28 years made the discovery around 6:40am AEST (Sunday 4:40pm in New York) and alerted paramedics, however, attempts to revive Ric were unsuccessful.

It appears he has died from natural causes at 70 years of age.

Ric and his band, The Cars, were best known for their hits 'Drive' and 'You might think', their success earning them a spot in the Rock'n'Roll hall of fame last year.