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The Tragically Hip's Frontman Gord Downie Dies At 53

His family says he 'knew this day was coming.'

Gord Downie, lead singer of Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip, died at the age of 53 on Tuesday, October 17. Downie’s family made the announcement via Instagram on Wednesday. The frontman had been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer last year.



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