Ric Ocasek, frontman and co-founder of The Cars, has died at the age of 75, according to reports.
Over the weekend, police received a call regarding an unconscious male at a Manhattan townhouse. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Cars – who Ocasek co-founded with Benjamin Orr in 1976 – first came to prominence with their self-titled, 1978 debut album.
Featuring hits, such as My Best Friend’s Girl and Just What I Needed and Good Times Roll, the chart climbing album went 6x Platinum.