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Benjamin Orr
Birth: Sep. 8, 1947
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 4, 2000
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Musician. In 1976, he and Ric Ocasek co-founded the rock group The Cars in Boston. He was their bass player and sang lead vocals on their hit songs "Just What I Needed", "Let's Go", "Candy-O", and their biggest hit "Drive". Orr also had a post-Cars solo hit "Stay The Night". His last years were spent in Atlanta, where he formed the band Big People with musicians from other classic rock outfits, which included Ted Nugent sideman Derek St. Holmes, .38 Special guitarist Jeff Carlisi and Billy Joel's drummer, Liberty DeVito. 

Cause of death: Pancreatic cancer
Saint Patrick Cemetery
Geauga County
Ohio, USA
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Record added: Oct 09, 2000
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Thinking of you today, in memory of all of the other recent musicians passings, and still missing you so much.
- Debbie in Virginia
 Added: May. 9, 2016
hi ben stoppin by to say hello brother rip handsome yur music well live in arhearts forver
- frerick varano
 Added: Apr. 26, 2016
hi ben stopping by to say hi miss u so much brther love u u will always be my role model forver stil playyur videos music everyday laying on a cool breeze ocean rip sexy miss u so much
- frerick varano
 Added: Apr. 21, 2016
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