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TV on the Radio’s Gerard Smith Dies of Lung Cancer

April 20, 2011 | By Wire Service

TV on the Radio bassist Gerard Smith has died of lung cancer, the band announced on its official website Wednesday.

“We are very sad to announce the death of our beloved friend and bandmate, Gerard Smith, following a courageous fight against lung cancer,” the band’s statement reads. “Gerard passed away the morning of April 20th, 2011. We will miss him terribly.”