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Lee, Geddy

LC control no.n 92005760
Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingLee, Geddy
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Variant(s)Weinrib, Gary Lee
Lee, Gordon, 1953 July 29-
See alsoCorporate body: Rush (Musical group)
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Biography/History noteGeddy Lee (born Gary Lee Weinrib; July 29, 1953), known professionally as Geddy Lee, is a Canadian musician, singer, and songwriter best known as the lead vocalist, bassist, and keyboardist for the Canadian rock group Rush. Lee joined what would become Rush in September 1968, at the request of his childhood friend Alex Lifeson, replacing original bassist and frontman Jeff Jones. Lee's first solo effort, My Favourite Headache, was released in 2000.
Associated countryCanada
Birth date1953-07-29
Place of birthToronto (Ont.)
Field of activityRock music Bass guitar Keyboards (Music) Singing
Profession or occupationBass guitarists Keyboard players Singers
Found inHis Signals [SR] p1982: container insert (Geddy Lee)
Wikidata via Wikipedia, November 29, 2016 (Geddy Lee; award received: Officer of the Order of Canada; sex or gender: male; VIAF identifier: 70580591; ISNI: 0000000073754306; occupation: singer, bassist, keyboardist, musician, pianist; member of: Rush; date of birth: +1953-07-29T00:00:00Z; place of birth: Toronto; alias: Gary Lee Weinrib)
LAC internal file, July 22, 2019 (heading: Lee, Geddy; variants: Lee, Gordon; Weinrib, Gary)
National bib agency no.0008C6719E
Associated languageeng
Quality codenlc