I had heard that he wasn't going on the next tour due to "a medical procedure". But this is still a huge shock. The drummer for, arguably, the greatest rock band of all time is gone.
"Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at 80"
""He passed away peacefully in a London hospital earlier today surrounded by his family," his publicist said."
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