gord downie

Stream Gord Downie’s Introduce Yerself

The Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie died this month after a battle with brain cancer. After his diagnosis, he continued to be wildly productive, with…
Chris DeVille, Stereogum / October 27, 2017

Drake Posts Tribute to Gord Downie: “Rest in Peace Legend”

Fellow Canadian Drake is the latest to pay tribute to the Tragically Hip's Gord Downie, who died Monday after a battle with brain cancer. Drake posted an Instagram…
Liz Cantrell / October 19, 2017

Feist – “The Stranger” (Gord Downie Cover)

Feist paid tribute to the late Gord Downie today with a cover of "The Stranger," the moving opener off his 2016 studio album Secret Path. "I send out this…
Monique Melendez / October 18, 2017

Watch Justin Trudeau’s Tearful Tribute to Gord Downie

Gord Downie, the lead singer of the seminal Canadian alt-rock band The Tragically Hip, died last night following a long struggle with brain cancer. In an article…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 18, 2017

The Tragically Hip’s Gord Downie Dead at 53

Gord Downie, the frontman for legendary Canadian rock group The Tragically Hip, has died, the band confirmed this morning in a statement. He was 53.
Taylor Berman / October 18, 2017