Geddy Lee is a Canadian singer-songwriter famous for being the lead vocalist, keyboardist and bassist of the rock band Rush whose hits include Working Man, Subdivisions and Tom Sawyer. In 2000, he released his first solo album titled My Favorite Headache. He is regarded as one of the greatest heavy metal vocalists of all time.
He was born to Mary and Morris Weinrib. In 1976, he got married to Nancy Young, with whom he had two children: Julian and Kyla.
As a member of Rush, he was nominated into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1994 and 2013 respectively.
His mother and father were both Jewish holocaust survivors.
He is a keen wine collector, who has a collection of several thousands of wine bottles.
But, I would be naive not to recognize the number of musicians who tell me they have been influenced by me and sight me - as well as Alex and Neil - as a musician who has been a positive influence on their playing.Geddy Lee
I have such an extreme attitude about work, where I can just completely be derelict of my responsibilities and then when I am not derelict, I am completely indulged in it. I swing pretty wildly from the two extremes.Geddy Lee
I prefer to think of myself as a musician who is still learning and trying to do something every time out.Geddy Lee
With the help of modern technology, I can compose intricate keyboard parts and then I have to go back and learn them in order to perform them properly.Geddy Lee
is a famous Canadian singer-songwriter, bass player, and producer,
who was born on
July 29, 1953. As a person born on this date, Geddy Lee is listed in our database as the 12th
most popular celebrity for the day (July 29) and the 37th most popular for the year (1953).
People born on July 29
fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion.
Geddy Lee is the 416th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Geddy Lee's birthday, Geddy Lee is the 115th most famous Canadian and ranks 3rd in famous people born in North York, Ontario, Canada.
In general, Geddy Lee ranks as the 4923rd
most popular famous person, and the 8th most popular bassist of all time.
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