Ric Ocasek, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Ric Ocasek

American musician

Date of Birth: 23-Mar-1949

Place of Birth: Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Date of Death: 15-Sep-2019

Profession: composer, singer, record producer, singer-songwriter, musician, guitarist

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Aries

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About Ric Ocasek

  • Richard Theodore Otcasek (March 23, 1944 – September 15, 2019), known as Ric Ocasek, was an American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer and painter.
  • He was the lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist and songwriter for the rock band the Cars.
  • In addition to his work with the Cars, Ocasek recorded seven solo albums, and his song "Emotion in Motion" was a top 20 hit in the United States in 1986.
  • Ocasek also worked as a record producer for artists such as Suicide, Bad Brains, Weezer, Nada Surf, Guided by Voices, and No Doubt.
  • In 2018, Ocasek was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the Cars.

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