The Cure Drummer Andy Anderson Dies at 68

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Andy Anderson, former drummer of the Cure, has died.

His former bandmate, Lol Tolhurst, confirmed the news. After a battle with terminal cancer, Anderson passed away at 68 years old.

Anderson revealed he was at Terminal 4 cancer in a Facebook post earlier this month:

Hi guy’s, I am and I have Terminal 4 Cancer, and their is no way of returning back from that, it’s totally covering the…

Posted by Andy Anderson on Sunday, February 17, 2019

He joined the Cure after Tolhurst moved from drummer to keyboardist after Pornography was released, with his first studio album appearance courtesy of The Tops in 1984.

Anderson also performed with Iggy Pop, Peter Gabriel, and more.

(Photo: Andy Anderson, Facebook)

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