The Cars

Ric Ocasek’s widow Paulina Porizkova remembers her last moments with the Cars frontman

Paulina Porizkova, the widow of late Cars frontman Ric Ocasek, has recalled her last moments with her husband, and praised his "incredible gentleness". The singer died...

Watch Red Hot Chili Peppers cover The Cars’ ‘Just What I Needed’ in tribute to Ric Ocasek

Red Hot Chili Peppers have joined the growing ranks of artists who have paid tribute to the late Ric Ocasek by covering The Cars. As...

Watch The Killers cover The Cars’ ‘My Best Friend’s Girl’ in tribute to Ric Ocasek

The Killers have paid tribute to the late Ric Ocasek by covering The Cars' 'My Best Friend's Girl'. Ric Ocasek, 1944-2019 - The NME...

The Cars’ 10 best songs

My Best Friend's Girl (1978)  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RyFo6p6LGkA “Nothing in that song happened to me personally,” once said the songwriter of The Cars second hit single. “I just...

Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus releases cover of The Cars’ ‘Just What I Needed’ in tribute to Ric Ocasek

Blink-182's Mark Hoppus has shared an unreleased cover of The Cars' 'Just What I Needed' in tribute to the late Ric Ocasek. The frontman of...

The Cars’ Ric Ocasek’s cause of death revealed

The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek died from heart disease which was worsened by emphysema, it's been confirmed. The singer was found dead at his Manhattan...

The best covers of songs by Ric Ocasek’s The Cars – including Nirvana, Smashing Pumpkins and The Strokes

“The Cars had it all: the looks, the hooks, Beat-romance lyrics, killer choruses, guitar solos that pissed off your parents, dazzling music videos,” Brandon...

Watch footage from Ric Ocasek’s last performance with The Cars

After the sad news broke of the death of The Cars' frontman Ric Ocasek, fans have been celebrating his life by re-sharing footage of...
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