Canadian musicians who died due to Clear-cell sarcoma

Here are 1 famous musicians from Canada died in Clear-cell sarcoma:

Kate McGarrigle

Kate McGarrigle (February 6, 1946 Montreal-January 18, 2010 Montreal) a.k.a. Kate or The McGarrigle Sisters was a Canadian singer, singer-songwriter, musician and film score composer. She had two children, Martha Wainwright and Rufus Wainwright.

Genres she performed: Folk music.

Kate McGarrigle was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and grew up in the Laurentian Mountains village of Saint-Sauveur-des-Monts. Together with her sister, Anna McGarrigle, she formed the folk music duo "The McGarrigle Sisters". They released their debut album in 1975, which received critical acclaim and helped to launch their music career.

Throughout her career, Kate collaborated with numerous artists, including Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt, and Neko Case. She also composed music for film and television, including the score for the 1987 French-Canadian film "Salamandre".

In addition to her music career, Kate was also known for her philanthropic work. She was a strong advocate for cancer research and fundraising, particularly after her own battle with cancer in the early 1990s. Kate passed away in 2010 at the age of 63, leaving behind a lasting legacy in Canadian folk music.

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