Gerard Smith -- bassist for TV On The Radio -- died today at the age of 34 after battling lung cancer.
The band released the news on its website, saying ... "We are very sad to announce the death of our beloved friend and
bandmate, Gerard Smith, following a courageous fight against lung
cancer. We will miss him terribly."
The band just told fans a month ago that Smith had cancer.
TV On The Radio's Bassist -- Dead at 34
4/20/2011 5:58 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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