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Yes co-founder and bass guitarist Chris Squire dies at 67

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Yes co-founder and bass guitarist Chris Squire dies at 67

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Bassist and co-founder of British progressive rock band Yes has died after battling leukemia. The news was confirmed by bandmates on their Facebook page:

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It's with the heaviest of hearts and unbearable sadness that we must inform you of the passing of our dear friend.

“It’s with the heaviest of hearts and unbearable sadness that we must inform you of the passing of our dear friend.”

The band said Squire died peacefully in Phoenix, Arizona.

Tributes poured in on Twitter.