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Static-X frontman Wayne Static (born Wayne Richard Wells) has passed away at the age of 48. Static-X was best known for their hit single “Push It” from the nu metal boom in the late ‘90s/early 2000s.

The band’s music appeared on such film soundtracks as Bride of Chucky, Scream 3, Dracula 2000, Idle Hands, Valentine and Queen of the Damned.

Although a cause of death has not been revealed, drugs are believed to have been a contributing factor.