LOS ANGELES (CBSLA)  —  The rock world — already dealing with the death of Eddie Money — took to social media Sunday evening to remember Cars front man Ric Ocasek.

He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last year but as a hit maker for over three decades, Ocasek long ago earned respect and admiration among his peers.

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In recent years, the prolific songwriter worked behind the scenes as a producer for such groups as Weezer.

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