Singer-songwriter David Berman who formed indie group `Silver Jews` in the 1990s passed away on Thursday. He was 52.
Music label Drag City confirmed the news on their official Twitter account.
Paying tribute to Berman, Drag City called the late singer, "a great friend and one of the most inspiring individuals we`ve ever known."
We couldn't be more sorry to tell you this. David Berman passed away earlier today. A great friend and one of the most inspiring individuals we've ever known is gone. Rest easy, David. pic.twitter.com/5n5bctcu4j