Steam singer Gary DeCarlo dies at 75 after battle with lung cancer

Gary DeCarlo, the lead singer of Steam, has died at the age of 75, TMZ reported.

DeCarlo was the lead singer of Gary and Steam, a band that rose to fame with their number one hit "Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye." The song rose to additional fame when it was featured in the film, "Remember the Titans." The song originally topped the charts in 1969.

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - APRIL 25: Gary DeCarlo of 'Steam' attends day 2 of the Chiller Theater Expo at Sheraton Parsippany Hotel on April 25, 2015 in Parsippany, New Jersey. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - MARCH 02: Musician Gary DeCarlo attends the David T. Jones Memorial / Monkees Convention 2013 at the Sheraton Meadowlands Hotel & Conference Center on March 2, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - MARCH 15: Gary DeCarlo attends the 2014 Monkee Official Convention at the Hilton Meadowlands Hotel on March 15, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
PARSIPPANY, NJ - APRIL 25: Gary DeCarlo attends the 2014 Chiller Theatre Expo at the Sheraton Parsippany Hotel on April 25, 2014 in Parsippany, New Jersey. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
PARSIPPANY, NJ - OCTOBER 24: Gary DeCarlo attends Day 1 of the Chiller Theatre Expo at Sheraton Parsippany Hotel on October 24, 2014 in Parsippany, New Jersey. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
PARSIPPANY, NJ - APRIL 21: Gary DeCarlo of Steam attends Chiller Theatre Expo Spring 2017 at Hilton Parsippany on April 21, 2017 in Parsippany, New Jersey. (Photo by Bobby Bank/Getty Images)
PARSIPPANY, NJ - APRIL 23: Gary DeCarlo attends the 2016 Chiller Theater Expo at Parsippany Hilton on April 23, 2016 in Parsippany, New Jersey. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
PARSIPPANY, NJ - APRIL 26: Musician Gary DeCarlo of 'Steam' attends the 2013 Chiller Theatre Expo at Sheraton Parsippany Hotel on April 26, 2013 in Parsippany, New Jersey. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
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DeCarlo was reportedly battling lung cancer at the time of his death and was in hospice care when he passed away.

DeCarlo is survived by his wife.

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