Rita MacNeil Photos From Storied Career

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<a href=Rita MacNeil died Tuesday at age 68 after a long and storied musical career. In this photo, the late Stompin' Tom Connors and MacNeil chat prior to the 20th Annual SOCAN Awards gala in Toronto on Monday, Nov. 23, 2009. (CP)" />
Rita MacNeil died Tuesday at age 68 after a long and storied musical career. In this photo, the late Stompin' Tom Connors and MacNeil chat prior to the 20th Annual SOCAN Awards gala in Toronto on Monday, Nov. 23, 2009. (CP)

Rita MacNeil died Tuesday at age 68 after a long and storied musical career.

The singer passed away due to complications from surgery, according to a statement published on her website.

The Canadian musical icon won three Junos and recorded well over 20 albums.

You can see photos from her storied career in the slideshow below.

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Rita MacNeil Through The Years
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In photos: Singer Rita MacNeil through the years