Fleetwood Mac’s Christine McVie dies at 79

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(CNN) – Fleetwood Mac’s Christine McVie has died at age 79.

Her family says she passed away peacefully in the company of family at a hospital Wednesday after a brief illness.

The singer-songwriter was behind some of Fleetwood Mac’s biggest hits.

The band issued a statement saying she was the best musician anyone could have in their band and the best friend anyone could have in their life.