The profile of the Canadian rock giants was about to rise around the world, as their seventh album hit the US chart on 2 February 1980.
uDiscover presents a specially-compiled "poll of polls" Rush playlist.
Neil Peart, the drummer and lyricist of Rush, died on 7 January in Santa Monica, CA at the age of 67, following a years-long battle with brain cancer.
Lee has also written the foreword for 'The Flyer Vault: 150 Years of Toronto Concert History,' a new book by Daniel Tate and Rob Bowman.
The film, which takes viewers behind the scenes of Rush's 2015 "R40" 40th-anniversary tour, features song performances, soundcheck and backstage footage.
From powerhouse belters to multi-octave vocalists with mind-boggling versatility, the best male rock singers have left their mark on music history.
Four mighty strings and 50 mighty players: the best bassists are the ones who carve out signature sounds and play as many memorable licks as the guitarists.
The film promises highlights from Rush’s 2015 R40 Live tour, plus backstage footage, exclusive interviews and more.
Filmed during Rush's final world tour, the R40 Tour, in 2015, the movie will be in select cinemas across the world on 21 August.
Of the signings, the Rush frontman said: “We just go out there and get to meet some fans and it’s a really nice vibe."
The graphic novel is an "epic, fully authorised graphic novel chronicles the birth of Rush’s classic album A Farewell To Kings."
In an interview with uDiscover Music, Geddy Lee talks about his ‘Big Beautiful Book Of Bass’ and the musical heroes he’d loved to have played with.
The book promises to include "every setlist, every opening act, and every noteworthy moment, meticulously researched and vetted by the band themselves."
The bassist and vocalist immersed himself in completing his book after his band announced they were retiring from the road.
The Canadian prog-rock legends have been on hiatus since wrapping up their North American R40 tour in 2015.