Lou Reed

Lou Reed

American singer, songwriter, musician
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Lou Reed

Lewis Allan Reed (March 2, 1942 – October 27, 2013) was an American musician, singer and songwriter. He was the guitarist, singer, and principal songwriter for the rock band the Velvet Underground, with a solo career that spanned five decades. The Velvet Underground achieved little commercial success during their existence, but they are now recognized as one of the most influential bands in rock, underground, experimental, and alternative music.

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Full name at birth
Lewis Allen Reed
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Claim to fame
The Velvet Underground and other prolific rock
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Date of birth
2 March 1942
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Place of birth
Brooklyn, New York City, New York USA
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Date of death
27 October 2013
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Southampton, New York USA
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Cause of death
Liver Failure
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Occupation
Musician, Actor, Composer
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5' 5" (165 cm)
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Net worth
$15,000,000 USD
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High school
Freeport High School, Freeport, NY
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University
BA, Syracuse University, NY (1964)
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