Rock Legend Lou Reed dies at 71
October 28, 2013
Best known as the founder, guitarist and lead singer/songwriter of 1960s band The Velvet Underground, the star went on to have an illustrious solo career, with hits such as ‘Walk On The Wild Side.’
Reed died in Southampton, New York of an ailment related to his recent liver transplant, according to his literary agent, Andrew Wylie, who added that Reed had been in frail health for months. Reed shared a home in Southampton with his wife and fellow musician, Laurie Anderson, whom he married in 2008.
The Velvet underground pictured in 1970.
|RIP Lou Reed.|
|Reed with wife Laurie at the GQ man of the year award in September 2013.|
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