- Name: Lou Reed
- Born: 03/02/1942
- Died: 10/27/2013 (71 years old)
- Occupation: Musician, singer, songwriter, composer, photographer
Lewis Allan Reed (March 2, 1942 – October 27, 2013) was an American musician, singer, songwriter and poet. He was the rhythm and lead guitarist, singer and principal songwriter for the rock band the Velvet Underground and had a solo career that spanned five decades. The Velvet Underground was not a commercial success during its existence, but became regarded as one of the most influential bands in the history of underground and alternative rock music.
Birth Name: Lewis Allan Reed
Alias: Lewis Allan Reed
Genre: Rock, experimental, proto-punk, glam rock, art rock, noise rock
Birth Place: New York City, New York, U.S.
Death Place: East Hampton, New York, U.S.
Lou Reed quotes :
How can anybody learn anything from an artwork when the piece of art only reflects the vanity of the artist and not reality?Lou Reed