Singer of The Velvet Underground Lou Reed passed away at age 71
United States, October 27, 2013
Today, the singer, guitarist and songwriter of The Velvet Underground Lou Reed died at age 71, as was announced by Rolling Stone. By the time the causes were not disclosed.
It should be recalled, however, that Reed had undergone a liver transplant in May.
In the late 60s, The Velvet Underground fused American rock with European musical avant-garde, adding poetry lyrics.