Rock and roll icon Lou Reed died today at the age of 71. It's gonna take awhile for us to process the fact that Reed won't be here to insult, scare, amuse and inspire us anymore. But it'll take an even longer amount of time to accept that we will no longer hear any new music from one of the most brilliant, influential songwriters of the 20th century. Show More Summary
US musician and Velvet Underground frontman Lou Reed has died at the age of 71. The singer-songwriter, whose best-known hits included Perfect Day and Walk On The Wild Side, was considered one of the most influential in rock music. The Velvet Underground became known for their fusion of art and music and collaborating with Andy Warhol. Show More Summary
Lou Reed, a founding member of the Velvet Underground and one of the most influential rock musicians of the past 50 years, died today at the age of 71. In 1998, he was the focus of Rock and Roll Heart, an installment in the “American Masters” documentary series on PBS.... More »
Lou Reed, front man for the iconic Velvet Underground, the band Rolling Stone Magazine once called the most influential rock bank in history, has died following a liver transplant at the age of 71. He's remembered at the Williamsburg Hall of Music for that influence. Show More Summary
Rock pioneer Lou Reed has passed away at the age of 71. In addition to his sterling solo career, he co-founded the Velvet Underground, considered one of the most influential rock groups of all time. John Cale, the band's co-founder,Show More Summary
Velvet Underground leader, legendary guitarist, and rock pioneer Lou Reed died on Sunday (Oct. 17) at the age of 71. Watch this rare Velvet Underground TV performance from the 60s.
One of the most influential musicians of all time has passed away at the age of 71. Read the full article on AICN Nordling here. Lou Reed, one of the most beloved rock and roll artists of all time, from his young days with The Velvet...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — Lou Reed, the punk poet of rock n' roll who profoundly influenced generations of musicians as leader of the Velvet Underground and remained a vital solo performer for decades after, died Sunday age 71.
(Reuters) - Lou Reed, whose band the Velvet Underground became one of the most influential in rock by fusing art and music in 1960s' New York through its collaboration with artist Andy Warhol, died on Sunday at age 71, Rolling Stone reported.
Lou Reed, rock legend and music pioneer, is dead at age 71. No official cause of death has been released. It is unknown if Reed’s liver transplant operation earlier this year is connected, Rolling Stone reports. Born Lewis Allan Reed in Brooklyn, 1942, little did young Lou know he would become one of the world’s... Show More Summary
According to Rolling Stone, rock pioneer Lou Reed has died at the age of 71. They report that he received a liver transplant in May but the cause of his death has not yet been released. More details on the illustrious life of Reed, the former frontman for The Velvet Underground, can be found at […]
Musician Lou Reed has died at age 71. Reed, a founding member of the Velvet Underground, shaped modern rock music, influencing punk rock, art and rock & roll. The Velvet Underground were a vital part of Andy Warhol’s Exploding Plastic Inevitable (Warhol produced the band’s debut album), and gained a cult following in the 1980s.
The singer and songwriter who led The Velvet Underground and influenced generations of musicians has died at age 71, according to reports. Lou Reed's solo career made him into a rock icon after the experimental band disbanded.
Iconic rocker Lou Reed has died today at the age of 71, reports Rolling Stone in a lengthy obituary celebrating the "massively influential songwriter and guitarist who helped shape nearly fifty years of rock music." No cause of death was immediately released, but Reed underwent a life-saving liver transplant in...
No. No no no. Lou Reed, rock ‘n’ roll legend and frontman of the Velvet Underground, passed away in New York City at age 71 today. No cause of death has been released yet, but Reed underwent a liver transplant in May. Satellite’s gone up to skies. Enjoy your walk on the wild side, Lou. [...]
Lou Reed, rock legend and Velvet Underground leader, died today at the age of 71. Read more...
Rock legend and Velvet Underground frontman Lou Reed died this morning at the age of 71... according to reports.Details surrounding Reed's death are unclear, but he underwent a liver transplant back in May. As TMZ first reported... complications…
Did you think Rock of Ages was a horrendously bad movie? Don’t worry you are not alone. Actor Alec Baldwin, who played a character in the movie, also believes that the movie was “a complete disaster” that never should have been made....Show More Summary
As if last week’s wild assault on director Michael Bay wasn’t enough, now Hong Kong police are saying there’s been a second extortion attempt of the set of Transformers: Age Of Extinction. The government said in a release that a crew...Show More Summary
After these selfies, you'll be convinced that life begins at 40. Actress Gabrielle Union shared a few photos of herbikini body this week... and it's sizzling. In the pics, Union poses in a nude bikini, proving that age is just a number. "Just smile... Kills em everytime #ItsNeverThatSerious #40," she tweeted. Excuse us while we pick our jaws off the ground. She looks amazing.