Lou Reed’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)


Death Date

October 27, 2013

Age of Death

71 years


Rock Singer

The rock singer Lou Reed died at the age of 71 . Below is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Rock ‘n’ roll musician and singer who was the frontman of the band the Velvet Underground and who made his solo debut with the hit “Walk on the Wild Side.”

He married Betty Reed in 1973, Sylvia Morales in 1980, and then Laurie Anderson on April 12, 2008. 



“Music should come crashing out of your speakers and grab you, and the lyrics should challenge whatever preconceived notions that listener has.” (Lou Reed)


“Perfect Night has that magic and it has the raw energy that grabs you by the throat.” (Lou Reed)


“Take a walk on the wild side.” (Lou Reed)


“I don’t like nostalgia unless it’s mine.” (Lou Reed)


“The music is all. People should die for it. People are dying for everything else, so why not the music?” (Lou Reed)