Death of Lou Reed: Age, Cause of Death, Date of Death, What Really Happened!

Death of Lou Reed

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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. 

How did Lou Reed die?

Rock Singer Lou Reed died in 2013, 71 years old. The cause of death was Alcohol-related Liver Disease.

Information about the death of Lou Reed
Cause of deathAlcohol-related Liver Disease
Age of death71 years
ProfessionRock Singer
BirthdayMarch 2, 1942
Death dateOctober 27, 2013
Place of deathAmagansett, New York, United States
Place of burialCremated, Ashes given to family or friend


Life is like Sanskrit read to a pony.

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Meditation doesn’t have to be complicated. What I do is about as simple as you can get. You could just count the beads, one, two, three, with your eyes closed or open, whatever makes you happy.

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I was a product of Andy Warhol’s Factory. All I did was sit there and observe these incredibly talented and creative people who were continually making art, and it was impossible not to be affected by that.

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If it has more than three chords, it’s jazz.

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How can anybody learn anything from an artwork when the piece of art only reflects the vanity of the artist and not reality?

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