Velvet Underground Legend Lou Reed Dies at 71

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Legendary musician and ultimate cool rocker Lou Reed passed away today at the untimely age of 71 years old.

Reed, whose pioneering rock band the Velvet Underground was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1996, had allegedly undergone a liver transplant in May but no cause of death has been determined. The ‘Walk on the Wild Side‘ singer is survived by wife Laurie Anderson.