Lou Reed, R.I.P. – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age and Birthday

The Rock Singer Lou Reed passed away at age 71; this age of death has to be considered respectable. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Lou Reed 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. 

How did Lou Reed die?

Lou Reed's death was caused by 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

Quotes by Lou Reed

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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Sound is more than just noise. Ordered sound is music. My life is music.

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I don’t like nostalgia unless it’s mine.

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I cleaned up my act because otherwise I would have kicked the bucket.

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You can’t beat two guitars, bass, and drums.

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