Richie Havens dead at 72

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Richie Havens, legendary guitarist and folk singer who opened Woodstock festival, dead at 72


Richie Havens, a seminal member of the New York folk scene of the '60s, died Monday morning from a sudden heart attack.
He was 72.
Havens, widely admired for his briskly rhythmic guitar style and richly textured voice, became a part of history for serving as the opening performer at the Woodstock festival in 1969.


Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/music-arts/folk-icon-richie-havens-dead-72-article-1.1324488#ixzz2REcbSqQ8

 

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That's the way to go. Sudden heart attack.
Grab the ol' chest and collapse.
Fuck that hanging around nursing homes bullshit.

I was a fan. RIP Ritchie.
 

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R.I.P. Richie Vallens
 

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Sometimes he feels like a pulseless child