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|Born||January 21, 1941
Brooklyn, New York City, United States
|Died||April 22, 2013
Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
|Genres||Folk rock, funk|
|Occupations||Musician, songwriter, activist|
|Instruments||Vocals, guitar, sitar|
|Labels||Verve Forecast, Universal, Stormy Forest, MGM, A&M, PolyGram, Solar, Epic, SME, Rykodisc|
Richard "Richie" Havens (January 21, 1941 – April 22, 2013) or Richard P. Havens; was an American folk singer and a guitarist who performed at Woodstock 1969. He also performed cover versions of famous popular songs.
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- "Richie Havens, Folk and Woodstock Legend, Dead at 72". Billboard. April 22, 2013. http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/1559103/richie-havens-folk-and-woodstock-legend-dead-at-72. Retrieved 22 April 2013.
- Cubarrubia, RJ (April 22, 2013). "Richie Havens, Folk Icon, Dead at 72". Rolling Stone. http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/richie-havens-folk-icon-dead-at-72-20130422. Retrieved 22 April 2013.
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