Remembering Lou Reed

Lou Reed, anchor of New York rock band the Velvet Underground and widely regarded as one of pop’s most influential musicians, has died. These are a very few of his influential hits.

Hall of Fame Induction -1996

The Velvet Underground performs at the 1996 Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

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'Walk on the Wild Side'

'Walk on the Wild Side' - Original footage from 1973

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'Sweet Jane' live

Lou Reed in live sessions at West 54th (October 31, 1998)

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'Sunday Morning'

Reed performs live at Fourvière Lyon in 2011.

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'Perfect Day'

Elvis Costello and Lou Reed sing one of Reed's notable recordings, "Perfect Day."

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A live version of "Heroin" by Velvet Underground in Paris, 1973.

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Videos: Live performances on YouTube