About Richie Havens

Richie Havens
Richard Pierce Havens, known as Richie Havens, was an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. His music encompassed elements of folk, soul, and rhythm and blues. He is best known for his intense and rhythmic guitar style, soulful covers of pop and folk songs, and his opening performance at the 1969 Woodstock Festival. Wikipedia
January 21, 1941, Brooklyn, New York
April 22, 2013, Jersey City, New Jersey

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