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    Unhappy Folk legend Richie Havens has died at age 72

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    Talking Points Memo ‏@TPM24m
    Folk legend Richie Havens, who performed at Woodstock in 1969, is dead at 72 http://bit.ly/126jDHd
    I can still hear him singing Freedom (Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child).

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    jay smooth ‏@jsmooth995 10m
    RIP Richie Havens https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBgsV6pS_IA … | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tf1B9ktRCkg
    David Corn ‏@DavidCornDC 46m
    #RichieHavens. Here Comes the Sun. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VBbXK...fClp14fQR5IW6T
    Last edited by dardar1126; 04-22-2013 at 11:19 PM.

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    Another beautiful voice silenced. R.I.P.

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    What a bad day for great singers

    He did a wonderful cover of "Here Comes the Sun".
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    Let the river rock you like a cradle. Climb to the treetops child if you're able
    R.I.P. Richie Havens. Love your sound always!

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    The Progressive Mag ‏@theprogressive 27m
    Richie Havens’s Daughter Says Goodbye | By Rachel Marco-Havens: http://goo.gl/gvImF
    Asawin Suebsaeng ‏@swin24 4m
    The late Richie Havens: a damn fine musician, & a huge advocate for peace, justice, & teaching ecology to kids: http://bit.ly/13sLl0E
    Last edited by dardar1126; 04-23-2013 at 07:34 PM.

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    We will miss that unique voice. R.I.P. Richie.
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    Another icon of my youth -- gone.
    RIP

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    Richie Havens performs Dylan's "License To Kill' - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JltNL...e&noredirect=1

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    Another Woodstock memory has passed... RIP Richie Havens.
    Happiness is being married to your best friend!

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    I will miss his beautiful voice. RIP, Richie. My condolences to his family.

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    Great Performances ‏@GPerfPBS 1h
    Our official "In Memoriam" honoring the wonderful artist and man, Richie Havens. Features him performing "Freedom" http://to.pbs.org/15LxaYy

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