Woodstock Singer Richie Havens Dead at 72

The folk singer performed for three hours as the first act at the 1969 music festival.
0:43 | 04/23/13

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Transcript for Woodstock Singer Richie Havens Dead at 72
Some Brooklyn's own Richie Havens has passed he was a remarkable -- I -- and we all have known right. As music course lifted spirits and songs brighten the world havens listening to him. -- inside native American father an African American mom. Grew up and Brooklyn singing doo -- until the words of folk music touched his soul. He had -- Bob Dylan and -- upon -- and then. Would stop playing -- the --

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