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21 Lou Reed Songs You Need To Hear

The Velvet Underground frontman and solo legend, who died this weekend, has nearly 50 years worth of hits and influential tunes. Here's a quick primer.

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1. "I'm Waiting For The Man"

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Off 1967's The Velvet Underground & Nico.

2. "Venus In Furs"

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Off 1967's The Velvet Underground & Nico.

3. "Heroin"

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Off 1967's The Velvet Underground & Nico.

4. "White Light/White Heat"

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Off 1968's White Light/White Heat.

5. "Candy Says"

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Off 1969's The Velvet Underground.

6. "Pale Blue Eyes"

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Off 1969's The Velvet Underground.

7. "Sweet Jane"

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Off 1970's Loaded.

8. "Rock and Roll"

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Off 1970's Loaded.

9. "I Found a Reason"

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From 1970's Loaded.

10. "Andy's Chest"

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From 1972's Transformer.

11. "Perfect Day"

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From 1972's Transformer.

12. "Walk on the Wild Side"

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From 1972's Transformer.

13. "Satellite of Love"

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From 1972's Transformer.

14. "Ride Sally Ride"

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From 1974's Sally Can't Dance.

15. "NY Stars"

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From 1974's Sally Can't Dance.

16. "Street Hassle"

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From 1978's Street Hassle.

17. "Legendary Hearts"

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From 1983's Legendary Hearts.

18. "Martial Law"

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From 1983's Legendary Hearts.

19. "New Sensations"

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From 1984's New Sensations.

20. "Dirty Blvd."

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From 1989's New York.

21. "Endless Cycle"

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From 1989's New York.