b. March 2, 1942

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Velvet Underground release their fourth album on November 15, 1970. It’s an undeniable classic featuring a couple of their most famous songs – “Sweet Jane” and “Rock and Roll.”

It’s # 110 on Rolling Stone’s list of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time. 

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Released on March 12, 1967, panned by critics and a colossal failure sales-wise, The Velvet Underground and Nico has become one of the most influential and important rock albums in poular music history.  By 2002, it ranked #13 on Rolling Stone’s 500 greatest albums of all time. In 2006, it was added to the National Recording Registry by the Library of Congress.