The 70 year-old is best known for the hits Walk On The Wild Side, Perfect Day and Satellite Of Love from his iconic solo album Transformer, released in 1972.
What does SOL stand for?
SOL stands for Satellite Of Love
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There was also a spine tingling cover of Lou Reed's Satellite Of Love.
But the sardonic The Kid's A Looker and the sweepingly dismissive People Are The Same Everywhere had their moments too, even if neither could match a surprisingly well sung rendition of Satellite of Love.
Walk on the Wild Side, Satellite of Love and Perfect Day are but a trio of his solo offerings which have stood the test of time.
But Lou Reed's staying power was underlined last month when his Satellite Of Love 2004 remix entered the Top Ten.
RACHAEL BRANNAN LOU REED: SATELLITE OF LOVE THIS single from Lou Reed, taken from the classic Transformer album, has been updated a bit and the Dab Hands Radio Edit version is not too bad at all.
The Ground Beneath Her Feet, with words by Salman Rushdie, Stateless and Falling At Your Feet are the kind of sultry ballads U2 seem to have discarded in recent times - more's the pity - but the real curiosities are versions of Satellite of Love by the film's star Milla Jovovich and a Portuguese version of Anarchy In The UK, relocated to the USA.