Quotes by Richie Havens

About Richie Havens:


Richard Pierce Havens is best known for his intense and rhythmic guitar style (often in open tunings), soulful covers of pop and folk songs, and his opening performance at the 1969 Woodstock Festival.

Author Bio


  • NameRichie Havens
  • DescriptionAmerican singer-songwriter
  • BornJanuary 21, 1941
  • DiedApril 22, 2013
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionGuitarist; Singer; Singer-songwriter; Autobiographer; Composer