The late Richie Havens' distinctive guitar sound, rich voice and compelling arrangements of folk, blues and rock classics enthralled millions throughout his long and successful career. He was a rare performer who transcended genre, style and category.
Richie's soulful singing and unique guitar style electrified audiences from the Woodstock Music & Arts Fair in 1969 to the 30th Woodstock Anniversary celebration, "A Day In The Garden," in 1999. For three decades, Richie used his music to convey messages of brotherhood, personal freedom and a lifelong passion for music and community. With over twenty albums and a world wide touring schedule, he was one of America's truly legendary performing artists.