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Released: November 1972

Lou Reed's one real solo hit was written for the freaks and uniques who visited Andy Warhol's Factory studio, a hymn to hedonism and shunning the flock. Produced by David Bowie and Mick Ronson it's also got a woozy sax solo from Bowie's old teacher Ronnie Ross and that bassline from Herbie Flowers, later to give A Tribe Called Quest their one real hit.

 
 
 
 
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