Patti Smith

Patti Smith

Patricia Lee ("Patti") Smith (born December 30, 1946), the American musician, songwriter, and poet.

singer-songwriter, guitarist, musician, singer, person, actor, artist, poet, Capricorn person, band member, author, activist, musical act

Active
1971 onwards
Albums
Horses , Dream of Life , Gone Again , Peace and Noise , Gung Ho ,  …
Attributes
punk rock , rock music , alternative rock , female , art rock ,  …
Birthday
the 30th of December
Born
1946 , December 1946 , December 30th 1946 , the United States , Chicago ,  …
Composer on, Composer for
Diner , Words of Advice: William S. Burroughs on the Road
Directed
Blank Generation: The Birth of Punk
Educated
Rowan University
Featured in
Patti Smith , Corso , One Fast Move or I'm Gone , Burning Down the House , Allen Ginsberg
First Name
"Patricia" , "Patti"
Gender
female
Genre
punk rock , Protopunk , alternative rock , rock music , art rock
Height
1.727 metres (5.666 feet)
Influenced
John S. Hall
Influences
Allen Ginsberg , William S. Burroughs
Last Name
"Smith"
Legal name, Full name
"Patricia Lee Smith"
Main Occupation
singer-songwriter , writer , journalist
Middle-name
"Lee"
Nationality
american
Occupation
singer , artist , songwriter , poet , opera singer
Organisations
Blondie , The Minus 5
Origin
the United States , New York City , New York state
Plays
guitar , clarinet
Producer of
Trampin' , The Coral Sea , Jubilee , Life Is Sweet , It's Like This
Quotes
"Those who have suffered understand suffering and therefore extend their hand." , "Then I read Little Women, and of course, like a lot of really young girls, I was very taken with Jo - Jo being the writer and the misfit." , "The new artists coming through were very materialistic and Hollywood, not so engaged in communication." , "Somehow I started introducing writing into my drawings, and after a time, the language took over and I started getting very involved with the handwriting and then the look of the handwriting." , "People have the power to redeem the work of fools." ,  …
Record label
Columbia Records , Arista Records
Residence
Woodbury, New Jersey
Singles
People Have the Power , Summer Cannibals , Pissing in a River , Up There Down There , Looking for You ,  …
Spouse
Sam Shepard
Starred in
Blank Generation: The Birth of Punk , Burning Down the House
Website
http://www.pattismith.net , http://www.pattismith.net/
Wrote
Because the Night , Rock N Roll Nigger , Redondo Beach , Early Works , Cowboy Mouth ,  …

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