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Lou Reed's music 'lasts test of time'

Influential US singer-songwriter Lou Reed has died at the age of 71.

The solo artist and former Velvet Underground frontman, whose best-known hits included Perfect Day and Walk On The Wild Side, was considered one of the most influential in rock music.

The BBC's entertainment correspondent Colin Paterson assesses Lou Reeds musical legacy.

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