Patti Smith

One of rock's great female icons, Smith is perhaps most widely known for the song "Because the Night," which was co-written with Bruce Springsteen, who also had a successful recording of the song. Often called "Punk's Poet Laureate", she integrated the Beat poetry performance style with garage-band Rock & Roll, incidentally introducing 19th century French poetry to American teens, while her androgynous public persona and unladylike language defied the Disco era. Read More

Occupations:singer-songwriter, poet, journalist, author
Birth Day: Dec-30-1946
Height: 173cm
Celebrity Factor: 2.7
Official Website:
Patti Smith Videos

Other Singer-songwriters (in the same age group):
Lou Reed
Tom Waits
Natalie Cole
Vince Gill