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Patti Smith

Patricia Lee "Patti" Smith (born December 30, 1946) is an American singer, poet and visual artist who was a highly influential component of the New York punk rock movement, particularly with her 1975 début album 'Horses'. Called the "Godmother of Punk", she integrated the beat poetry performance style with three-chord rock. Smith's most widely known song is "Because the Night", which was co-written with Bruce Springsteen and reached number 13 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1978. Read more on

Patti Smith has 25 songs that have been featured in movies like A Home at the End of the World, A Night at Halsted's, El Lobo and Fear No Evil. What is your favorite song by Patti Smith?


Songs from Patti Smith

Because the Night
Pumping (My Heart)
Land of a Thousand Dances
Hey Joe
Fattening Frogs for Snakes
Free Money
Amazing Grace
My Generation
Rock & Roll Nigger
The Jackson Song
Gloria: In Excelsis Deo
Land: Horses
My Blakean Year
Gung Ho
Momento Mori
Rock N Roll Nigger
People Have the Power
Radio Baghdad
Gimme Shelter
Gloria/In Excelsis Deo (1975)

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