Patricia Lee Smith is an American singer-songwriter, musician, author, and poet who became an influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album Horses. Called the “punk poet laureate,” Smith fused rock and poetry in her work
I came to Patti Smith late. It was probably the 90’s before I picked up one of her albums. I feel in love with her music right away and ended up and going back to the store to get the rest of her music.