The greatest rock star of all time has died of cancer at age 69. Around 20 truly great albums over almost 50 years and numerous changes in musical style there is hardly anybody who can touch the man. He made incredible music after the age of 40 when many rock stars are burned out or dead. In addition to his own super star career he produced and contributed as a writer on Iggy Pop's 2 most successful albums. He also produced Lou Reed's most successful album and wrote Mott the Hoople's biggest hit song.