Richie Havens (1941-2013) was a folk singer known for his opening performance at the Woodstock Festival in 1969.
Havens recorded an insert for Sesame Street that aired during the 1975-1976 season. In the insert, Havens counts from 1 to 20. (EKA: Episode 0877)
The songs Havens performed include "Wonder Child", "It's Pouring", and "Here Comes the Sun". In 1996, Havens recorded a new version of Steve Zuckerman's "Imagination Rain" animation.