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Little Richard
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1932-12-05
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Little Richard

Biography

Richard Wayne Penniman (born December 5, 1932), known by his stage name Little Richard, is an American recording artist, songwriter, and musician. He has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for more than six decades. Penniman's most ...

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Biography

Richard Wayne Penniman (born December 5, 1932), known by his stage name Little Richard, is an American recording artist, songwriter, and musician. He has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for more than six decades. Penniman's most celebrated work dates from the mid-1950s where his dynamic music and charismatic showmanship laid the foundation for rock and roll. His music also had a pivotal impact on the formation of other popular music genres, including soul and funk. Penniman influenced numerous singers and musicians across musical genres from rock to hip-hop. Penniman's music impacted the Rhythm and Blues era for future generations to come. His performances and cover making thrusted his career right into the mix of American popular music.

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Elton John & Little Richard
The Power
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The Power
Little Richard
Good Golly Miss Molly
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Good Golly Miss Molly
Little Richard
Can't Believe You Wanna Leave
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Can't Believe You Wanna Leave
Little Richard
The Girl Can't Help It
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The Girl Can't Help It
Little Richard
BY THE LIGHT OF THE SILVERY MOON
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BY THE LIGHT OF THE SILVERY MOON
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Bama Lama Bama Loo
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Bama Lama Bama Loo
Paul Revere and The Raiders, Little Richard & Paul Revere and The Raiders
Slippin' And Slidin'
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Slippin' And Slidin'
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Elevator Operator
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Elevator Operator
Little Richard
I'm Quitting Show Business
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I'm Quitting Show Business
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