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The Legend Little Richard, creator of rock’n’roll, died at 87

The Legend Little Richard, creator of rock’n’roll, died at 87

Noreen Noshi, theuniversnews
A rock'n'roll legend has died out. Sometimes overused, the expression is not too strong to evoke Little Richard, who died Saturday at 87 years, announced his son Danny Penniman to the magazine Rolling Stone. The cause of death has not been clarified by the musician's family. During his career, Little Richard helped shape rock'n'roll, to the point of being considered one of its creators. He has also influenced several generations of musicians. Longevity and influences Among his hits are rock classics like Tutti Frutti, Long Tall Sally and Good Golly Miss Molly. The highlight of his career thus took place in the 1950s with songs accompanied by wild stage performances. He then favored a calmer style, close to gospel. His influence was nevertheless considerable. The first great white roc...