Little Richard

Rock and roll hall of famer

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Early Life

  • Born December 5 1932 in Macon, GA
  • lived in a house on a dirt road
  • the family sang gospels together in the church
  • 12 other children in his family
  • started music when he was 10
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Influences

  • Gospel
  • The church
  • Friends played music so he decided to do Gospel
  • Elvis
  • Jerry Lee Lewis
  • Mick Jagger
  • David Bowie
  • Elton John
  • Prince
  • Michael Jackson
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Time Period

  • 1955-1957 was his rock time period
  • Born December 5, 1932
  • civil right act in 1957
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Little Richard's Music

  • Rock and Roll
  • Loud and wacky
  • 1955 hit single "Tutti Frutti"
  • "Rip it Up" 1956
  • "Long tall sally" 1956
  • "Ready Teddy" 1956
  • "Good Golly Miss Molly" 1956
  • "Send Me Some Lovin" 1956
  • Played Piano
  • Loud Voice
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Intersting Facts

  • Had hip surgery
  • Know as the king of rock and roll
  • He randomly quite
  • Had twelve siblings
  • Rock and roll hall of fame in 1995
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