Richard Wayne Penniman
BY: Lauren Carpenter
When was he born?
He was born in December 5, 1932 in Maron, Georgia. He is now 81 years old.
His first recorded song was " Tutti Frutti " His biggest hit was " Long Tall Sally ". He was inducted into the Hall of Fame but was not able to come because of a recent car accident. He was called " The Georgia Peach"
How is he now?
He announced before his 81 birthday that he was retiring. His childhood home was moved to avoid construction. He now lives in Lynchburg, TN.