Little Richard
Favorite

Little Richard

Share

Latest Release

Gospel Heaven: His Legendary Songs of Praise album art

Top Songs

1
Tutti Frutti
2
Good Golly Miss Molly
3
Long Tall Sally
4
The Girl Can't Help It
5
Lucille

Albums

  • Rock 'n' Roll Heaven: His Classic Hits

    Jun 2020 • 19 songs

  • Greatest Rock'n'Roll Hits

    Jun 2020 • 77 songs

  • Little Richard Is Back (And There's a Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On!)

Similar Artists

Little Richard News

  • Little Richard, Rock 'N' Roll Pioneer, Dead At 87

About

  • Little Richard
  • Biography

    One of the original rock & roll greats, Little Richard merged the fire of gospel with New Orleans R&B, pounding the piano and wailing with gleeful abandon. While numerous other R&B greats of the early '50s had been moving in a similar direction, none of them matched the sheer electricity of Richard's vocals. With his bullet-speed deliveries, ecstatic trills, and the overjoyed force of personality in his singing, he was crucial in upping the voltage from high-powered R&B into the similar, yet different, guise of rock & roll. Although he was only a hitmaker for a couple of years...
    Read more

    Chat About Little Richard

    Music, radio and podcasts, all free. Listen online or download the iHeartRadio App.

    Connect

    © 2020 iHeartMedia, Inc.