Happy Birthday to Wayne Penniman A/K/A Little Richard born on this day in 1932!?

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 over six decades. Penniman's most celebrated work dates from the mid 1950s where his dynamic music... show more 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 over 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 rap.

What are your favorite songs by Wayne Penniman A/K/A Little Richard?Do you think he gets a vote as one of the pioneers of Rock N' Roll?He gets my vote! ;)


1:Tutti Frutti
http://youtu.be/F13JNjpNW6c

2:Long Tall Sally
http://youtu.be/yqf_B8jy-rM

3: Good Golly, Miss Molly
http://youtu.be/lQ6akiGRcL8

4:Lucille
http://youtu.be/rhUL3ufTwU4

5:Keep A Knockin
http://youtu.be/bkzlMxdnSDg

6: Rip It Up
http://youtu.be/cOaSvq6Rt64

7:The Girl Can't Help It
http://youtu.be/HIg8HihSJg4

8:Slippin' and Slidin' (Peepin' and Hidin')
http://youtu.be/J5deNClAke4

9:True Fine Mama
http://youtu.be/IRV25fHD-b4

10:Heebie-Jeebies
http://youtu.be/H_YR0rGFpTA



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