Little Richard

The King of Rock 'n' Roll [Synergy]

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Little Richard's falsetto whoops, throat-tearing shrieks, unbridled energy, and on-stage piano antics made him one of the cornerstones of modern rock, and it’s difficult to imagine the Beatles, Prince, Elton John, or any number of other later performers being quite the same without his pervasive influence. This 14-song set presents some of Little Richard's vintage singles, including the classics “Long Tall Sally,” “Lucillle,” “Jenny, Jenny,” “Tutti Frutti,” “Rip It Up,” and “Good Golly Miss Molly,” among others, making it a nice introduction to the turbocharged world of this important early rocker.

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