Richard Penniman known to his beloved fans as Little Richard has passed away at the age of 87 due to bone cancer complications. Best known for smash hits “Tooty fruity” and “Long Tall Sally”. The difference in Little Richard’s rise to fame and longevity was the undeniable energy that he brought to the stage. Electrified performances a “don’t care” attitude about the way he dressed and his bubbly, straight forward but comedic ora.
Little Richard will forever be remembered as one of the Kings and undeniable pioneers of Rock and Roll. For more in depth info on this story go to