Happy 81st Birthday Little Richard!



Few would deny the impact Rock ‘n’ Roll music — and all that it entailed and symbolized — made on latter 20th century western culture. In acknowledging its impact, however, we propose you then must pay due respect to the gentleman as responsible as any for inventing and popularizing the form (and again, all it entailed and symbolized); Richard “Little Richard” Penniman (PeekYou profile here).