Little Richard, Rock Music Pioneer, Dead At 87

The legendary singer and pianist was one of the founding fathers of rock ‘n’ roll.

Little Richard [Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images]

(TRR) – Rock music pioneer Little Richard has died. He was 87. The legendary singer and pianist was widely regarded as one of the founding fathers of contemporary rock ‘n’ roll sound. The musician’s son, Danny Jones Penniman, confirmed his death to Rolling Stone. The cause of his death is unknown.

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