A dazzling array of British stars played on Billy's stirring Apple single of 1969.
After 'Good Golly, Miss Molly,' Richard was on the radio and in the charts with another unique Specialty single, 'Ooh! My Soul.'
Plus a Vee-Jay Records t-shirt!
In a new interview with the New York Times, Dylan chooses 'Angie' along with 'Ventilator Blues' and 'Wild Horses.'
Organisers hope the statue will be erected in time for Richard's birth date of 5 December.
The service took place at Richard's alma mater, Oakwood University in Huntsville.
Who wrote the first ever blues song and what was the first ever recorded blues song? We dig deep to find out the fascinating history of recorded blues.
Richard's version of the Leiber & Stoller song added his own segment and moved The Beatles to cover it live and then on 'Beatles For Sale.'
"Little Richard came screaming into my life when I was a teenager," wrote McCartney.
His passing, at his home, was confirmed by his son Danny Penniman, but a cause of death has not yet been announced.
Being ahead of their time, too offbeat for mass consumption, or through plain old bad luck – some artists became wildly influential without becoming household names.
The legendary Muscle Shoals studio defined the sound of Southern soul before becoming one of the go-to studios for the biggest names in music.
Birthing some of the world’s greatest music, the history of New York’s Apollo Theater parallels “the evolution of black American identity”.
Capitol’s US release of The Beatles’ Second Album hit record stores on 10 April 1964.
The Beatles and Rolling Stones alumnus entered the Billboard Hot 100 on 31 March 1973 with the ultra-funky 'Will It Go Round In Circles.'