Little Richard

Death of Little Richard

December 5, 1932 - May 9, 2020
Los Angeles, California | Age 87

Flamboyant founder of rock 'n' roll...


Little Richard, an influential musician who helped create rock 'n' roll in the 1950s with hits including "Tutti Frutti," died Saturday, May 9, 2020, at the age of 87. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.