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"Tutti Frutti" is a song by Little Richard, which became his first hit record in 1955. With its opening cry of "Womp-bomp-a-loom-op-a-womp-bam-boom!" (supposedly intended to be a verbal parody of a drum intro) and its hard-driving sound and wild lyrics, it became not only a model for many future Little Richard songs, but also one of the models for rock and roll itself.

Rev. Richard Wayne Penniman (born December 5, 1932), better known by the stage name Little Richard… read more

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  • Avatar for schtum1
    Every time I hear this song I imagine a 1950s teenager hearing this force of nature coming out of their radio. It must have been exhilarating!
  • Avatar for tuichgut
    Super
  • Avatar for BennoTiger
    ;-))
  • Avatar for RAY7654321
    Listening to the 2012 remastered release of the 1957 album "Here's Little Richard" his debut long play. Richard had been recording singles for four years by this time. Recorded over the period of September 1955-Octobr 1956.
  • Avatar for riverliffey
    OK, this should have waaay more scrobbles.
  • Avatar for MatheuusSam
    Bop bopa-a-lu a whop bam boo !
  • Avatar for pokeydevlin
    There's not enough time to make a comme
  • Avatar for davidsteadman65
    PURE CLASS IM DANCING SOD THE BACK DONT TELL THE DOCTORS HAHA
  • Avatar for LondonLouis
    A massive song.
  • Avatar for rocknut1951
    love it

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