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Fats Domino

United States · Person · 1928–2017
Antoine "Fats" Domino, Jr. (born February 26, 1928) is an American pianist and singer-songwriter of French Creole descent. Five of his records released before 1955 sold over a million copies and were certified as gold records,<ref name="autogenerated2006"/> and he had 35 records in the U.S. Top 40. His musical style is based on traditional rhythm and blues, accompanied by saxophones, bass, piano, electric guitar, and drums.<ref name="autogenerated2006"/> Read more »

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Music Legends Crowd Fats Domino Tribute Album

Elton John, Paul McCartney, Neil Young, Robert Plant and Willie Nelson have put their own spin on Fats Domino hits for an upcoming charity tribute album, due Sept. 25 via Vanguard. The double-disc "Goin' Home: A Tribute to Fats Domino" includes...

Fats Domino Set To Help Young Musicians

Fats Domino is coming out of his post-Katrina seclusion to help a cause near to his heart -— getting instruments into the hands of the city's young musicians. The 78-year-old performer plans to sign autographs tonight (May 1) for his new album,...

Fats Domino Finds N.O. Home In Ruins

Visiting his New Orleans home for the first time since he was rescued from rising floodwaters in a boat, Fats Domino found his piano overturned among mud and debris and his house in ruins. Despite the destruction, the 77-year-old legendary musician...

Fats Domino Found

Fats Domino, reported missing in the wake of Hurricane Katrina by both his niece and longtime agent Al Embry, was saved by boat. The daughter of the seventy-seven-year-old rock legend, Karen Domino White, has positively identified Domino as being...

Discography

Alive and Kickin'
2006 Official Album
Here Comes... Fats Domino
2002 Official Album
Christmas Is A Special Day
1993 Official Album
Christmas Gumbo
1993 Official Album
Rockin' With Fats
1992 Official Album
Sleeping on the Job
1978 Official Album
Fats Domino '65
1965 Official Album
Here Comes... Fats Domino
1963 Official Album

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