Fats Domino died on Tuesday at his home, surrounded by his family. The legendary musician was 89 years old.
Antoine Dominique Domino is, according to many, the pioneer of rock ‘n’ roll. Some even consider his first single ” The Fat Man ” as the very first record of its kind in history.
In 1955, Domino had four successes in the Top 40, including the play ” My Blue Heaven “. Then in 1959, the songs ” Whole Lotta Loving “, ” I Want to Walk You Home ” and ” I’m Ready ” that play around the world.
The singer-songwriter has sold more than 65 million records during his impressive career.
Fat Domino received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 1987. The prestigious magazine Rolling Stone ranked him at number 25 in the list of ” greatest recorded artists of all time “.
All our condolences to the family and friends of Fats Domino during this difficult event.