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us: Domino, Fats, 1928-


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Domino, Antoine, 1928-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1928-02-26
    • Birth Place

        New Orleans (La.)
    • Associated Locale

        United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Imperial (Record Company)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Dave Bartholomew band
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Associated Language

        cpf
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Rhythm and blues music
          (lcsh) Rock music
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Rhythm and blues musicians
              (lcsh) Rock musicians
                (lcsh) Pianists
                  (lcsh) Singers
                    (lcsh) Composers
                • Earlier Established Forms

                    Domino, Antoine, 1928-Domino, Antoine,1928-
                • Sources

                  • found: His Favorite songs of Fats Domino, c1957.
                  • found: New Grove dict. of Amer. mus. (Domino, Fats (Antoine); b. Feb. 26, 1928, New Orleans, LA; rock-and-roll singer and pianist)
                  • found: Wikipedia, 13 Aug. 2013 (Fats Domino; Antoine Dominique "Fats" Domino Jr. (born February 26, 1928), American rhythm and blues and rock and roll pianist and singer-songwriter, born New Orleans, Creole was his first language)
                  • found: African American National Biography , accessed December 16, 2014, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Domino, Fats; Antoine Domino; blues musician / singer, rock musician / singer, songwriter, pianist; born 26 February 1928 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States; joined the Dave Bartholomew band (1940s); signed to the Imperial Records label (1949); known as the most successful exponent of the style of jump blues; biggest hit was Blueberry Hill, (1956); inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (1986); received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Twenty-Ninth Annual Grammy Awards; received a Lifetime Achievement Award from Offbeat magazine)
                • LC Classification

                  • ML420.D65
                • Change Notes

                  • 1983-01-20: new
                  • 2015-12-12: revised
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