Too black, too queer, too holy: why Little Richard never truly got his dues | Curio

Too black, too queer, too holy: why Little Richard never truly got his dues

10 mins | May 21, 2020

How did a turbaned drag queen from the sexual underground of America's deep south ignite rock'n'roll? Author and Yale University professor, Tavia Nyong' o, writes in the Guardian about Little Richard, who passed away in May 2020. Analysing his truly unique career and influence in rock music, he unravels the mystery behind the musician's subversive genius.

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From The Guardian