Little Richard

9 Little Richard TV Appearances That Changed Everything

Without Little Richard, there would be no James Brown. No Elvis. No Beatles. [ed. note: deep breath] No Stevie Wonder. No New York…
Ron Hart / May 10, 2020

Bob Dylan, Jimmy Page, Dave Grohl, Mick Jagger and More Pay Tribute to ‘Architect of Rock and Roll’ Little Richard

Little Richard passed away Saturday at the age of 87. The rock 'n' roll pioneer's son Danny Jones Penniman confirmed the news to Rolling Stone, adding that…
Katrina Nattress / May 9, 2020

Little Richard, Legendary Rock’n’Roll Pioneer, Dies at 87

Little Richard, one of the first and greatest rock'n'roll icons and innovators, has died at age 87, as reported by Rolling Stone. The cause of…
Dan Weiss / May 9, 2020

The 35 Greatest Rock and Roll TV Moments Before the ’90s

From the Beatles to Iggy Pop, here are rock and roll's best television moments of all-time.
SPIN Staff / October 12, 2019

James Brown: Our 1988 Interview

This article originally appeared in the June 1988 issue of SPIN. Just as the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach, with its circular stairway,…
Scott Cohen / October 5, 2019

Bob Dylan: Our 1985 Cover Story

This article originally appeared in the December 1985 issue of SPIN. Bob Dylan, poet laureate, prophet in a motorcycle jacket. Mystery tramp. Napoleon…
Scott Cohen / September 8, 2019