Little Richard: The King and Queen of Rock and Roll
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Sat, Jun 22 8:00 P.M. NH World (11.3)  

"When I first heard Tutti Frutti, my heart nearly burst with excitement. The music filled the room with energy and color and outrageous defiance. I had heard God." -David Bowie. It's time. Little Richard is a legend from the golden era of rock. Richard is the cultural lightning rod who influenced some of rock music's most distinguished icons who will join us to validate Richard's unquestionable role in rock history: Paul McCartney, Keith Richards, Mick Jagger, David Bowie, Elton John, Bob Dylan, Prince and Bruce Springsteen. As Richard boastfully claims, "I am The King and Queen of Rock and Roll."

Episode Duration: 1 hour 56 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 3408

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Sat, Jun 22 8:00 P.M. Little Richard: The King and Queen of Rock and Roll     NH World (11.3)
Sun, Jun 23 12:00 A.M. Little Richard: The King and Queen of Rock and Roll     NH World (11.3)

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AMERICAN MASTERS is an ongoing series of award-winning primetime specials examining the lives, works, and creative processes of our most outstanding cultural artists.

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Consisting of more than 250 hours of programming to date, AMERICAN MASTERS is a growing film library documenting the role important individuals, groups, and movements have played in the formation of our cultural identity.


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Sat, Jun 22 8:00 P.M. Little Richard: The King and Queen of Rock and Roll     NH World (11.3)
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