Here's Little Richard (studio album) by Little Richard

Here's Little Richard
Here's Little Richard by Little Richard
Year: 1957
Overall rank: 492nd   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
79/100 (from 426 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 5 albums of 1957 (2nd)
Award Top 10 albums of the 1950s (8th)
Award Top 500 albums of all time (492nd)
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LITTLE RICHARD-HERE'S LITTLE RICHARD-JAPAN MINI LP CD BONUS TRACK C94
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LITTLE RICHARD Heres Little Richard w/ Bonus Tracks MINI LP CD Album Rock
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79/100 (from 426 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 2% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 79.4/100, a mean average of 78.2/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 79.5/100. The standard deviation for this album is 15.1.

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85/100
From 01/20/2021 13:39
rock n roll
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90/100
From 11/12/2020 11:36
I like to compare this to Berry On Top. One of the best of its decade but just the blues to dance to so it doesn't make my top 100. That being said, I freaking love this.
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From 10/31/2020 13:29
My favourite of the rock and rollers. Has to be one of the most intense performers up to this point for sure.
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75/100
From 09/23/2020 20:48
Such a fabulous record by the equally fabulous Little Richard. One of Rock N' Roll's greatest moments here. 'Tutti Frutti', 'Ready Teddy', 'Slippin and Slidin', 'Long Tall Sally' and 'Rip It Up'! How could you go wrong with a miriad of classics like that. A truly great rock n' roll record.
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80/100
From 07/06/2020 20:00
The Tutti Frutti Master! Rating (78.33)
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70/100
From 11/13/2019 12:54
Obviously heard some of his stuff over the years but this is the first album of his I have owned and listened to right through. The sound quality isn't great but that can't disguise some great tracks. A couple I had to double check it was him singing as I actually thought it was a female singer!
Great album with standout tracks for me including Can't Believe You Wanna Leave, Oh Why? and She's Got it
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From 09/09/2019 16:40
Good gawd, this is a great 50's record!! Little Richard's debut on Specialty Records was also his best. The vocals, the swag, the piano...and good lord, the tenor sax on this disc is terrific! Little Richard has to be in at least the top 3 of most important artists of the early Rock n Roll era. If you are going to have any 50's records in your collection, have this one.

Best tracks: Tutti Frutti, Ready Teddy, Long Tall Sally, Can't Believe You Wanna Leave, Rip it Up, True Fine Mama
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From 08/15/2019 13:11
I did not expect to love this as much as I did. Awesome album, best 50's album I've heard so far.

Favorites: Tutti Fruiti, Ready Teddy, Slippin' And Slidin', Long Tall Sally, Rip It Up, Jenny Jenny, She's Got It.
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From 06/01/2019 15:49
This has to be the best album of the 1950’s next to Elvis’ debut. When I first heard this it blew me away. There would certainly be no Beatles or any other British Invasion band without little Richard. He is probably the most underrated rock icon and should be up there with Chuck Berry and Elvis. This is one of my favorite albums and is an absolute joy to listen to. God bless Little Richard.
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From 12/31/2018 17:35
O que tinha de melhor no nascimento do rock! Deu espaço ao piano no rock!
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