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Earl Palmer
Birth: Oct. 25, 1924
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Sep. 19, 2008
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Musician. A prolific session drummer, he contributed to hundreds of notable recording artists hits including Little Richard's "Tutti-Frutti" (1956), Fats Domino's "I'm Walking" (1957), Bobby Day's "Rockin' Robin" (1958), Ritchie Valens's "La Bamba" (1959) and Sam Cooke's "Twistin' The Night Away" (1962). After beginning his career during the 1940s as a member of Dave Bartholomew's band, he worked with Lloyd Price and contributed to Fats Domino's first hit "The Fat Man" (1949). Among the many other famed artists Palmer worked with are Ike and Tina Turner, Ray Charles and Frank Sinatra. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000. (bio by: C.S.) 
 
Burial:
Riverside National Cemetery
Riverside
Riverside County
California, USA
Plot: Section 61, Site 2256
 
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Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Sep 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29936973
Earl Palmer
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