Label: MCA Records - MCD 32645 • Format: CD Album, Reissue • Country: Europe • Genre: Funk / Soul •
Personality", after his million-selling hit, " Personality ". He continued to release recordsbut none were as popular until several years later, when he refined the New Orleans beat and achieved a series of national hits. Price was born and grew up in Kenner, Louisianaa suburb of New Orleans. He had formal training on trumpet and piano, sang in his church's gospel choir, and was a member of a combo in high school.
His mother, Beatrice Price, owned the Fish 'n' Fry Restaurant, and Price picked up lifelong interests in business and food from her. Art Rupethe owner of Specialty Recordsbased in Los Angeles, came to New Orleans in to record the distinctive style of rhythm and blues developing there, which had been highly successful for his competitor Imperial Records.
Rupe heard Price's song " Lawdy Miss Clawdy " and wanted to record it. Because Price did Real Niggaz Dont Die - N.W.A* - The Best Of N.W.A The Strength Of Street Knowledge have a band,  Rupe hired Dave Bartholomew to create the arrangements and Bartholomew's band plus Fats Domino on piano to back Price in the recording session.
The song was a massive hit. His next release, "Oooh, Oooh, Oooh", cut at the same session, was a much smaller hit. Price continued making recordings for Speciality, but none of them reached the charts at that time.
Inhe was drafted and sent to Korea. When he returned he found he had been replaced by Little Richard. Wilson Pickett got his start on this label. InLogan was murdered. Price then founded a new label, Turntable, and opened a club by the same name in New York City. He later became a builder, erecting 42 town houses in the Bronx. The musical details how rock and roll evolved from the New Orleans music scene of the early s. Price lives with his wife in Westchester County, New York.
As of [update] he continues to sing. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. American rhythm and blues singer. Rhythm and blues  rock and roll swing. The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Music. Fulham, London: Flame Tree Publishing. New York: Random House.
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