Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Fats Domino, Rock Pioneer Dies At 89

 Fats Domino, the piano-playing prodigy whose lightning-fast fingers crafted a rollicking sound blending rock with rhythm-and-blues, has died, authorities said Wednesday.

He was 89. Domino, a native of New Orleans, died at a private residence early Tuesday morning, according to the Jefferson Parish Coroner's Office in Louisiana.