Antoine Dominique Domino
(26 février 1928 – 25 octobre 2017)
“Fats Domino is an out right institution. The man is one of the greatest artists who’s ever lived. For twelve years this man was in the top ten. I think Fats is a genius.” – Lloyd Price
“Fats Domino was the Martin Luther King of Music” – Billy Diamond parlant de l’effet interracial de la musique de Fats Domino.
“He’s quite an artist. Nobody can bang a piano like he does.” – Elvis Presley
“With the press conference over, he had his picture taken with a beaming Fats Domino, who, Elvis insisted to cynical reporters, had been a tremendous influence on him and should be considered the real king of rock’n’roll.” – Peter Guralnick dans “Careless Love: The Unmaking of Elvis Presley”. (*)
(*) Toutes les citations proviennent du site Histoire Du Rock’n’Roll