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Fats Domino Rock ’n’ Roll Music Legend Dead At 89

Tweet Share Fats Domino is dead. The R&B music legend died on Tuesday at his home in Harvey, La. at the age of 89. The Jefferson Parish Coroner’s office confirmed his dead on Wednesday, the NY Times reported. The legendary singer died of natural causes so no autopsy will be done on his body. Fats Domino is widely regarded as one of the most commercially successful artists during the Rock & Roll era of the 50s and 60s, second only to Elvis Presley. Mr. Domino sold over 65 million records during the peak of his career and was such a musical force that Presley once acknowledged him as his predecessor. “A lot of people seem to think I started this business,” Presley told Jet magazine during an interview in 1957. “But rock ’n’ roll was here a long time before I came along. Nobo...