Earl Palmer

Rhythm and blues, Composer

1924 – 2008

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Who was Earl Palmer?

Earl Cyril Palmer was an American rock & roll and rhythm and blues drummer, and member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Palmer played on many recording sessions, including Little Richard's first several albums and Tom Waits' 1978 album Blue Valentine. According to one obituary, "his list of credits read like a Who's Who of American popular music of the last 60 years".

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Born
Oct 25, 1924
New Orleans
Also known as
  • Palmer, Earl
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Died
Sep 19, 2008
Los Angeles

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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