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A special tribute to the country musician who - 50 years ago today - died, aged 29, in the back of a Cadillac, clutching a bottle of vodka.
Williams's recordings remain among the most potent in all of country music, including Cold, Cold Heart, Lovesick Blues and Your Cheatin'
Heart. The programme looks at his inestimable legacy.

Mark Lamarr profiles one of rock 'n T roll'sgreatest legends, who turned 70 last month. Featured here are the classics - Tutti Frutti , Lucille and others -and interviews with biographer Charles White , promoter Don Arden and Little Richard himself. Producer Dave Barber


Mark Lamarr
Tutti Frutti
Charles White
Don Arden
Little Richard
Dave Barber

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