Article successfully added.

Fats Domino Rock Right Now With The Fat Man (3-CD)

$20.67 *

* incl. VAT / plus shipping costsDepending on the country of delivery, the VAT at checkout may vary.

Ready to ship today,
delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

  • CD058515
  • 0.3
(TIM) 48 tracks more

Fats Domino: Rock Right Now With The Fat Man (3-CD)

(TIM) 48 tracks

Article properties: Fats Domino: Rock Right Now With The Fat Man (3-CD)

  • Interpret: Fats Domino

  • Album titlle: Rock Right Now With The Fat Man (3-CD)

  • Genre Rock'n'Roll

  • Year of publication 2001
  • Label TIM

  • Artikelart CD

  • EAN: 4011222058515

  • weight in Kg 0.3
Domino, Fats - Rock Right Now With The Fat Man (3-CD) CD 1
01 Whiskey Heaven Fats Domino
02 I'm Walking Fats Domino
03 Blueberry Hill Fats Domino
04 Whole Lotta Lovin' Fats Domino
05 Blue Monday Fats Domino
06 I Want To Walk You Home Fats Domino
07 Ain't That A Shame Fats Domino
08 Be My Guest Fats Domino
09 My Girl Josephine Fats Domino
10 Let The Four Winds Blow Fats Domino
11 My Blue Heaven Fats Domino
12 When The Saints Go Marching In Fats Domino
13 Sheik Of Araby Fats Domino
14 Oh What A Price Fats Domino
15 The Fat Man Fats Domino
16 I'm Gonna Be A Wheel Someday Fats Domino
Domino, Fats - Rock Right Now With The Fat Man (3-CD) CD 2
01 Goin' To The River Fats Domino
02 Jambalaya (On The Bayou) Fats Domino
03 Red Sails In The Sunset Fats Domino
04 Shake, Rattle And Roll Fats Domino
05 Walking To New Orleans Fats Domino
06 I'm In Love Again Fats Domino
07 Song For Rose Mary Fats Domino
08 Dance With Mr Domino (Domino Twist) Fats Domino
09 I'm Ready Fats Domino
10 Poor Me Fats Domino
11 Please Don'tleave Me Fats Domino
12 So Long Fats Domino
13 Margie Fats Domino
14 Valley Fats Domino
15 If Your Left Eye Jumps Fats Domino
16 I'm In The Mood For Love Fats Domino
Domino, Fats - Rock Right Now With The Fat Man (3-CD) CD 3
01 Kansas City Fats Domino
02 My Toot Toot Fats Domino
03 You Know I Love You Fats Domino
04 All By Myself Fats Domino
05 Deep In The Heart Of Texas Fats Domino
06 When My Dreamboot Comes Home Fats Domino
07 I Can't Go On Fats Domino
08 Lawdy Miss Clawdy Fats Domino
09 Heart Break Hill Fats Domino
10 Go To The Mardi Gras Fats Domino
11 Your Cheat'n Heart Fats Domino
12 Another Mule Fats Domino
13 Sentimental Journey Fats Domino
14 Lazy Lady Fats Domino
15 I Hear You Knocking Fats Domino
16 Fats Boogie Fats Domino
Fats Domino Obituary Like the great Louis Armstrong before him, Fats Domino was a perfect... more
"Fats Domino"

Fats Domino Obituary


Like the great Louis Armstrong before him, Fats Domino was a perfect ambassador for New Orleans music.

Even at the height of the mid-‘50s rock and roll explosion, when Elvis and Chuck Berry were scaring the bejeezus out of parents with their primal rhythms and suggestive stage antics, Fats was a cherubic presence when seated behind a piano with a sweet smile on his face and a fat horn section by his side. No wonder he was one of the era’s most prolific and universally accepted hitmakers; with trumpeter/bandleader Dave Bartholomew as his co-writer and producer, Domino unleashed an incredible run of hits on Imperial Records that were irresistible to teenagers and their parents alike. Fats always did the Crescent City proud.

Domino, who died at the age of 89 in his beloved home in Harvey, Jefferson Parrish in New Orleans, Louisiana, at night on the 24th of October 2017, had been ailing in recent years after surviving the wrath of Hurricane Katrina in 2005 (he had to be rescued from his Ninth Ward home, which was utterly devastated). But prior to his hea

lth woes, Fats never stopped rocking like it was 1957 all over again, always fronting a rollicking band soaked in second-line rhythms and jabbing horns. Domino never seemed like he was just going through the motions; whenever he launched into his raucous set closer When The Saints Go Marching In, it was instant Mardi Gras time.

Antoine Domino

Born February 26, 1928 in the Big Easy, Antoine Domino, Jr. was a shy lad of Creole descent who spoke French before he learned English. Influenced by boogie piano specialists Albert Ammons (whose Swanee River Boogie became one of Domino’s enduring showpieces), Meade Lux Lewis, and Amos Milburn, Fats was given his nickname by bassist Billy Diamond, whose band he played with at the Hideaway Club beginning in 1946. Domino was making a name in his own right by ’49, when he met Bartholomew, who brought Imperial owner Lew Chudd to the Hideaway to check out the promising newcomer. The end result was a record contract that would make immense profits for the label and Domino as it stretched for more than a decade. 


The Fat Man
, a cleaned-up adaptation of Champion Jack Dupree’s Junker Blues, was Domino’s Imperial debut and just missed the top of the R&B hit parade in early 1950. Fats achieved R&B stardom long before rock and roll reared its impudent head, scoring major hits with Every Night About This Time (1950), Goin’ Home, Going To The River (both 1952), and Please Don’t Leave Me and Something’s Wrong (both 1953). Everything changed when Domino released the stop-time rocker Ain’t It A Shame in 1955.

Typically a Domino/Bartholomew collaboration, it not only paced the R&B charts but went Top Ten pop despite a Pat Boone cover. Rock and roll was exploding all over, and Fats was one of the rowdy music’s first true heroes. Of course, having a crack band at his behest whenever he ventured into Cosimo Matassa’s studio in the French Quarter sure didn’t hurt. Herbert Hardesty, who was prominently featured with Domino’s band for decades, took the lion’s share of the sax solos on Domino’s hits, with studio stalwart Lee Allen handling the rest.

Domino was a rock and roll superstar

For the rest of the decade, Domino was a rock and roll superstar, thanks to blockbusters that included I’m In Love Again, When My Dreamboat Comes Home, Blueberry Hill (his top seller of all), and Blue Monday in 1956, I’m Walkin’ the next year, Whole Lotta Loving in ’58, I’m Ready, I Want To Walk You Home, and Be My Guest in ’59, and the plaintive Walking To New Orleans and My Girl Josephine at the beginning of the new decade. Domino memorably guested in the rock and roll flicks ‘The Girl Can’t Help It,’ ‘Jamboree,’ and ‘The Big Beat,’ headlined countless package shows that barnstormed the U.S. and helped knock down segregation barriers, starred on network TV programs, and remained singularly free of scandal as he loyally doted on his huge family back home when he wasn’t on the road.

After an amazing run on Imperial (all of his masters for the label are available on Bear Family’s eight-CD boxed set ‘Out of New Orleans’), Domino moved over to the ABC-Paramount label in 1963. But by then, the glory years of New Orleans rock and roll were long in the history books. Domino made more platters for Mercury and Reprise, often recording away from his home base, and toured far and wide as the oldies circuit welcomed him with open arms. Eventually Domino decided to retire from the road altogether, limiting his performances to venues that were close to home.

New Orleans was filled with great performers during the ‘50s, but there was only one Fat Man. Monumentally influential to a generation or two of Louisiana musicians (especially the pioneers of the swamp pop movement), he was the very definition of New Orleans rock and roll—as all the gold records adorning his wall during the pre-Katrina days so eloquently attested.

 --Bill Dahl

Fats Domino Fats Domino - Fats Rocks

Read more at: https://www.bear-family.com/domino-fats-fats-domino-fats-rocks.html
Copyright © Bear Family Records

Review 0
Read, write and discuss reviews... more
Customer evaluation for "Rock Right Now With The Fat Man (3-CD)"
Write an evaluation
Evaluations will be activated after verification.
Please enter the digits and letters in the following text field.

The fields marked with * are required.

Weitere Artikel von Fats Domino
Teenageparty with Mr. Domino (LP, 10inch, Ltd.)
Fats Domino: Teenageparty with Mr. Domino (LP, 10inch, Ltd.) Art-Nr.: BAF11013

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$24.33 * $21.89 *
Fats Domino - Fats Rocks (CD)
Fats Domino: Fats Domino - Fats Rocks (CD) Art-Nr.: BCD16825

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$20.67 * $18.23 *
If I Get Rich - My Old Time Used To Be (7inch, 45rpm)
Fats Domino: If I Get Rich - My Old Time Used To Be (7inch,... Art-Nr.: 45WB1200

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$12.13 * $5.43 *
The Ballads Of Fats Domino (CD)
Fats Domino: The Ballads Of Fats Domino (CD) Art-Nr.: BCD17530

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$20.67 * $18.23 *
Antoine 'Fats' Domino (3-LP)
Fats Domino: Antoine 'Fats' Domino (3-LP) Art-Nr.: LP2696631-B

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$36.52 * $10.91 *
Hit Parade Heroes - Hit Parade Heroes - British Beat Before The Beatles (Dave McAleer)
Hit Parade Heroes: Hit Parade Heroes - Hit Parade Heroes - British... Art-Nr.: 0041216

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$36.52 $60.91
Index (#1-#200) Alle Künstler A-Z!
Rock & Roll Musikmagazin: Index (#1-#200) Alle Künstler A-Z! Art-Nr.: 0071473

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$6.10
Sentimental Favorites - Treasury Of Love Songs (2-LP)
Connie Francis: Sentimental Favorites - Treasury Of Love Songs... Art-Nr.: LP829792-C

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$19.69 $24.33
Carnival Rock - Original 1957 Soundtrack (CD)
Bob Luman & Others: Carnival Rock - Original 1957 Soundtrack (CD) Art-Nr.: ACD25003

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$12.13 $19.45
Teenagers Talkin' On The Phone (10inch LP)
Lew Williams: Teenagers Talkin' On The Phone (10inch LP) Art-Nr.: B10101

This article is deleted and can no longer be ordered!

$17.50 $19.45
Rock Right Now With Fat Man (2-CD)
Fats Domino: Rock Right Now With Fat Man (2-CD) Art-Nr.: CD2040289

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$36.52
Triple Treasures (3-CD)
Fats Domino: Triple Treasures (3-CD) Art-Nr.: CD300641

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$24.33
Fats Domino - Members Edition (CD)
Fats Domino: Fats Domino - Members Edition (CD) Art-Nr.: CD312429

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$30.43
Rock & Roll Legend (CD)
Fats Domino: Rock & Roll Legend (CD) Art-Nr.: CD015923

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$12.13
Did You Ever See A Dream Walking - Stop The Clock (7inch, 45rpm)
Fats Domino: Did You Ever See A Dream Walking - Stop The... Art-Nr.: 45IMP5875

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$10.91 $12.13