Write It! - Fats Domino
On February 26 1928 Antoine "Fats" Domino, Jr. was born. Fats Domino a pianist and singer-songwriter was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. Five of his records released before 1955 sold over a million copies and were certified as gold records, and he had 35 records in the U.S. Top 40. His musical style is based on traditional rhythm and blues, accompanied by saxophones, bass, piano, electric guitar, and drums.