Rock in Retrospect

Lloyd Price

June 08, 2022 Nick Bambach Season 2 Episode 30
Lloyd Price
Rock in Retrospect
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Rock in Retrospect
Lloyd Price
Jun 08, 2022 Season 2 Episode 30
Nick Bambach

Courtney E. Smith (host of the Songs in the Key of Death podcast) joins us to discuss the life and career of the legendary R&B singer Lloyd Price. Topics discussed include Lloyd's earliest success as a musician, starting an independent music label in the 1950s, his many business ventures outside the music industry, his induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1998 and the recent stage musical based on his life and music. After listening to this episode, you'll gain a  new appreciation for this trailblazing icon of early rock and roll.

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Courtney E. Smith (host of the Songs in the Key of Death podcast) joins us to discuss the life and career of the legendary R&B singer Lloyd Price. Topics discussed include Lloyd's earliest success as a musician, starting an independent music label in the 1950s, his many business ventures outside the music industry, his induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1998 and the recent stage musical based on his life and music. After listening to this episode, you'll gain a  new appreciation for this trailblazing icon of early rock and roll.