Jerry Lee Lewis celebrates his 76th birthday today, September 29th. Did anybody think 'The Killer' would be the last man standing from the original 'Million Dollar Quartet' of Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins and him? Jerry thought enough about it that he named an album 'Last Man Standing' a few years back.
Lewis, along with Little Richard re-defined how much of a showman you can be at t
Jerry Lee Lewis defies time. At 75 years of age, he is not only still recording, but still touring. His latest album 'Mean Old Man' features an eager cast of guest artists, and the Killer can still rock with the best of 'em.
His version of the Rolling Stones' 'Sweet Virginia' is a highlight of the new album, and the track features none other than the song's original author Keith Richards...
Elvis Presley would have been 76 years old on January 8th. Can you picture him at that age? I can't.
I often wonder what he would be doing today if he was still with us. What if he had taken better care of himself?
Musicians generally keep on doing what they do, regardless of age...