Rock n’ Roll Pioneer Dave Bartholomew Dead at 100, Co-Wrote Classics “Ain’t That a Shame” and ”I’m Walkin'”
By Fox News // June 23, 2019
ABOVE VIDEO: Dave Bartholomew, a giant of New Orleans music and a rock n’ roll pioneer who with Fats Domino co-wrote and produced the classic “Ain’t That a Shame.”
(FOX NEWS) – Dave Bartholomew, a giant of New Orleans music and a rock n’ roll pioneer who with Fats Domino co-wrote and produced such classics as “Ain’t That a Shame,” ”I’m Walkin,'” and “Let the Four Winds Blow,” has died.
He was 100 years old.
Bartholomew, a member of the Songwriters Hall of Fame and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, died Sunday at a hospital in a New Orleans suburb.
His eldest son, Dave Bartholomew Jr., confirmed the news to The Associated Press, saying: “Daddy was 100 years and six months old. It was just that time.”
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