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12 October 1962 The Beatles with their idol (especially Paul’s!) Little Richard at the Tower Ballroom, Brighton, Wallasey Image Source: Beatles Source

“Brian Epstein booked me to play with them and Paul would just sit down and look at me. He’d say, ‘Oh Richard, you’re my idol. Just let me touch you’ He wanted to learn my little holler, so we sat at the piano, going ‘Oooooooh!’ until he got it.” - Little Richard