Sunday, January 1, 2017
Little by Little
Rich Little on his true stories about Rich's new song he is writing for Willie Nelson (and he sings it as Willie), swearing in his US citizenship as John Wayne (complete with reenactment), doing Trump (build that wall and his hair), Clint Eastwood, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ronald Reagan ("Rich you do me better than I do"), Rich does an impression of Ronald Reagan doing an impression of Truman Capote, Reagan's call to Rich while in the hospital during his recovery from the assassination attempt and Rich hung up on him thinking it was a bad impersonator, JFK tragedy, Rich's classic A Christmas Carol, playing Johnny Carson in the film "Night Shift", behind the scene stories, Dean Martin roasts, Ed Sullivan who introduced Rich as "Little Richard", a show in Ottawa with PM Pierre Trudeau and Frank Sinatra, more behind the scenes stories.
Rich Little: A man of many voices
Discussed in this episode:
Little by Little: People I've Known and Been