Day by Day 2000

Updated 2/5-2000

January 2000

(DEC 31, 1999 -) JAN 1

Little Richard played a new year’s dance in Detroit, Michigan.

SOURCES: Paul MacPhail, CAN (3/3-00)

JAN Mid

He played 1½ hour show at The Civic Center, Santa Monica, CA. He was quite hoarse and his band filled in with a lot of instrumental riffs between songs.

SOURCES: Paul MacPhail, CAN (3/3-00)

JAN 16

Concert at The House Of Blues, Chicago, IL

SOURCES: Timo Reijola, Dec 1999

February 2000

FEB 13

On Video Hits 1 Little Richard appeared in a program choosing the greatest male rock stars called "List, Greatest Male Rock Star". In the panel also was: Sharon Lawrence, Richard Kind and Mitch Hedberg. Host: Ice-T.

BROADCASTINGS:

TV-US (VH1): FEB 11, 2000

TV-US (VH1): MAR 9, 2000

SOURCES: TV Now

FEB 13

Little Richard appeared in "It's Black Entertainment" (105 minutes). Chronicling memorable musical performances by black entertainers during the past 70 years. Includes interviews with Quincy Jones, Little Richard, Busta Rhymes, Snoop Doggy Dogg, Smokey Robinson and others. Hosted by Vanessa Williams. FEB the 13 is the first time we hear about this program. Probably filmed in 1999.

BROADCASTINGS:

TV-US (SHOE): FEB 13, 2000

TV-US (SHOE): FEB 16, 2000

TV-US (SHOE): FEB 19, 2000

TV-US (SHOE): FEB 22, 2000

TV-US (SHOE): FEB 27, 2000

TV-US (SHOE2): MAR 1, 2000

TV-US (SHOE2): MAR 2, 2000

TV-US (SHOE2): MAR 5, 2000

TV-US (SHOE2): MAR 6, 2000

TV-US (SHOE2): MAR 13, 2000

(2 times)

TV-US (SHOE2): MAR 18, 2000

TV-US (SHOE2): MAR 23, 2000

(2 times)

TV-US (SHOE): MAY 7, 2000

SOURCES: tv-now

FEB 16

Again Little Richard was at "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno. Dressed in all white with white boots, he sat at grand piano and sang "Lucille", singing short version with a lot of sax and guitar fills from his band. Then a short interview about his NBC TV movie.

TRACKS: Lucille

BROADCASTINGS:

TV-US (WNBC): FEB 16, 2000

SOURCES: Marvin Fader, US (17/2-00)

Paul MacPhail, CAN (FEB 2000 –

3/3-00)

Australian fan (21/2-2000)

FEB 17

Richard was featured in an interview about the new movie on the "Today Show". Clips from the movie were shown and Richard talked about being executive producer.

BROADCATINGS:

TV-US (NBC): FEB 17, 2000

  • SOURCES: Paul MacPhail, CAN (FEB 2000

    3/3-00)

  • Australian fan (21/2-2000)

    FEB 17

    In "The Late, Late Show" Richard was interviewed by host Craig Kilborn about the new movie.

    SOURCES: Paul MacPhail, CAN (3/3-00)

    FEB 19

    Richard guested on "Donny & Marie Show" on TV. Interviewed on his new movie, clip shown about his father, Richard cried.

    TRACKS: Lucille

    Tutti Frutti

    SOURCES: Paul MacPhail, CAN (3/3-00)

    FEB 20

    Premiere on the TV-movie "Little Richard" (120 minuts). Little Richard breaks through racial barriers to achieve phenomenal success as a pioneer of rock'n'roll. The movie dealt with Richard's career between 1945 and 1962. Directed by Robert Townsend and starring Leon, Garrett Morris, Carl Lumbly, Jenifer Lewis and Tamala Jones.

    TRACKS: Every Time I Feel The Spirit * Chicken Little Baby * Caldonia * Baby Face * Every Hour * By The Light Of The Silvery Moon * Money Honey * Precious Lord, Take My Hand * Keep A Knockin’ *

    Wonderin’ * Tutti Frutti * Long Tall Sally * Rip It Up * Ready Teddy * Slippin’ And Slidin’ * The Girl Can’t Help It * Lucille * Send Me Some Lovin’ * Good Golly Miss Molly.

    BROADCASTINGS:

    TV-US (NBC): FEB 20, 2000

    SOURCES: TV Now

    Australian fan (22/2-00)

    Paul MacPhail, CAN (3/3-00)

    LRN # 22

    FEB unknown dates

    "The E! True Hollywood Story" about Little Richard is under work by E! and Charles White. One hour program should come out in May.

    SOURCES: Timo Reijola, FIN (25/2-00)

    May 2000

    MAY 2 Tue

    Little Richard appeared in Behind the Music – Alan Freed". (60 minutes). The tragic life of legendary disc jockey Alan Freed, who launced the careers of Buddy Holly, Little Richard and others. (This program probably is older than May 2000).

    BROADCASTINGS:

    TV-US (VH1): MAY 2, 2000

    SOURCES: www. Tv-now (2/5-00)

    MAY 6 Sat

    Concert at Gruene Hall, New Bruenfels, Austin/ San Antonio, TX.

    SOURCES: www. Little Richard News

    MAY 7 Sun

    Concert at Beale St. Music Festival, Memphis, TN.

    SOURCES: The Concert Hotwire (28/3-00)

     

    June 2000

    JUN 13-18

    Concerts at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV.

    SOURCES: www. Little Richard News

    www. Pollstar (2/5-00)

    JUN 26

    Concert at Del Mar County Fair, Del Mar, CA.

    SOURCES: Wolfgang Guhl, D (18/4-00)

    JUN 29 Thu

    Concert at Turing Stone Casino, Verona, NY.

    SOURCES: Wolfgang Guhl, D (26/4-00)

    www. Pollstar (2/5-00)

     

    July 2000

    The plan for "The Rock Legends Tour 2000" has changed many times.

    February 28th the plan was:

    JUL 1 Forest National, Brussels, B

    JUL 2 TBA, Vienne, F

    JUL 4 Maimarkthalle, Mannheim, D

    JUL 5 Hallenstadion Zurich, Zurich, CH

    JUL 8 Open air, Leksand, S

    JUL 11 Wembley Arena, London, UK

    JUL 12 Summer Series, Liverpool, UK

    JUL 13 North See Jazz Festival, The Hauge, NL

    JUL 15 TBA, Paris, F

    March 28th the plan was:

    JUL 1 Ahoy, Rotterdam, NL

  • Even tickets for this concert were available, the concert was moved.
  • JUL 2 Arenahall, Antwerp, B

    JUL 4 Markthalle, Mannheim, D

    JUL 5 Hallenstadion, Zurich, CH

    JUL 8 Open Air, Leksand, S

    JUL 9 Femøren, Copenhagen, DK

    JUL 11 Wembley Arena, London, UK

    JUL 13 Festival, Paris, F

    April 25th the plan was:

    JUL 4 Markthalle, Mannheim, D

    JUL 5 Hallenstadium, Zurich, CH

    JUL 6 Arena, Cologne, D

    JUL 7 Off

    JUL 8 Lerdalshöjen, Rättvik, S

    JUL 9 Strandangen, Bromölla, S

    JUL 10 Off

    JUL 11 London Arena, London, UK

    JUL 12 Summer Series, Liverpool, UK

    JUL 13 Statenhal, The Hague, NL. 20:00.

    80 Guilder.

  • This concert replace the planned one in Ahoy
  • JUL 14 Off

    JUL 15 ?

    JUL 16 Sporting Club, Monte Carlo, Monaco

    May 2nd the plan was:

    Identically with the April 25th plan with these corrections:

    JUL 2 Festival, Vienne, F

    JUL 8 Open air, Leksand, S

    JUL 15 Festival, Gelsenkirchen, D

    SOURCES: Pollstar (28/2-00 & 2/5-00)

    UBL.COM (28/2-00)

    Musi-cal.com (28/3.00)

    Diba, NL (25/4-00)

    JUL 15

    Another source mention Festival, Gelsenkirchen, D.

    SOURCES: The Concert Hotwire (28/3-00)

    August 2000

    AUG 7

    Concert at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV.

    SOURCES: Wolfgang Guhl, D (14/4-00)

    AUG 8

    Concert at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV.

    SOURCES: Wolfgang Guhl, D (14/4-00)

    AUG 10

    Concert at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV.

    SOURCES: Wolfgang Guhl, D (14/4-00)

    AUG 12

    Concert at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV.

    SOURCES: Wolfgang Guhl, D (14/4-00)

    AUG 13

    Concert at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV.

    SOURCES: Wolfgang Guhl, D (14/4-00)

     

    October 2000-05-01

    Concert at Midwest Express Center, Milwaukee, WI.

    SOURCES: www. Little Richard News