Sugar Chile Robinson

Piano prodigy Frank “Sugar Chile” Robinson in a newsreel from 1946.

The film really captures his unusual style and wide, wide reach.

Video from the Historic Films Stock Footage Archive.

 

~ by lolarusa on December 23, 2018.

2 Responses to “Sugar Chile Robinson”

  1. Ain’t history fascinating…… wonder what happened to him?

  2. Hi, Doug! I’ve added an (accidentally omitted) link to Robinson’s Wikipedia page. He grew up to be a musician, it seems.

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