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Jerry Lee Lewis a ball of promotional fire with new book, albums
Jerry Lee Lewis a ball of promotional fire with new book, albums

"Last man standing!" said the 79-year-old Jerry Lee Lewis with a hearty laugh, speaking by phone from Manhattan. A founder of rock 'n' roll, Lewis is indeed last of the many luminaries discovered by Sun Records founder Sam Phillips, which included Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Howlin' Wolf and many others. Lewis had come to New York for a round of appearances paired with a new book, "Jerry Lee Lewis: His Own Story," and an album, "Rock & Roll Time." Standing? Lewis is a man still on the move. Last week, he sat in with Paul Shaffer's band on "Late Night With David Letterman" for a quick rendition of his 1957 hit "Great Balls...

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