Top 20 R&B; Lawrence 'La La' Nelson was Walter 'Papoose' Nelson's younger brother, Fats Domino's guitar player for years. Murdered in unclarified circumstances. New Orleans funk cha cha with John Boudreaux on drums. His four beats on the snare drum pattern was copied extensively by Motown, The Supremes in particular. Lawrences part African part Mardi Gras attire influenced Mac Rebennack's.