Chuck Berry, one of the creators of rock and roll, has died, according to police. He was 90.
St. Charles County, Missouri, police said they responded to a medical emergency on Buckner Road at approximately 12:40 p.m. Inside the home, first responders found an unresponsive man, but despite immediately administering lifesaving techniques, the 90-year-old man could not be revived. He was pronounced dead at 1:26 p.m., police said.,
The St. Charles County Police Department identified him as Charles Edward Anderson Berry Sr., better known as Chuck Berry.
Chuck Berry performs 'Memphis Tennessee' at the BBC Television Theatre, London on Wednesday 29th March 1972. Backed by Dave Harrison - drums, Billy Kinsley - bass, Jimmy Campbell - guitar, Michael Snow - piano. HD
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Chuck Berry spielt seinen absoluten Rock'n Roll-Klassiker "Johnny B. Goode" live am 27.05.1972 im Beat Club!
How to begin? It's difficult to say that only one person "created" rock & roll music. But if you look for the most influential person and one of the inventors of rock & roll you will always find... Chuck Berry. His opening guitar riff on "Johnny B. Goode" is the most famous in rock & roll history and influenced many other musicians from The Who and The Beach Boys to AC/DC, those Angus Young even copied the "duckwalk" of Berry for his own stage performance. In June 2008, the Rolling Stone magazine put it on the first place of their list of the "100 Greatest Guitar Songs of All Time". Nothing more to say ...