Chuck Berry (1926-2017)
A legend of Rock'n'Roll left us at the age of 90. The American guitarist, singer and songwriter from St. Louis, Missouri, was one of the pioneers of Rock'n'Roll music.
Any famous guitarist in Pop history, has, one day, played a riff or a solo created by Chuck Berry.
He has been the songwriter the most covered in the 60s during the explosion of British Rhythm'n'Blues.
The first song he recorded in 1955 was : Maybellene
Chuck Berry has been one of the main influence for The Rolling Stones and for Keith Richards.
The Beatles covered also Chuck Berry.
Who doesn't Remember John Travolta and Uma Thurman in Tarantino's movie Pulp Fiction ?
Who doesn't remember Michael J. Fox in the movie Back To The Future ?
On his 90th birthday, in october 2016, Chuck Berry announced that his first new studio album since Rock It in 1979, entitled Chuck, would be released in 2017.
Bye Bye Legend, you will never be forgotten.