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9/4/19-Ronnie Wood/Chuck Berry

Source: music-news.com Ronnie Wood is releasing an album dedicated to Chuck Berry. The Rolling Stones were majorly influenced by the late rock legend and their 1963 debut single was even a cover version of his hit 'Come On'. Ronnie might not have joined the band as bassist until 1975, but he has long been a fan of Chuck. Now he's recorded some of his best songs and even a tribute […]

todaySeptember 4, 2019

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1/30/18-Chuck Berry movie

Chuck Berry's widow has signed a deal to bring the rock pioneer's life story to the screen in a documentary and biopic. Themetta Berry, who lost her husband of 68 years at the age of 90 in March last year (17) has signed a deal with executives at U.K. film company Cardinal Releasing to produce the movies, according to Deadline.com. Jon Brewer, who has previously documented the lives of music […]

todayJanuary 30, 2018

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3/19/17-Chuck Berry Dies

Chuck Berry, one of the creators of rock and roll, has died, according to police. He was 90. St. Charles County, Missouri, police said Saturday 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 […]

todayMarch 19, 2017

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10/19/16-Chuck Berry CD at 90!

Chuck Berry, one of the pioneering artists in all of rock music, turns 90 today and to prove that its 90-years-young, he has announced a brand new studio album. Chuck, out next year via Dualtone, is Berry’s first studio album since 1979’s Rock It. While you would think that Berry would just rest on all of his accolades in his later years, he explained why he went back in the […]

todayOctober 19, 2016

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