Chuck Berry



Chuck Berry
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Rating
Active
1953
Born
October 18, 1926 in St. Louis
Died
March 18, 2017
Location
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Biography
Charles Edward Anderson Berry (October 18, 1926 – March 18, 2017) was an American guitarist, singer and songwriter and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music. With songs such as "Maybellene" (1955), "Roll Over Beethoven" (1956), "Rock and Roll Music" (1957) and "Johnny B. Goode" (1958), Berry refined and developed rhythm and blues into the major elements that made rock and roll distinctive. Writing lyrics that focused on teen life and consumerism, and developing a music style that included guitar solos and showmanship, Berry was a major influence on subsequent rock music. Born into a middle-class African-American family in St.
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Top Songs by Chuck Berry


Chess Pieces: The Very Best Of Chess Records

No Particular Place to Go [Single Version]

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Chess Pieces: The Very Best Of Chess Records

Maybellene [Single Version]

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Have Mercy: His Complete Chess Recordings 1969-1974

Festival

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Memphis

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The Chess Blues-Rock Songbook

Memphis, Tennessee [Single Version]

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Promised Land - Single Version

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Chuck

Big Boys

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Have Mercy: His Complete Chess Recordings 1969-1974

Let's Do Our Thing Together

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The Best

(The) Things I Used to Do

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Odd Man In

Shake Rattle & Roll

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Bio

Bio

Chuck Berry March 25, 2014

4 Tracks

Chuck Berry in London

Chuck Berry in London

Chuck Berry March 25, 2014

12 Tracks

One Dozen Berrys

One Dozen Berrys

Chuck Berry March 25, 2014

9 Tracks

On Stage

On Stage

Chuck Berry March 25, 2014

14 Tracks

New Juke Box Hits

New Juke Box Hits

Chuck Berry March 25, 2014

11 Tracks

Fresh Berry's

Fresh Berry's

Chuck Berry March 25, 2014

8 Tracks

Back Home

Back Home

Chuck Berry March 25, 2014

8 Tracks

Super Hits

Super Hits

Chuck Berry March 4, 2014

8 Tracks

Lo Mejor De Chuck Berry

Lo Mejor De Chuck Berry

Chuck Berry January 1, 2014

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Genres
R&B/Soul
Website
Social
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