One of the pioneers and icons of rock ‘n’ roll music, Chuck Berry, passed away yesterday afternoon (on March 18th, 2017) at the age of 90 in his St. Charles, Missouri home.

Berry had been in show business for over 60 years and was a major influence in the music industry.  He was one of the first musicians to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1986.

Rebecca Joseph from Global News has more on the life and career of Chuck Berry HERE.

 

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