Rock and Roll legend and well renowned guitarist and lyricist, Chuck Berry has died at age 90 died at his home near Wentzville, Missouri. The star who had paved the way for artists such as Michael Jackson, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and even Elvis Presley has left an incredible legacy that will last for years to come.
Berry’s influence on popular music is tremendous. He managed create music that people would want to listen to whilst also creating a crossroads between black rhythm ’n’ blues and white rock and roll. This enabled people from all backgrounds to be able to come together and listen to music that everyone could enjoy. His revolutionary approach to music is believed to have been one of the components that brought extreme segregation in America to an end.
Celebrities such as John Mayer, Mick Jagger, Bruce Springsteen and more have taken to social media to pay their respects to the legend.