Chuck Berry Dies At 90

Chuck Berry in Concert at Rockhal in Luxembourg on November 19, 2007

Legendary musician Chuck Berry has died at age 90. The rock and roller is best known for classics like “Johnny B. Goode,” ”Sweet Little Sixteen” and “Roll Over Beethoven,” died Saturday at his home in St. Louis.  According to emergency responders were called to Berry’s home after his caretaker found him unresponsive around 12:40 p.m.

“St. Charles County police responded to a medical emergency on Buckner Road at approximately 12:40 p.m. today (Saturday, March 18),” the police department said in a statement on Facebook. “Inside the home, first responders observed an unresponsive man and immediately administered lifesaving techniques. Unfortunately, the 90-year-old man could not be revived and was pronounced deceased at 1:26 p.m. The St. Charles County Police Department sadly confirms the death of Charles Edward Anderson Berry Sr., better known as legendary musician Chuck Berry. The family requests privacy during this time of bereavement.”

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