The Father of Rock sadly passed away aged 90.
The Rock and Roll pioneer Chuck Berry sadly passed away over the weekend. Chuck will leave being an incredible legacy.
Some of the biggest musicians in the world and in a President spoke out about the death of Berry.
This is how Twitter reacted:
Chuck Berry rolled over everyone who came before him – and turned up everyone who came after. We'll miss you, Chuck. Be good.— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) March 19, 2017
Chuck Berry was rock's greatest practitioner, guitarist, and the greatest pure rock 'n' roll writer who ever lived.— Bruce Springsteen (@springsteen) March 18, 2017
I am so sad to hear of Chuck Berry's passing. I want to thank him for all the inspirational music he gave to us. 1/3 pic.twitter.com/9zQbH5bo9V— Mick Jagger (@MickJagger) March 18, 2017
He lit up our teenage years, and blew life into our dreams of being musicians and performers. 2/3 #ChuckBerry— Mick Jagger (@MickJagger) March 18, 2017
His lyrics shone above others & threw a strange light on the American dream. Chuck you were amazing&your music is engraved inside us forever— Mick Jagger (@MickJagger) March 18, 2017
Chuck Berry (1926-2017) left Earth long ago: His music, part of Voyager’s Golden Records, sent to the depths of space in 1977— Neil deGrasse Tyson (@neiltyson) March 20, 2017
Remembering Chuck Berry at my Michigan movie theater. We'll show "Hail Hail Rock 'n' Roll" later this week. pic.twitter.com/uo32jCCWV9— Michael Moore (@MMFlint) March 19, 2017