Musicians React to Chuck Berry's Death

Rock, hip-hop and country artists alike are mourning the loss of rock 'n' roll pioneer Chuck Berry, who passed away at the age of 90 on Saturday (March 18).

The legendary singer/songwriter's revolutionary sound and hits like “Maybellene,” “Roll Over Beethoven,” “Memphis,” “My Ding-a-Ling," “Sweet Little Sixteen" and “Johnny B. Goode” inspired many, and had a profound impact on the Billboard charts.

The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, Slash, Questlove, Lenny Kravitz, Keith Urban, Bruno Mars and more paid tribute to a musical hero on social media. See their messages below.


Thou Shall Have No Other Rock Gods Before Him #ChuckBerry rip

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Hail Hail Chuck Berry!!! None of us would have been here without you. Rock on brother!

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Hail Hail Rock and Roll! #ripchuckberry

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RIP Chuck Berry. Without him Rock n Roll wouldn't be what it came to be.

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