Green Day, Sting, Red Hot Chili Peppers & More Cover 'Johnny B. Goode' in Tribute to Chuck Berry

Chuck Berry photographed circa 1973.
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Chuck Berry photographed circa 1973. 

The legendary Chuck Berry died over the weekend. Pretty much every band today owes a debt to Chuck Berry -- the dude more or less invented rock and roll music -- and a whole bunch of people decided to pay tribute by covering “Johnny B. Goode,” perhaps his most iconic song.

Everyone from Green Day to Sting to Red Hot Chili Peppers to Dropkick Murphys performed it live in concert over the past couple of days, and you can watch some of their performances below.

This article was originally published by Stereogum.


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