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On Saturday (March 18), the music community went into mourning following the news that rock and roll pioneer Chuck Berry had passed away at the age of 90. A well-respected guitarist, singer, and songwriter, Berry was known for timeless songs such as “Maybellene,” “Roll Over Beethoven,” and “Johnny B. Goode.”
Although he was a rock and roll artist, Berry’s influence spread to other genres. Many country artists have been inspired by his extraordinary talent, and have decided to honor him by performing his songs during their concerts.
Now that Berry is no longer with us, these performances are all the more meaningful. Click the button below to see seven of the most extraordinary tributes to the rock and roll legend.