Chuck Berry turns 90 today and to celebrate he announced he’s releasing a new album! It’s called “Chuck” and it’ll be released in 2017. This will be his first new album in 38 years. It’s never too late, is it?!
Now if that’s not awesome enough, the album is dedicated to his wife of 68 years!!!
He said: “My darlin’ I’m growing old! I’ve worked on this record for a long time. Now I can hang up my shoes!”
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Chuck Berry has had a HUGE impact on rock music including the music of the Beatles, Rolling Stones, Kinks and Beach Boys.
He was among the first group of performers inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1986.
He also received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 1984.
Can’t wait for the new album!