Rock'n'Roll icon Chuck Berry dies at 90
Chuck Berry, a renowned American singer and songwriter, considered to be one of the founders of rock'n'roll music died on Saturday at his home in St. Charles County, Missouri, local police reported.
Berry, an author of such hits as "Roll Over Beethoven" and "Maybellene," was confirmed dead by St. Charles County police. The police said they responded to an emergency call, but upon arrival found an "unresponsive" man whom they couldn't revive. Berry was 90 years old.
"The St. Charles County Police Department sadly confirms the death of Charles Edward Anderson Berry Sr., better known as legendary musician Chuck Berry," the department wrote in a Facebook statement, Sputnik reports.