Chuck Berry Documentarian Taylor Hackford's Tribute to a “Diabolical, Complicated, Talented” Star

Music Lead / March 20, 2017


The music legend, who died Saturday at 90, is recalled by the director of 1987’s ‘Chuck Berry Hail! Hail! Rock n’ Roll’ as a difficult talent who demanded cash in a paper bag but earned the title of “the greatest” of his era.

read more











Previous Post

Chuck Berry Didn't Invent Rock 'n' Roll, but He Turned It Into an Attitude That Changed the World

Next Post

Glen Campbell's Wife Says He Can No Longer Play Guitar




More Story

Chuck Berry Didn't Invent Rock 'n' Roll, but He Turned It Into an Attitude That Changed the World

The St. Louis auteur Berry injected a cocksure 'we know better than the adults' attitude into rock — something his predecessors...

March 20, 2017