Chuck Berry, the singer, songwriter and guitarist that helped shape the early days of rock n' roll, died on March 18, 2017. Cause of death has not been revealed. Berry was responsible for the hits, "Maybelline", "Sweet Little Sixteen", "Johnny B. Goode", "My Ding-a-Ling" and he was an influence to many rock artists, such as the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, the Kinks, the Who, Bruce Springsteen and Bob Segar.
The Beatles covered the Chuck Berry song "Rock and Roll Music" and released it as a single on December 4, 1964. It was one of the songs that they played in the early days in Hamburg. The song is also found on the "Beatles For Sale" album. On the B side is "I'm A Loser." In Australia "Rock and Roll Music" was on the B side of "No Reply." #TheBeatles
Old guitar strap, vintage guitar strap, classic guitar strap, leather guitar strap, leather strap, inspired by the early days of Rock ’n’ Roll, this classic style of leather guitar strap was worn by the likes of Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley, and The Beatles. It’s still used today by many of our favorite musicians on both acoustic and electric guitars.