The death of rock legend Chuck Berry is a loss that’s been felt across the globe. In the short time since the announcement of the guitar genius and music iconoclast’s passing, the tributes to Berry have already started pouring in. Some are messages of mourning, some are messages celebrating the man’s life and all are messages that pay respect to one of the most vital American music figures of the 20th century.
There’s no reason not to assume the tributes to Chuck Berry will continue to swell over the weekend. As they should.