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Chuck Berry October 18, 1926 – March 18, 2017

Charles Edward Anderson “Chuck” Berry (October 18, 1926 – March 18, 2017) was an American guitarist, singer and songwriter and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music. With songs such as “Maybellene” (1955), “Roll Over Beethoven” (1956), “Rock … Continue reading

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Al” Jarreau March 12, 1940 – February 12, 2017

Alwin Lopez “Al” Jarreau (March 12, 1940 – February 12, 2017) was an American jazz singer.He won seven Grammy Awards and was nominated for over a dozen more In 1968, Jarreau made jazz his primary occupation. In 1969, Jarreau and … Continue reading

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Sonny Geraci- lead singer of- Climax.

Emmett Peter “Sonny” Geraci November 22, 1946 – February 5, 2017) was an American musician and singer, best known as lead singer of musical groups The Outsiders and Climax. Geraci first became known as the original lead vocalist with The Outsiders, a band … Continue reading

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