Celebrities Mourn Rock Legend Chuck Berry: 'Thou Shall Have No Other Rock Gods Before Him'
Guitarists like Slash weighed in on the "Johnny B. Goode" songwriter's death
Published at 7:16 PM EDT on Mar 18, 2017 | Updated at 10:56 PM EDT on Mar 18, 2017
The death of legendary rocker Chuck Berry Saturday sent a shockwave through the music community and beyond.
The singer, songwriter and thrilling guitarist was pronounced dead Saturday afternoon near St. Louis, police said.
Long recognized as a founding father of rock 'n' roll, celebrities took to Twitter soon after news of his death broke Saturday to offer their condolences for the 90-year-old.