Chuck Berry, rock ‘n’ roll pioneer, dead at 90

Chuck Berry, The Father of Rock ‘n’ Roll, died Saturday at his home outside St. Louis. A statement was released via his official website:

“We are deeply saddened to announce that Chuck Berry – beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather – passed away at his home today at the age of 90. Though his health had deteriorated recently, he spent his last days at home surrounded by the love of his family and friends. The Berry family asks that you respect their privacy during this difficult time.”

The Cafe Mocha Radio family extends our sincere condolences to his family.

Read more about the passing of “the Father of Rock ‘n’ Roll” Chuck Berry at CNN Entertainment.