Charles Edward Anderson Berry
BY: Lauren Carpenter
He is the fourth of six children. Martha Berry his mom was one of the few black women to have a collage education. His dad Henry Berry was a very successful carpenter. He grew up in the northern St. Louis Area. Chuck and two of his friends dropped out of high school.
How is he doing now?
He now lives in Wentzville, Missouri. He is still performing at age 87. He said that he does not plan to stop performing fro a long time.
Chuck Berry's Carrer
HIs first song recorded was " Maybelline". His only number 1 hit single was "My Ding-a-ling". Keith Richards inducted Chuck Berry into the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame held in New York.