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Rock 'n roll legend dies

NEW YORK—Chuck Berry, rock 'n roll's founding guitar hero and storyteller who defined the music's joy and rebellion in such classics as “Johnny B. Goode," "Sweet Little Sixteen," and "Roll Over Beethoven,” died Saturday at his home west of St. Louis.

He was 90.

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