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Chuck Berry Announces New Album at 90 Years Old

Yesterday was revered guitar and rock 'n roll legend Chuck Berry's birthday, and on it he made a shocking yet exciting announcement. To the delight of fans all around the world, Chuck has announced that he will be releasing his first studio album in over 38 years.

Chuck Berry
Chuck Berry
With the eponymous title of 'Chuck', the rock 'n' roll icons' album will feature input from his children Charles Berry JR on guitar and Ingrid Berry on Harmonica.

The album will also feature the usual Chuck Berry backing band including Bassist Jimmy Marsala, Drummer Keith Robinson and pianist Robert Lohr.

'Chuck' is to be dedicated to his wife of 68 years Themetta Berry. In a statement Berry said:

"My Darlin, I'm growing old! I've worked on this record for a long time. Now I can hang up my shoes!"

Berry's album is set to be released next year.

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By Josh Hummerston

Posted on 19 Oct 2016 14:37 to category : Music News

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