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Entertainment World Reacts To Passing Of Chuck Berry

Early Saturday afternoon, legendary guitarist Chuck Berry passed away at 90 after having a medical emergency. ย Celebrities took to twitter to offer their condolences and to pay respect to the man who was widely regarded as "The Father of Rock 'n' Roll."

Bruce Springsteen on Twitter

Chuck Berry was rock's greatest practitioner, guitarist, and the greatest pure rock 'n' roll writer who ever lived.

Mick Jagger on Twitter

I am so sad to hear of Chuck Berry's passing. I want to thank him for all the inspirational music he gave to us. 1/3

#RingoStarr on Twitter

R I P. And peace and love Chuck Berry Mr. rock 'n' roll music ๐Ÿ˜ŽโœŒ๏ธ๐ŸŒŸ๐Ÿ’–๐ŸŽต๐ŸŽถโ˜ฎ

Gene Simmons on Twitter

My profound respect and admiration to one of the founding fathers of rock and roll, who sadly passed today -- the late, great CHUCK BERRY

Heart broken to hear of the passing of Chuck Berry. He was undisputedly the king. A moment of silence is idefinitely n order. RIP

3,734 Likes, 75 Comments - Slash (@slash) on Instagram: "Heart broken to hear of the passing of Chuck Berry. He was undisputedly the king. A moment of..."

Thou Shall Have No Other Rock Gods Before Him #ChuckBerry rip

38 Likes, 1 Comments - Questlove Gomez (@questlove) on Instagram: "Thou Shall Have No Other Rock Gods Before Him #ChuckBerry rip"

Hail Hail Chuck Berry!!! None of us would have been here without you. Rock on brother!

1,507 Likes, 29 Comments - Lenny Kravitz (@lennykravitz) on Instagram: "Hail Hail Chuck Berry!!! None of us would have been here without you. Rock on brother!"

Keith Urban on Twitter

RIP Chuck Berry !!!! Thank you for the poetry, the passion and the potency! GO JOHNNY GO. - KU

Huey Lewis on Twitter

Chuck Berry. Maybe the most important figure in all of rock and roll. His music and his influence will last forever. - Huey

George Takei on Twitter

A legend is gone. Half the rock-n-roll artist today wouldn't be playing had Chuck not been there at the beginning. https://t.co/Z0VQBYFTsN

Billy Idol on Twitter

RIP Chuck Berry... https://t.co/Wmbg5wXRzz

The Jacksons on Twitter

Chuck Berry merged blues & swing into the phenomenon of early rock'n'roll. In music, he cast one of the longest shadows. Thank You Chuck.

Alyssa Milano on Twitter

Rest In Peace, Chuck Berry. You changed music. You changed everyone that listened to your music. Thank you. https://t.co/NxwfWRFD3S

marc maron on Twitter

The King is dead. RIP Chuck Berry.

OneRepublic on Twitter

RIPChuckBerry. Definition of musical legend. Thanks for rock 'n roll. ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ”ฅ

Bruno Mars on Twitter

RIP Chuck Berry. https://t.co/UzJx74c36p

Queen on Twitter

Go, go, go Little Queenie..." #RIPChuckBerry