Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry (born October 18, 1926) is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter, and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music. With songs such as "Maybellene" (1955), "Roll Over Beethoven" (1956), "Rock and Roll Music" (1957) and "Johnny B. Goode"...Wikipedia
Born: 18th October, 1926, St. Louis, Missouri
Height: 6' 1½" (187 cm)
Claim to Fame: Johnny B. Goode
After School Session is Chuck Berry's debut album, released in May 1957 (see 1957 in music) by Chess Records as LP 1426, making it the second LP record released by Chess.
He made his national TV debut on November 8th 1957 on "American Bandstand" performing "Rock and Roll Music" twice in a row, by demand for the teenage dancers in the studio.
Born to a contractor and deacon of a Baptist church and his wife, a qualified principal, he was the third of six children.