Chuck Berry - Quotes

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It's amazing how much you can learn if your intentions are truly earnest.

It's amazing how much you can learn if your intentions are truly earnest.

Rock's so good to me. Rock is my child and my grandfather. ---->>>

A song is a song. But there are some songs, ah, some songs are the greatest. The Beatles song 'Yesterday.' Listen to the lyrics. ---->>>

I grew up thinking art was pictures until I got into music and found I was an artist and didn't paint. ---->>>

Don't let the same dog bite you twice. ---->>>

If the people in the audience are talking, you're being ignored. If the people are gazing at you, you've got something they want to hear. ---->>>

A contract is an ask game, and if it asks for an hour, and I submit to an hour, then it's an hour. When I look at a contract, I look at the obligation - where, when, how long, the compensation. If I agree to it, that's the way it is. I have an obligation. They have an obligation. ---->>>

Praise doesn't mean anything to me. I don't judge myself. ---->>>

Science and religion are both the same thing. They're there; they're life. If it's not science, it's not a fact. ---->>>

You know, your ears record. You might can sing a song once you hear it. ---->>>

My music is simple stuff. Anybody can sit down, look at a set of symbols and produce sounds the music represents. ---->>>

Of the five most important things in life, health is first, education or knowledge is second, and wealth is third. I forget the other two. ---->>>

You don't just go to the studio and say, 'I'm going to write a hit.' It becomes a hit when people like your compositions. ---->>>

The Big Band Era is my era. People say, 'Where did you get your style from?' I did the Big Band Era on guitar. That's the best way I could explain it. ---->>>

Rock 'n' roll accepted me and paid me, even though I loved the big bands... I went that way because I wanted a home of my own. I had a family. I had to raise them. Let's don't leave out the economics. No way.

Rock 'n' roll accepted me and paid me, even though I loved the big bands... I went that way because I wanted a home of my own. I had a family. I had to raise them. Let's don't leave out the economics. No way.

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 10-18, 1926
Birthplace:
Die: 2017-03-18
Occupation: Musician

Charles Edward Anderson Berry (October 18, 1926 – March 18, 2017) was 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" (1958), Berry refined and developed rhythm and blues into the major elements that made rock and roll distinctive (wikipedia)