Chuck Berry At 80

This month Chuck Berry celebrates his 80th birthday, still playing in his home town of St Louis, Missouri.

Paul Gambaccini looks back over the life and work of a legend of rock'n'roll, from his first groundbreaking hits of the 1950s to the controversial number one record in the UK, my Ding-a-Ling.

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This month Chuck Berry celebrates his 80th birthday, still playing in his home town of St Louis, Missouri.

Paul Gambaccini looks back over the life and work of a legend of rock'n'roll, from his first groundbreaking hits of the 1950s to the controversial number one record in the UK, my Ding-a-Ling.