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From the Land of Band Box Records

Berry_Chuck_028.jpgYou would be hard-pressed to name a more influential ground floor rock and roll composer/performer.  His songs came early in the game and were virtual Rock and Roll Anthems for all time!  Chuck’s first chart success came in 1955 and his compositions just keep going strong.

The Hit Tally

56  songs enter the Hot 100 (or “Bubbling Under”)

44 songs entering other charts (R&B – Country – Adult Contemporary or the U.K.)

100 total chart songs

17 Songs entered Billboard’s Top 20

11 Songs entered Billboard’s Top 10

1 Song achieved Billboard’s #1 position

1955 - 08 - Berry - Maybelline 1955 - Lowe, Jim 1955-09 - Berry - Wee Hours 1955-10 - Berry - 30 Days 1956 - 06 - Berry - Roll Over 1956-01 - Berry - No Money Down 1956-10 - Berry - Brown Eyed 1956-10 - Berry - Too Much Monkey 1957-04 - Berry - School Day 1957-07 - Berry - Oh Baby Doll 1957-11 - Berry - School Day 1958-01 - Berry - Reelin and Rockin 1958-02 - Berry - Sixteen 1958-04 - Berry - Johnny B Goode 1958-07 - Berry - Delialah 1958-08 - Berry - Carol 1958-11 - Berry - Jo Jo Gun 1958-11 - Berry - Sweet Little Rock and Roll 1958-12 - Berry - Rudolph 1959-02 - Berry - Anthony 1959-03 - Berry - Almost Grown 1959-04 - Berry - Little Queenie 1959-05 - Berry - Memphis DNC 1959-06 - Berry - Back in USA 1960-02 - Berry - Let it Rock 1960-02 - Berry - Too Pooped to Pop 1961 - Lewis, Jerry Lee - Sweet 16 1961 - Velaires - Sweet 16 1963 - Beach Boys - Surfin USA 1963 - Beatles - Roll Over 1963 - Mack, Lonnie - Memphis 1964 - Astronauts - Around and Around 1964 - Dion - Johnny B Goode 1964 - Rivers - Maybelline 1964 - Rivers - Memphis 1964 - Roe, Tommy - Carol 1964-03 - Berry - Nadine 1964-05 - Berry - Particular Place 1964-08 - Berry - Never Can Tell 1964-10 - Berry - Little Marie 1964-12 - Berry - Promised Land 1965 - Dave Clark 5 - Reelin 1965-04 - Berry - Dear Dad 1969 - Owens, Buck - Johnny B Goode 1969 - Winter - Johnny B Goode 1970 - Weller - Promised Land 1973 - ELO - Roll Over Beethoven 1974 - Presley - Promised Land 1975 - Humble Pie - Rock 1976 - Beach Boys - Rock and roll music 1977 - Garret, Leif - Surfin USA 1977 - Harris, EL - You Never can Tell 1978 - Ronstadt - Back in USA 1983 - Tosh - Johnny B Goode

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