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Berry, Richard

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Born: 1935 AD
Died: 1997 AD, at 61 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Singer, Songwriter

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1935 - Born on the 11th of April in Extension, Louisiana.

 

1956 - Wrote, composed and recorded song "Louie Louie".

 

1959 - Sold rights to "Louie Louie" to Flip Records, recorded by the Kingsmen 1963.

 

Narrator on The Robins' "Riot in Cell Block #9" and singer on the flip side "Framed".

 

He also recorded "Have Love Will Travel."

 

1987 - His debut album, the Rollins Band recorded a version of Berry's "Crazy Lover".

 

1997 - Died on 23rd of January and was interred in the Inglewood Park Cemetery in Inglewood, California.

 

 

 


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