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Berry, Richard

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

Nationality: American
Categories: Singer, Songwriter


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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