No Radio Free Lunch!

A blog about pop music and everything else by Eric D. Johnson

Chuck Berry is Gone and All I Have Is This List (pt.1)

Best/Favorites, no particular order. Just trying to get my mind around the essentials:

Maybelline
30 Days
Brown-Eyed Handsome Man
Promised Land
Come On
Almost Grown
No Particular Place To go
Tulane
Carol
No Money Down
You Never Can Tell
Nadine
Johnny B. Goode
School Days
Memphis, Tennessee
Rock and Roll Music
Little Queenie
Back In the U. S. A.
Too Much Monkey Business
Downbound Train

If you write one of these songs in your life, you’re a legend. If you write five of them, you’re a genius. If you wrote all of them…

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2 comments on “Chuck Berry is Gone and All I Have Is This List (pt.1)

  1. Eric D. Johnson
    March 20, 2017

    Ok, I can’t believe that I forgot “You Can’t Catch Me.”

  2. Eric D. Johnson
    March 20, 2017

    And, I forgot “Around and Around” too, though that might get into second tier for me, along with “Sweet Little Sixteen” and “Reeling and Rocking.” All great hooks though.

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