Rock and Roll legend Chuck Berry makes his way through a crowd of fans prior to a statue dedication in University City, Missouri on July 29, 2011.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Chuck Berry Statue Dedicated In The Loop

“St. Louisans should be proud to know one of their own created the most significant musical art form following World War II,” Brennan said. “As John Lennon said ‘If rock & roll had a different name, it would be Chuck Berry’. I am proud St. Louis is recognizing Chuck’s genius.”



Chuck Berry Statue Will Go Up, Despite Residents’ Objections

University City Mayor says statue is a tribute to music; citizens upset by cost, Berry’s checkered past


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Chuck Berry Statue to be Installed Next Week

The rock ‘n’ roll icon will be honored in U-city.


National Baseball Hall of Fame member Lou Brock and his wife Jacki take in the fun during a dedication ceremony of a new statue of Brock at the Lou Brock Sports Complex on the campus of Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri on April 18, 2011.  (UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Lou Brock Statue Unveiled at Lindenwood

School’s baseball and softball complex is named after the Baseball Hall of Famer



Vandals Use Paintgun To Splatter MLK Statue

Police probe vandalism of King statue near Illinois Capitol.