Keith Richards

Keith Richards talks Chuck Berry: 'I've learned more and more from him over the years'

Keith Richards talks Chuck Berry: 'I've learned more and more from him over the years'

In trying to capture the momentous influence of Chuck Berry, who died March 18 at age 90, numerous obituaries and appreciations written in recent days have theorized that a number of rock ’n’ roll groups may never have formed were it not for his pioneering work.

But it’s no wild assumption to say that the Rolling Stones might never have existed had it not been for the Berry connection.

Guitarist Keith Richards famously introduced himself to Mick Jagger when they were teenagers who randomly found themselves on the same train in London.

“We happened to get in the same railway carriage together, and Mick was holding two Chess records,” Richards told The Times on Friday,...

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