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Chuck Berry: John Lennon, Public Enemy, Anthony Kiedis and more on the man who invented rock ‘n’ roll

Chuck Berry – the man who inspired The Beatles, The Stones and countless others since – would have turned 91 today (October 18). As the following quotes and tributes from some of the world’s most legendary musicians point out, we really do have Chuck Berry to thank for rock 'n' roll music. by Nick Harris

Eric Clapton announces 2017 US shows

Eric Clapton has announced four live dates in the US for next year. The legendary guitarist has hinted at retiring from music altogether in recent years, with the 71-year-old revealing in June that nerve damage from his peripheral neuropathy has impacted on his ability to play guitar. But any talk of retirement in 2017 has been dismissed with today's (November 28)...

Eric Clapton says nerve damage has affected his abilities with the guitar

"I've had to come to terms with the fact that it will not improve"

George Harrison to feature on new Eric Clapton album ‘I Still Do’

Album will be released in May

Brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un spotted at Eric Clapton gig in London – watch

Kim Jong-Chul allegedly attended two concerts at the Royal Albert Hall this week

Eric Clapton announces plans to quit touring

Guitarist says life on the road is "unbearable and unapproachable"

Eric Clapton apologises to fans in Glasgow after walking off stage during gig

Guitarist ended Scottish show early following 'technical fault'

Keith Richards joins Eric Clapton onstage at Madison Square Garden

Rolling Stones guitarist makes appearance in New York at Crossroads Festival

Eric Clapton-owned watch fetches £2.3 million at auction

The piece is the handiwork of Swiss watchmaker Patek Philippe

Eric Clapton sells painting for £21million

Guitarist pockets a fortune after flogging Gerhard Richter artwork