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Out of life of the pioneers of rock and roll Bo Diddley

June 2 2008

In the U.S., in Florida, as a result of a heart attack on 80-th year, died one of the pioneers of rock 'n' roll Bo Diddley, reported Associated Press referring to the representative of the musician.

In mid-1950 it was Bo Diddley was one of the pioneers of rock 'n' roll. He brought in popular music energetic guitar rhythms and accelerated transitions. International fame to the Bo Diddley came in 1955 when his single "Bo Diddley" got on top of rhythm and blues charts. Among his hits such famous songs as "Who Do You Love," "Before You Accuse Me," "Mona" and "I` ma Man. "

Business Cards musician was homemade square guitar, dark glasses and black hat. In 1987, the name Bo Diddley has been brought into the Hall of Fame Rock and Roll. In 1998 he received an honorary Grammy Awards "for special contribution to the music," said RIA Novosti .

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