Forty-five years ago today (February 16th, 1972), John Lennon and Chuck Berry met and performed together for the first time, when Berry joined guest co-host Lennon on TV's The Mike Douglas Show.
Quick trivia question for you:
Excluding live recordings, how many Chuck Berry songs did Lennon cut during his lifetime, both with The Beatles and solo?
Answer is below.
Answer: B - four ("Roll Over Beethoven" and "Rock 'n' Roll Music" with The Beatles and "You Can't Catch Me" and "Sweet Little Sixteen" solo)