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    RIP Bo Diddley

    [size=13pt]Guitarist Bo Diddley dead at 79[/size]

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    (CNN) -- Bo Diddley, the musical pioneer whose songs, such as "Who Do You Love?" and "Bo Diddley," melded rhythm and blues and rock 'n' roll through a distinctive thumping beat, has died. He was 79.


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    Re: RIP Bo Diddley

    Awesome musician. I always loved his box-shaped guitar. He inspired generations of music with his playing.

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    Re: RIP Bo Diddley

    WOW.

    Your inspiration/impact on music was second to none.
    You will be missed.
    R.I.P. my musical friend.
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    Re: RIP Bo Diddley

    Probabl;y my favorite Bo Diddley song

    [youtube=425,350]HcJNle7TY8U[/youtube]

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    Re: RIP Bo Diddley

    RIP. He was an inspiration to many.

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    Re: RIP Bo Diddley

    A legendary man. It is hard to listen to the music of today with a straight face when you compare it to what he created with next to nothing.

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    Re: RIP Bo Diddley

    "Garland" wrote:
    Probabl;y my favorite Bo Diddley song

    [youtube=425,350]HcJNle7TY8U[/youtube]
    One of my favorites of Bo's...

    [youtube=425,350]6F1Mk6U5zVY[/youtube]

    And another...

    [youtube=425,350]w2XkjBVnpos[/youtube]


    BO DIDDLEY- IN HIS PRIME!

    [youtube=425,350]sgzn7VyoqEw&feature=related[/youtube]

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