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Bo Diddley, a founding father of rock ‘n’ roll whose distinctive “shave and a haircut, two bits” rhythm and innovative guitar effects inspired legions of other musicians, died Monday after months of ill health. He was 79.
Bye bye, Bo.
Rock pioneer Bo Diddley dies at age 79
June 2, 2008