(FILES) This photo taken on April 15, 2013 shows US singer and composer Chuck Berry, one of the pioneers of rock-and-roll, at a concert in Montevideo. AFP PHOTO / Pablo PORCIUNCULA
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Rock legend Chuck Berry and opera and theatre director Peter Sellars, both from the US, have won Sweden's Polar Music Prize, organisers said Wednesday.The prize, which has been awarded since 1992, when it went to former Beatle Paul McCartney, has also been won by Dizzy Gillespie, Elton John, Peter Gabriel, Pink Floyd, Keith Jarrett, Patti Smith, Bob Dylan and Italian composer Ennio Morricone.Last year it went to Senegalese singer Youssou N'Dour and Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho.
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