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Chuck Brown from Celebrity Deaths: 2012's Fallen Stars

Chuck Brown you are not from DC if you don't know Chuck....Musical Impact of Chuck Brown (August 22, 1936 – May 16, 2012) : Known for songs like "Bustin' Loose, Run Joe & Chuck Baby"

The Chuck Brown Band kicks off Wind Me Up, Chuck! Mondays, an endearing legacy series at The Howard Theatre dedicated to the Godfather of Go-Go's eternal groove. This residency will feature stellar collaborations between The Chuck Brown Band and a medley of Artists and Icons who inspired Chuck Brown and were influenced by the man himself. The Chuck Brown Band includes: Chuck's daughter, KK; D Floyd; Scooby; Sweet Cherie; Kenny Kwickfoot Gross; Mighty Mo Hagans; Karlston Ice Ross; Marcus…

Chuck Brown, who mixed funk, soul and Latin styles to help create the upbeat go-go scene in Washington DC in the 1970s, has died at 75

Chuck Brown was supposed to play at the Atlantic Pier in Brooklyn, but was cancelled. Now we know why. Sad that this Washington DC Go Go music pioneer is dead.

NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert: Chuck Brown - the King of the Go-Go! I regret never getting to see him play. RIP Chuck Brown.