Chuck Brown Dead: D.C.’s ‘Godfather Of Go Go’


| May 16, 2012 - 9:03 pm

WASHINGTON — Chuck Brown, D.C.’s legendary “Godfather of Go-Go,” has died, according to Washington City Paper.

Brown, who was born in Gaston, N.C., was 75.

Earlier this month, Brown’s family revealed that he had pneumonia. He had canceled a planned performance at the newly reopened Howard Theatre in April due to health concerns.

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