Little Benny Street Naming

View Comments

lilbennyway Little Benny Street Naming

Join PGC’s Tony Reddz and DJ Storm from Noon – 3P as the unveil they new street naming in honor of Little Benny, formerly of Little Benny and Masters. Find out where you need to be and who’s making a special appearance!

SPECIAL GUESTS: The originally members of “The Masters” will reunite to perform at the street naming!

LOCATION: Little Benny’s street naming will be the alleyway off of 11th Street NW between U and T Streets in proximity to the Masonic Temple where Harley spent time perfecting his craft with bands including [lastfm]Rare Essence[/lastfm] and [lastfm]Little Benny and the Masters[/lastfm]. Harley will be in good company as a street was named last year for “Godfather of Go-Go” [lastfm]Chuck Brown[/lastfm] at 7th and T Streets, N.W, which is also in Councilman Graham’s ward.

Harley, who is best known for his songs “Cat in the Hat” and “Who Comes to Boogie”, was a Washington, DC native and alumni of Ballou Senior High in Southeast. He passed away in his sleep at his brother’s home after a performance on May 30, 2010 at the Capitol Heights Ballroom with Chuck Brown.

Listen to Chuck Brown speak about Little Bunny!

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 694 other followers