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New Chuck Brown Album Out Today, Memorial Park To Open Friday

A new album featuring the late Godfather of Go-Go, his band and collaborators like Wale and Doug E Fresh dropped Tuesday.

08/19/2014

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New Chuck Brown Song ‘Beautiful Life’ Features Wale (Listen)

The Godfather of Go-Go’s final album, “Beautiful Life,” includes songs by Chuck Brown himself and his band who continues to carry the torch.

07/23/2014

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A Playlist to Celebrate Chuck Brown’s Legacy

Two years ago today, the world of music and go-go lost its biggest name: Chuck Brown. As you remember the life of this funky musician today, play these songs and feel the groove take over.

05/16/2014

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DJ Flexx Sits Down With Chuck Brown’s Children KK and Nekos

Next Friday, the event not to miss is “Two Year, No Tears,” a concert celebrating the life of go-go superstar Chuck Brown.

05/09/2014

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Go Behind The Scenes of DJ Flexx’s ‘Polo & Chuck’ Video Shoot

DJ Flexx and hundreds of WPGC listeners gathered to shoot the official video for “Polo & Chuck” at the Howard Theatre a couple weeks ago and we have a sneak peek at the video

05/01/2014

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DJ Flexx Films Video for “Polo & Chuck” at the Howard Theatre

WPGC’s DJ Flexx took over the stage at Howard Theatre on April 21 for the making of his latest video “Polo & Chuck.”

04/22/2014

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Justin Timberlake Cranks Some Gogo Music in D.C.

Justin Timberlake brought his 20/20 Experience World Tour to D.C. last night and put on a crazy, good show. He performed for three hours, singing around 33 songs.

02/25/2014

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UPDATED: 11 Go-Go Songs Every Music Fan Needs to Hear

Many things have come from the DMV area but the most notable is the great genre of go-go music. In the late 60s and early 70s, D.C. was the hotbed for a brand new sound of funk that infused with early hip-hop and R&B. Forty-some years later and it is still a dynamic genre for D.C., Maryland and Virginia.

02/07/2014

Charles Bergen's entry for the Chuck Brown Project.  (Credit: Charles Bergen, Craig Atkins, Wiles Mensch, Lou Stovall and Tommy Walker)

3 Finalists Chosen for Chuck Brown Memorial Park Project

Three proposals for art installations honoring the Godfather of Go-Go are in the running to be featured in D.C.’s Chuck Brown Memorial Park.

01/28/2014

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An All-Star Tribute to Chuck Brown at The Howard

Join WPGC and DJ Flexx for the “Chuck Brown All Star Go Go Tribute” as we celebrate “The Godfather of Go Go” one year to the day of his passing.

05/03/2013

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