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Billboard Music Awards Snub Chuck Brown: “Of Course, D.C. Would Feel Slighted”

Billboard Music Awards honored the lives and legacies of this year’s fallen artists at Sunday’s (May 20) show. The stage was set for praising now-deceased icons such as Whitney Houston, Adam Yauch, Robin Gibb and Donna Summer. But fans of D.C.’s go-go scene were left wanting when the night passed with no mention of go-go legend Chuck Brown, who passed away last week (May 16) at age 75.

05/21/2012

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Chuck Brown Talks To Aladdin During His Last GoGo Awards Appearance

  After wining the award for best band, Chuck Brown discusses how grateful he was to be able to still make music and how his community was an integral part of his success. Fusing funk […]

05/18/2012

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Classic Chuck Brown Videos: Live At FedEx Field, Union Station, Capital Centre, More

As we celebrate the life of our close friend – and one of the greatest musicians to EVER grace the stage – we pay tribute to the late, GREAT Chuck Brown with a collection of […]

05/17/2012

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Flashback Video Of The Night: Kid N’ Play “Rollin’ With Kid N’ Play”

To show how much of an impact Chuck Brown had on music as a whole and not just Go-Go, I had to do two flashback videos tonight. Not many people realized that so many artist […]

05/16/2012

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Flashback Video Of The Night: Chuck Brown ‘Run Joe’

It is only fitting that tonight’s flashback video is from the now late, great Godfather of Go-Go. This is a live video from the Capital Center, yes the Capital Center, before it was known as […]

05/16/2012

Chuck Brown, The Godfather of Go-Go, Dead At 75

[photogallerylink id=80744 align=right] Chuck Brown, the legendary “Godfather of Go-Go” died Wednesday. He died of multiple organ failure at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, his management confirmed to WPGC Radio. The 75-year-old singer had postponed […]

05/16/2012

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6th Annual Summer Spirit Festival w/ Nas: Pre-Sale Today Thru Sun!

The 6th Annual Summer Spirit Festival hits Merriweather Post Pavilion Aug 14th, starring [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Nas[/lastfm], Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Roots[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Chuck Brown[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bilal[/lastfm], The Foreign Exchange (Phonte & Nicolay w/ Live […]

06/03/2011

Chuck Brown Backstage at the 54rd GRAMMY Awards

Video:: Chuck Brown Backstage At The 53rd GRAMMY Awards

The Godfather of Go Go, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Chuck Brown[/lastfm] talks about his very first GRAMMY nomination after 49 years in the music business – a milestone for the man who is nothing short of a living […]

02/14/2011

Chuck Brown Headlines PBMC “Extravagant New Years Eve Celebration”

Grammy award-nominee Chuck Brown will highlight this year’s Positive Black Men Coalition “Extravagant New Year’s Eve” Celebration – part of the 2011 New Year’s Eve Gala!

12/02/2010

Summer Spirit Festival w/ Erykah Badu – Pre-Sale Friday!

The Summer Spirit Festival is August 7th at Merriweather Post Pavilion with Erykah Badu, The Roots, Common, Chuck Brown, B.O.B  and Janelle Monae! 

06/02/2010

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