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Septuagenarian Washington DC based, musician Chuck Brown, along with his lively poly-rhythmic backing band the Soul Searchers were known as the founders of the soul funk musical genre offshoot known as Go-Go. Their influential sounds had been making people get up and dance since the early 1970's, and have been sampled by hip hop artists such as Nelly, Eric B. and Rakim and LL Cool J. He was popularly known in the DC Metro area as "the Godfather of Go-Go"… read more

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  • Avatar for kiwi210
    RIP the Always energetic and funky Chuck Brown. RIP Angel
  • Avatar for 2Serenity
    Chuckie Baby is eternally at rest!! I can't believe it. I feel like my heart split in half on May 16, 2012. God Bless you!!!!!! xo
  • Avatar for Tobilius
    Somehow I resent being born white
  • Avatar for JJJBlue
    I'm stationed in the DC area and just found out about this wonderful music a couple months ago. A true gem!!
  • Avatar for autodidactic
    Which album was Run Joe on? That's one song I would buy if I could find it!
  • Avatar for mulezicluva
    I grew up on Chuck!
  • Avatar for 2Serenity
    Native Washingtonian here! I grew up with Chuck Brown's music on AM radio! The best! Run Joe is one of my favorite tracks by him. I love ALL his music.
  • Avatar for PeterRDavey
    join the GO-GO GROUP

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