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New Chuck Brown Album Out Tuesday, 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.


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3 Finalists Chosen for Chuck Brown Memorial Park Project

Three public art installation proposals are still in the running to be featured in D.C.’s Chuck Brown Memorial Park.


D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray signs a bill for the Chuck Brown memorial as some of Brown's surviving family members look on.
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Chuck Brown Memorial To Include Amphitheater

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray signed a bill Thursday morning that will make the vision of a Chuck Brown memorial in Langdon Park a reality as early as this summer.


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Chow Down At The National Capital BBQ Battle

The Safeway BBQ Battle is the not-to-miss BBQ event of the year. Celebrating its 20th year and with a portion of the ticket prices going to charity, it’s the must-do event for every meat-loving omnivore in the DC area.


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Mayor Gray Announces Plans At Memorial To Name Park After Chuck Brown

D.C. says goodbye to a legend for the final time as the Godfather of Go-Go makes his final appearance today at the D.C. Convention Center.


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DC Public Library Building Chuck Brown Archive, Seeking Donations

The District of Columbia Public Library is working to build an archival collection honoring the “godfather” of go-go music, Chuck Brown.


A crowd gathers outside the Howard Theatre where a public viewing for 'The Godfather of Go-Go' Chuck Brown was held. (credit: Kevin Rincon / All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Fans Remember Chuck Brown At Howard Theatre As Sendoff For “Godfather Of Go-Go” Begins

Fans had their first opportunity to say goodbye to the “Godfather of Go-Go” on Tuesday during a public viewing for Chuck Brown at the Howard Theatre.


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Chuck Brown Public Viewing And Memorial Service Plans Announced

A public viewing for Chuck Brown is scheduled for Tuesday, May 29 at the Historic Howard Theatre.


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Chuck Brown, Godfather Of Go-Go, Dead At 75

Chuck Brown, the legendary “Godfather of Go-Go” has died.