Chuck Brown Park proposed: Portion of Northeast D.C. park to honor musician A portion of a park in Northeast D.C. will soon become a continuing homage to the Godfather of Go-Go. D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray announced Tuesday that he has proposed to rename a portion of Langdon Park as "Chuck Brown Park." Gray's proposal, which is ... 06/19/2012 - 4:39 am | View Link
D.C. Remembers, Honors Music Legend Chuck Brown In a final goodbye for D.C. music legend Chuck Brown, thousands packed into the Washington Convention Center on Thursday for the musician's public service. The memorial service started with solemn hymns and ended with a go-go medley featuring Chuck Brown's ... 05/31/2012 - 1:47 am | View Link
Brown’s beat booms from speakers across city the night ‘D.C. lost its president’ “Chuck Brown made go-go to D.C. like jazz to New Orleans,” said D.C. Council Chairman Kwame R. Brown (no relation), 41, who grew up watching the musician perform. “He put it on the map. I still have live Memorex tapes from ’83, ’84, ’85.” 05/16/2012 - 7:14 pm | View Link
D.C. mourns Chuck Brown Chuck Brown, the “Godfather of Go-Go” and a native D.C. son ... Gray said the city would have been a difference place without the musician. “Go-Go is D.C.’s very own unique contribution to the world of pop music,” Mr. Gray said. 05/16/2012 - 1:29 pm | View Link
Chuck Brown Dead: D.C.'s 'Godfather Of Go Go' Dies At 75 According to a statement from Steven Bensusan, president of Blue Note Entertainment, which manages the Howard Theatre: "It is with profound sadness that we have learned of the death of legendary D.C. native and musician Chuck Brown. Chuck was an ... 05/16/2012 - 9:42 am | View Link
Rihanna rocked a long, luxurious fur coat in NYC instantly tying her beautiful self to a hideous and torturous industry -- and sparking a ton of outrage. Okay, there was a little joy too because, well some people are twisted.
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