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Chuck Brown, RIP

by BBG Pioneer of the musical artform known as go-go music, Chuck Brown passed on at Johns Hopkins University Medical Center in Baltimore today according to The Washington Post. The DC native was hospitalized due to pnuemonia contracted after an...
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Go-go pioneer Chuck Brown dies

News : CNN's This Just In (3 years ago)

Musician Chuck Brown, a pioneer of go-go music, has died, according to Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. Brown's death comes a week after the Washington Post reported that he was being treated for pneumonia. Brown, know... Read Post

R.I.P. Chuck Brown: Twitter Reactions

Entertainment / Music : Hidden Track (3 years ago)

Pioneering funk guitarist Chuck Brown (@chuckbrowndc) died yesterday at Johns Hopkins University Hospital in Baltimore. Brown, 75, was a legend of the Washington D.C. music scene, earning the title “the Godfather of Go-go,” after a ... Read Post

Chuck Brown Dead: Go-Go Pioneer Dies After Being Hospitalized for Pneumonia

Entertainment / Music : (3 years ago)

Getty Images Chuck Brown, pioneer of Washington D.C.'s go-go funk scene, died earlier today at Johns Hopkins University Hospital in Baltimore. He was 75. Brown, who is best known for his hit "Bustin' Loose" (interpolated on Nelly's ... Read Post

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