Chuck Brown, godfather of GO-GO, was one of the most influential musicians of all time – bringing a popular dance genre to the District. DC Music Live created a “Tweet Roundup” of tweets referencing the death of music legend Chuck Brown to honor his legacy and immortal influence on the D.C. music scene.
Soul Train remembers our legends http://ow.ly/aYKCj The Godfather of Go-Go Chuck Brown and the Queen of Disco Donna Summer
RIP to the Legend …Chuck Brown. u will be missed worldwide.#dcornothing
Y’all know I Love GoGo & have some fond memories of Chuck Brown! #RIPChuck
As a Cali guy, knew nothing about Chuck Brown and go-go b4 arriving in DC. Quickly learned how ignorant and deprived I had been #RIPchuck
“I’m not retired because I’m not tired. I’m still getting hired and I’m still inspired” – #ChuckBrown, 2006
Damn DC: Long Live The Legacy Of The Immortal Sound of Mr Chuck Brown!
MCA, then Chuck Brown, now Donna Summer. Man…:( #RIP
I sincerely thank you for the music and your allegiance to the pocket. #RIPChuckBrown
The scene outside the Howard Theatre earlier this evening at Chuck Brown’s candlelight vigil. #RIPChuckBrown
Ohhhh Chuck!!!!! R.I.P. ,Dear friend and lover of the original beat, your music captivated and lifted. You will be MISSED!!!!
rip to the godfather of gogo Chuck brown Damn I’m hurt! He was like an uncle to me. sad day!!
RIP to our idol, supporter, the legend…Chuck Brown. Rest well Godfather. We Love You Chuck….
Chuck Brown, the Godfather of Go-Go, has passed away. He was 75.
RIP to the GodFather of GoGo Chuck Brown. My heart hurts today a great icon has been lost.
Chuck Brown–”Wind me up Chuck”…#NMNMS
Check it out. A recap of the Celebration of Chuck Browns life. S/O to@marcusjmoore for covering this.
~Arielle Hixson, DC Music Live