Chuck Brown “The God Father of Go-Go”. A presentation by Amber Anderson Music Survey Period 1A. Life of Chuck Brown. Chuck Brown was born in 1936 He is a Washington, D.C., singer, musician, songwriter, and record producer
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Go-go is a subgenre of funk music developed in and around Washington, D.C. in the mid- and late 1970s. While its influences, and origins are debated, Chuck Brown is regarded as the fundamental force behind the creation of go-go music. Because of his many contributions he was considered and respected to hold the title of ‘The Godfather of Go-Go‘.