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    • Chuck Brown - People sign a poster while lining up to attend a memorial service for Go-Go singer Chuck Brown at the Washington Convention Center on May 31, 2012 in Washington, DC. Chuck Brown, a DC musical legend, is considered the godfather of Go-Go, a type of Funk.
    • Chuck Brown - A man holds up a Chuck Brown poster on the street during a viewing of musical artist Chuck Brown at the Howard Theater on May 29, 2012 in Washington. Brown, who died on May 16, was a guitarist and singer who played a primary role in the birth of Go-go, a local type of funk music.
    • Chuck Brown - Former DC Mayor and current DC City Councilman Marion Barry leaves after attending a viewing of musical artist Chuck Brown at the Howard Theater on May 29, 2012 in Washington. Brown, who died on May 16, was a guitarist and singer who played a primary role in the birth of Go-go, a local type of funk music.
    • Chuck Brown - People sing and dance while waiting in line for a viewing of musical artist Chuck Brown at the Howard Theater on May 29, 2012 in Washington. Brown, who died on May 16, was a guitarist and singer who played a primary role in the birth of Go-go, a local type of funk music.
    • Chuck Brown - A vender sells Chuck Brown pins during a viewing of musical artist Chuck Brown at the Howard Theater on May 29, 2012 in Washington. Brown, who died on May 16, was a guitarist and singer who played a primary role in the birth of Go-go, a local type of funk music.
    • Chuck Brown - KwameBrown (L), chairman of the DC City Council, walks to the head of a  line for a viewing of musical artist Chuck Brown at the Howard Theater on May 29, 2012 in Washington. Brown, who died on May 16, was a guitarist and singer who played a primary role in the birth of Go-go, a local type of funk music.
    • Chuck Brown - Valencia Johnson takes a photo of Michael Berry's fainting of Chuck Brown before a viewing of the musical artist at the Howard Theater on May 29, 2012 in Washington. Brown, who died on May 16, was a guitarist and singer who played a primary role in the birth of Go-go, a local type of funk music.
    Washington D.C. bandleader, performer, and songwriter Chuck Brown has been a prominent figure on the city's go-go scene since the late '70s. Brown and the Soul Searchers have also been one of the rare go-go acts to gain national attention, even though it was short-lived. The Soul Searchers included trombonist/keyboardist John "JB" Buchanan, trumpeter Donald Tillery, saxophonist/flutist Leroy ...more


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