Chuck Brown, Godfather Of Go-Go, Missed By Family And Fans One Year After Death

Source: Hamil R. Harris and J. Freedom du Lac / The Washington Post

His fans lost a cultural icon. His family lost a husband, a dad, a provider.

A year later, one group is getting on better than the other.

“Everybody who connected with Chuck misses him,” said Darryl Brooks, a concert promoter who was close to Brown. “But for the family, it’s like somebody taking the foundation from under you. I pray for them.”

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