July 7, 2012, all day, starting at 11:00 am
Presented in cooperation with the Chuck Brown Foundation, Inc., the Citified Festival program pays tribute to the “Godfather of Go-Go” through ongoing events and activities that honor Brown’s contributions to creativity and community life in D.C.
Read more about the Chuck Brown Foundation, Inc.
Read the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage’s appreciation of Chuck Brown and view a video of his performance at the 2000 Folklife Festival.
Watch an interview with Chuck Brown, conducted as part of the Anacostia Community Museum’s 2009 exhibition Jubilee: African American Celebration.
Chuck Brown performing at the 2000 Folklife Festival. Photo by Anthony Brown, Smithsonian Institution