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To Chuck Brown: “You Made A Mark, You Put DC on the Map.”

Posted on 05/18/2012 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

EntertainmentWhen we heard the sad news that DC go-go legend Chuck Brown had died, I called his friend and sometimes rival Joe Quarterman. Here’s what he said about Chuck… Back in 62, when Chuck started with the Soul Searchers, I was in a group called the Yellow Crows Band. We’d compete for gigs- you know, cabarets, dance halls. We would sometimes go to his concerts, and sometimes we would see him in the audience checking us out. We were friends – …