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Chuck Brown (III) (1936–2012)

Chuck Brown is considered the pioneer and fundamental force behind a style of music called Go-Go. Go-Go music incorporates Funk, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Blues, Soul, R & B and Dancehall music. This music is mostly known of and performed in the Nation's Capital, Washington, D.C. but has grown national attention most recently in part to the contributions of ... See full bio »


(age 75) in Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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 2015 Lip Sync Battle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Victoria Justice vs. Gregg Sulkin (2015) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre")
 2014 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week 6 (2014) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre")
 2014 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Week 4: The Skate-Off (2014) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre" - uncredited)
- Week 4 (2014) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre" - uncredited)
 2012 Spring Breakers (writer: "Hot In Here" - as Charles L. Brown)
 2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (writer: "Hot in Herre" - as Charles Brown)
 2011 Crazy, Stupid, Love. (performer: "The Numbers Game") / (writer: "The Numbers Game" - as Charles Brown)
  The Mo'Nique Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode dated 12 January 2011 (2011) ... (performer: "Bustin' Loose, Pt. 1" - uncredited) / (writer: "Bustin' Loose, Pt. 1" - uncredited)
 2008 Generation Kill (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Screwby (2008) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre")
- The Cradle of Civilization (2008) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre")
 2005 The Honeymooners ("Bustin' Loose") / (performer: "Bustin' Loose" - as Chuck Brown)
 2003 The Real Cancun (Documentary) (writer: "Hot in Herre")
 2003 Head of State (writer: "Hot in Herre")
 2003 Agent Cody Banks (writer: "Hot in Herre")
 2003 How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days ("Hot in Herre")
 1983 Doctor Detroit (performer: "Bustin' Loose")
 1973 Wattstax (Documentary) (writer: "We The People")
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Alternate Names:

Charles L. Brown

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Father of Nekos Brown, and Wiley Brown.


The Godfather of Go-Go

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