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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 »

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(age 75) in Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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Agent Cody Banks Soundtrack
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(2011)
Spring Breakers Soundtrack
(2012)

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 2018 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mimiki Ke Kai, Ahuwale Ka Papa Leho (2018) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre" - uncredited)
  Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2018) (writer - 1 episode, 2018)
- The Mack (2018) ... (performer: "Bustin' Loose") / (writer: "Bustin' Loose")
 2017 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Treehouse of Horror XXVIII (2017) ... (writer: "Bustin' Loose (Part 1)" - uncredited)
 2017 Beat Shazam (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (2017) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre")
 2017 The Breaks (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Runaway (2017) ... (performer: "Run Joe")
 2017 Le Van (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (2017) ... (writer: "Hot In Herre")
 2015-2017 Lip Sync Battle (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Tony Gonzalez Vs. Ray Lewis (2017) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre")
- Victoria Justice vs. Gregg Sulkin (2015) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre")
 2016 Life in Pieces (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Cheap Promotion Flying Birthday (2016) ... (performer: "We Need Some Money (Bout Money)" - uncredited)
 2016 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kevin James/Michael B. Jordan/Bon Iver (2016) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre" - uncredited)
 2015 Wimbledon (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- 2015: Day 3, Part 3 (2015) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre" - uncredited)
- 2015: Day 3, Part 1 (2015) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre" - uncredited)
 2015 Ballers (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Raise Up (2015) ... (performer: "Blow Your Whistle")
 2014 Svédská trojka (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tanecník Láda! (2014) ... (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 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 2004 (2012) ... (writer: "Hot In Herre")
 2012 Spring Breakers (writer: "Hot in Herre" - 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)
 2010 Chuck Brown: We Got This (Video) (performer: "Wind Me Up!", "Rappaz R. N. Dainja (Instrumental)", "We the People", "Funky Beat", "I'm Your Man", "It Don't Mean a Thing", "Midnight Sun", "Moody's Mood for Love", "Woody Woodpecker", "Give the Bass Player Some", "Harlem Nocturne", "Ego", "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)", "Run Joe", "Give It Up for Little Benny", "Do You Know What Time it Is?", "Cat In the Hat", "Freak-A-Deek", "One on One", "Lock It", "Chuck Baby", "Bustin' Loose", "Block Party", "The Party Roll") / (writer: "We the People", "Give the Bass Player Some", "Give It Up for Little Benny", "Freak-A-Deek", "Bustin' Loose", "The Party Roll")
 2009 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Top Six Perform (2009) ... (performer: "Let the Good Times Roll")
 2009 Rude Tube (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- All Things Weird & Wonderful (2009) ... (writer: "Hot in Here" - 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")
 2007 Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Piccolo Teatro (2007) ... (writer: "Hot in Herre" - uncredited)
 2006 Driver: Parallel Lines (Video Game) (performer: "Bustin Loose")
 2005 The Honeymooners ("Bustin' Loose") / (performer: "Bustin' Loose" - as Chuck Brown)
 2004 Darcy's Wild Life (TV Series) (performer: "We Need Some Money") / (writer: "We Need Some Money")
 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")
 2002 Put Your Hands Up!: The Tribute Concert to Chuck Brown (Video) (performer: "Mister Magic", "LaDiDaDi", "Get Your Hands Up", "Country Boy", "Family Affair", "It Don't Mean a Thing / Midnight Sun / Moody's Mood for Love / Woody Woodpecker theme) / (writer: "Let the Party Begin")
 1987 Go Go Live at the Capital Centre (Video) (performer: "Run Joe", "You Know What Time It Is?, "I'm Bad", "Day-O")
 1986 Good to Go (performer: "We Need Some Money") / (producer: "We Need Some Money") / (writer: "We Need Some Money")
 1984 Crackers (performer: "Berro e Sombaro") / (writer: "Berro e Sombaro")
 1983 Doctor Detroit (performer: "Bustin' Loose")
 1973 Wattstax (Documentary) (writer: "We The People")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: " We Got This" (Raw Venture) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | See more »


Alternate Names:

Charles L. Brown
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Father of Nekos Brown, and Wiley Brown.

Nickname:

The Godfather of Go-Go

Star Sign:

Leo

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