Chuck Brown & Go-Go
Chuck Brown is the undisputed Godfather of Go-Go music. With his 1978 #1 hit “Bustin Loose” he brought the genre to the worldwide stage and inspired countless other bands, from E.U. to Rare Essence, to rock to the same beat. In this episode of Unsung, popular Go-Go artists join Jill Scott, Raheem DeVaughn, the late Marion Berry and Chuck’s family to discuss Chuck’s legacy, the rise of Go-Go and shed light on a little-understood genre that has remained in the shadows of American music.