DC celebrates Chuck Brown Day with park dedication

WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- August 22nd marks Chuck Brown Day in the District. On Friday and the city is celebrated with a special dedication.

Two years after the death of the Godfather of Go-Go, the Chuck Brown Memorial Park was dedicated to the beloved entertainer.

The park is located in Northeast D.C. at Langdon Park. Among the many structures designed to honor Brown is a memorial wall with mosaic images of the late artist.

Mayor Vincent Gray hosted the event. Brown's family was in attendance.

Brown's final album was released on Tuesday, see an interview what his children had to say about the release of that final album HERE: http://on.wusa9.com/1kZCh0l


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