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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.

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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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