Last August, The Gallery at Vivid Solutions and Vivid Solutions D.C. Print Lab in Anacostia welcomed Chuck Brown, the ‘Godfather of Go-Go,’ to view ‘(Un)Lock It: The Percussive People in the Go-go Pocket.’ The exhibition of photgraphs documenting a slice of go-go’s history was photographed by Thomas Sayers Ellis. During that visit, the legendary Brown capitvated a room full of fans and friends with his candid tales as go-go’s pioneer.
(L to R): Photographer Thomas Sayers Ellis and 'Godfather of Go-Go' and D.C. legend Chuck Brown. Chuck Brown died on May 16, 2012 at 75 years old. Shannon Holloway/The Gallery at Vivid Solutions Buy Photo