Chuck Brown died today at age 75, from complications of pneumonia. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Chuck, simply listen to Nelly’s hit “Hot in Herre.” Nelly sampled the late great Chuck Brown’s “Bustin’ Loose,” for his song Hot In Herre.
Chuck Brown’s musical influences can also be heard on superstar Beyonce’s hit song “Crazy In Love.” Chuck Brown is a music pioneer, who helped to revolutionize the sound of music.
He will always be remembered for his greatness. We send our condolences out to his family and friends. May Chuck Brown rest in peace (August 22, 1936- May 16, 2012)!
Chuck Brown- “Bustin Loose”