This past Monday, KK Brown daughter of the legendary Chuck Brown announced that her father has pneumonia and he’s been hospitalized for the last two months. She says he is recovering and asked for his fans to continue to pray for him.
KK Brown, who performs in her father’s band, declined to provide additional details. But according to sources close to the family, Chuck Brown was admitted to a hospital complaining of arthritis, and doctors discovered and removed a blood clot in an unspecified area of his body. As he recovered from the operation, the sources said, Brown contracted pneumonia, which continues to keep him in the hospital.
His health problems prompted canceled shows from Blues Alley toBrooklyn, disappointing his fans. He recently cleared his May concert calendar of gigs.