When N.W.A. made their mark on Hip-Hop in the 1980’s it opened the world not only to khakis and converse culture, but to new genre of rap music called “Gangsta Rap.”
Gangsta Rap music infused Curtis Mayfield... Read Article
On this date in 1988, Public Enemy released their second LP It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back following up their debut album, which was released just a little over a year earlier.
The album, whic... Read Article
It looks like the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is on the verge of diversifying their membership. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Oscar-permitting collective announced their invitation of... Read Article
YouTube announced that it has acquired the highly-anticipated music documentary G Funk, which recounts the untold story of hip-hop’s most iconic subgenre through its pioneer, Warren G. G Funk explores the sound... Read Article
April 10, 1990 was the release date of a cornerstone in hip hop music: Public Enemy's Fear of a Black Planet. Still known as one of the most empowering albums of its time, the album was written during a pivotal... Read Article
The world has come to stand and acknowledge the 50 year mark of the assassination of a man who is defined as being the most influential civil rights leader in American history, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. On Apr... Read Article
On October 1, 1991, Long Island’s Public Enemy released their fourth studio album Apocalypse 91 … The Enemy Strikes Black on Def Jam Recordings and Columbia Records. It proved to be their fourth classic album i... Read Article
On this date in 1959, William Jonathan Drayton, better known to the world as Flavor Flav, was born in NYC. Flav is the hypeman of the iconic, Rock N' Roll Hall Of Fame Hip Hop group Public Enemy.
Growing up ... Read Article
Supreme has officially sealed the deal for their latest collaboration featuring Public Enemy and UNDERCOVER. On Sunday, the brand took to Instagram to announce the collaboration with a video clip of Public Enem... Read Article
50 Cent has no boundaries when it comes to his savagery on social media. The 'Get Rich or Die Tryin' rapper trolled Rick Ross on Instagram Saturday after news that the MMG rapper was hospitalized. 50 posted on ... Read Article
Congratulations are in order for legendary and unmatched hip-hop collective Public Enemy, whose iconic 1989 single "Fight the Power" will be inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame later this month.
"Fight the... Read Article
Legendary Hip Hop artists are joining forces with the Smithsonian Institute to create an extensive anthology that will serve as a retrospective of the genre, according to media reports.
Chuck D, MC Lyte, Que... Read Article
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Unmatched legend of hip-hop culture, Public Enemy’s Chuck D is on a mission to set all records straight regarding the chronological history of rap and hip-hop culture. So, forget about all ... Read Article
It's confirmed - the iconic New York duo Public Enemy is set to release an album upcoming Tuesday, July 4th.
The album is titled Nothing Is Quick in the Desert and was supposed to be a surprise. However, the... Read Article
In an unexpected move by the RRHOF voting committee, Tupac Amaru Shakur was voted to be inducted into the Rock N' Roll Hall Of Fame next year in Brooklyn's Barclay's Center.
Inductees must qualify by being n... Read Article
Over a sample of The Rolling Stones' "Honky Tonk Woman," Public Enemy mastermind Chuck D aims his sights at the greed and corruption of big business while doing his best to emulate a cowboy in the video for "Ho... Read Article
Sometimes music is all about the message, and in the case of Maryland duo Wolves & Sheep, the message they are conveying in the “Anti-Social Media Blues” video couldn’t be any clearer. No matter what vessel... Read Article
Public Enemy descended on Denver, Colorado last night for a packed show at the venue City Hall. With Chuck D, Flavor Flav, Professor Griff, and DJ Lord in tow, the living legends delivered a full set complete ... Read Article
Chuck D is never at a loss for words. The Public Enemy mastermind has built an impenetrable career by crafting them into revolutionary statements in songs like "Fight the Power" and "By The Time I Get to Arizon... Read Article