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Public Enemy Returns with New Song and Video, ‘State Of The Union (STFU)’

Juneteenth ushers in the return of Public Enemy with an explosive new single and video, “State Of The Union (STFU).” The song is produced by DJ Premier and finds the Hip-Hop icons running straight at Donald Trump and his fascist regime. The song is available for free on www.publicenemy.com, as well as your streaming platform […]

Malcolm X’s Top 10 Influences In Hip Hop Music

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TheSource.com has put together a classic list honoring the legacy and works of the man who made intelligence cool in Hip Hop music Malcolm X, born Malcolm Little also known to many as El-Hajj Malik El Shabazz, was an African-American Muslim minister and human rights activist born in Omaha, Nebraska, on May 19, 1925. He […]

Chuck D Announces the Firing of Flavor Flav was a Hoax, Releases New Music

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Before the coronavirus took over the world, the biggest headlines in America were the upcoming presidential elections. Democratic nominee Bernie Sanders hosted a rally, which would feature a performance from Public Enemy Radio. That announcement sparked a beef between Chuck D and Flavor Flav leading to the firing of the famed hype man from the […]

Happy 61st Birthday to Flavor Flav!

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On this date in 1959, William Jonathan Drayton, better known to the world as Flavor Flav, was born in NYC. Flav is the former hypeman of the iconic, Rock N’ Roll Hall Of Fame Hip-Hop group Public Enemy. Growing up on Freeport, Long Island is where A young Flavor developed his love for music, teaching […]

Public Enemy to be Inducted into Grammy Hall of Fame

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Public Enemy is being recognized by The Recording Academy and will be entered into the Grammy Hall of Fame. The honor comes in celebration of their 1988 album It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back. Billboard reports at its release the album did not receive a Grammy nomination but will now be […]

Chuck D Is Suing A Publishing Company For Unpaid Royalties

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Chuck D is suing a publishing company for tricking him out of owning the rights to his music.  Which Chuck says cost him has cost him more than $1 million in royalties. According to TMZ, after Chuck signed with Reach Global Music and Terrordome Music Publishing in 2001.  The label and publishing company took advantage […]

Happy 60th Birthday to Public Enemy’s Flavor Flav!

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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 on Freeport, Long Island is where A young Flavor developed his love for music, teaching […]

Wu-Tang Clan, Public Enemy, and De La Soul Are Heading on Tour

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Three of Hip-Hop’s most iconic groups, Wu-Tang Clan, Public Enemy, and De La Soul, are coming together for the Gods of Rap Tour this year. The historic announcement about the upcoming tour, which is due to land in London, Manchester, and Glasgow in May as each group celebrates a classic album from their discography. DJ […]

10 Best Hip Hop-Themed Sneaker Releases

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As we await A$AP Rocky’s Under Armour shoe, the latest YEEZY release by Kanye West alongside adidas, and whether Drake will decide if he’s #TeamAdidas or #TeamNike, one thing that’s for sure is that Hip-Hop has an obsession with sneakers: then again, who doesn’t? We decided to sift through some of our favorite Hip-Hop sneaker […]

15 Groundbreaking Debut Rap Albums Since Hip-Hop Was Born

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Words by Keenan Higgins & Jasmine Johnson   Today marks 45 years since the birth of Hip-Hop! In the decades since it all began on Sedgwick Avenue in the Bronx, the genre has went on to become the most powerful (and most lucrative!) in all of music. Of course, that feat is heavily due to the […]