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a long talk
The State of the Union According to Chuck D
The rap pioneer on the new Public Enemy album (reuniting them with Def Jam), Donald Trump, the broken music business, Kanye, and more.
believe the hype
Public Enemy Will Release a New Album on Def Jam at the Perfect Time
The last time the group was on Def Jam, the country hadn’t even seen George W. Bush.
Public Enemy’s Chuck D Says Flavor Flav’s Firing Was Just a Prank
Did no one tell them April Fools’ is canceled?
Public Enemy Gives Flavor Flav the Boot After Bernie Sanders Rally Feud
Flav now claims “you can’t fire me,” while Public Enemy allege that he was already on suspension from the group since 2016.
Yo! MTV Raps
Also included: Why Carole King ended up on the show, and how Tupac was a lot funnier than people ever really knew.
Flavor Flav Sues Chuck D and Public Enemy Over Unpaid Royalties
He also claims his voice and image were used without his consent on the latest album.
Rage Against the Machine Forms New Supergroup
Introducing Prophets of Rage.
Public Enemy Unhappy Oscars Used ‘Power’
“The show can’t claim the blackness of Public Enemy’s message.”
New Public Enemy Fan Went to a CD Signing, Became the Group’s Driver for a Night
“Last one out of here has to drive Flavor Flav!”
Flavor of Love
Cast Hottie, New York, and Other Memorable Contestants
“I asked her to elaborate what a six-way was.”
Rose Maura Lorre
And Your 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees Are …
Donna Summer! Public Enemy! Rush!
Public Enemy’s Fund-raising Efforts Are Going Swimmingly
The band is one-fifth of the way toward their goal of raising $250,000.
Are There 10,000 Fans Willing to Shell Out $25 to Finance a New Public Enemy Record?
We hope so!
last night's gig
Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA Takes Us Back to 1997
In defiance of all standard hip-hop show protocol, the second date of the 2007 Rock the Bells tour went off without a hitch Saturday on Randall’s Island.