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Kendrick Lamar And Mainstream Rap’s Growing Conscience

Chicago drill spitter King Louie was shot in the head two weeks ago. His vehicle was riddled with 22 bullets total. Seven of them hit…
Collin Robinson | January 5, 2016 - 9:29 am
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Prophets Of Rage Announce Debut EP The Party’s Over

The politically-charged supergroup Prophets Of Rage, made up of parts of Public Enemy, Cypress Hill, and Rage Against The Machine, have announced that their new…
Grace Birnstengel | August 15, 2016 - 10:45 pm
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Prophets Of Rage – “Prophets Of Rage”

Happy Republican National Convention! Trump will be busy Making America Great Again in Cleveland this week while the rest of us tremble in fear at…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 18, 2016 - 11:17 am
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Public Enemy – “Honky Talk Rules” Video

Recently, Chuck D has been busy with Prophets Of Rage, his new supergroup with members of Rage Against The Machine and Cypress Hill. But now…
Peter Helman | June 7, 2016 - 7:21 pm
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Prophets Of Rage Announce Massive Tour

Last week, after teasing and speculation, three quarters of Rage Against The Machine announced that they'd formed a new supergroup called Prophets Of Rage. Tom…
Tom Breihan | June 6, 2016 - 9:53 am
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Prophets Of Rage Performing Surprise Set At Governors Ball Tomorrow

Prophets Of Rage, the newly formed supergroup featuring Public Enemy's Chuck D, Cypress Hill's B-Real, and Tom Morello, Tim Commerford, and Brad Wilk of Rage…
Peter Helman | June 4, 2016 - 5:20 pm
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Watch Supergroup Prophets Of Rage Play Their First Show In LA

After teasing it for a few weeks, yesterday, three of the four members of Rage Against The Machine announced their new supergroup. The band is…
Tom Breihan | June 1, 2016 - 9:11 am
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Prophets Of Rage Revealed: Members Of Rage Against The Machine, Public Enemy, & Cypress Hill Play LA Tonight

A few weeks ago, Rage Against The Machine started teasing something mysterious with a countdown clock on their website. At first, we thought this might…
Tom Breihan | May 31, 2016 - 11:16 am
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Rage Against The Machine, Public Enemy, Cypress Hill Members Form Supergroup

It's been five years since the last time Rage Against The Machine played together as a band, but it looks like they may have something…
Tom Breihan | May 18, 2016 - 8:49 am
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Chuck D Yells “Fuck Donald Trump” At SXSW, Flavor Flav Is Like “Not So Fast”

Public Enemy are no strangers to politics, and Chuck D has been saying "fuck Donald Trump" for years. But now, in the wake of Trump's…
Peter Helman | March 16, 2016 - 9:51 pm
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Watch Public Enemy Play Kimmel In Brooklyn & Cameo In His Do The White Thing Parody

Jimmy Kimmel wrapped up a week of episodes filmed in Brooklyn last night, and he invited Public Enemy to close out the show. The Long…
Peter Helman | October 24, 2015 - 1:22 pm

Stream Public Enemy Man Plans God Laughs

A few weeks ago, Public Enemy announced that they would release a new album today, and they've delivered: It's called Man Plans God Laughs, and…
James Rettig | July 15, 2015 - 5:51 pm
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AFROPUNK Announces Inaugural Atlanta Festival With D’Angelo, Flying Lotus, Death Grips, Santigold, Danny Brown

The inaugural AFROPUNK Atlanta Festival will take place Saturday, 10/3 and Sunday, 10/4 at Atlanta's Central Park. The festival will have notable performances from D'Angelo…
Misha Sesar | July 7, 2015 - 4:11 pm

Public Enemy Announce Deluxe It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back & Fear Of A Black Planet Reissues

Today, Public Enemy announced that they will be reissuing deluxe editions of both 1988's It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 30, 2014 - 1:17 pm
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Watch Public Enemy Do “Public Enemy No. 1″ With The Roots On Fallon

1987's "Public Enemy No. 1" was the first single from Long Island's Public Enemy. The group recorded the track before they got explicitly political, but…
Tom Breihan | September 17, 2014 - 9:43 am
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Photos: Made In America 2013

The second annual Budweiser Made In America festival, which is curated by Jay-Z, took place over the weekend in Philadelphia with performances by Phoenix, Beyoncé,…
Miles Bowe | September 3, 2013 - 5:04 pm
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Hangout 2013 Saturday: Tom Petty, Kendrick Lamar, Public Enemy, & More

The Hangout organizers presumably intend the word "Hangout" to be read with leisurely fellowship in mind, and certainly that matches the vibe here in Gulf…
Chris DeVille | May 19, 2013 - 3:24 pm

Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame 2013 Inductees: Rush, Public Enemy, Heart

As we all know, there's nothing more relevant than the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame. How else would we remember and recognize the greatness…
Michael Nelson | December 11, 2012 - 3:11 pm
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Public Enemy, Rush, N.W.A. Nominated For Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

Earlier today, Rolling Stone announced that Albert King, Chic, Deep Purple, Donna Summer, Heart, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Kraftwerk, the Marvelettes, the Meters, N.W.A.,…
Corban Goble | October 4, 2012 - 8:54 am
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Public Enemy – “Get It In” (Feat. Bumpy Knuckles)

Public Enemy are celebrating their 25th anniversary this year, an occasion they plan to announce by releasing two conceptually linked, crowd-funded albums called Most Of
Tom Breihan | June 12, 2012 - 5:39 pm
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