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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Movement Electronic Music Festival 2012 In Photos

Over the long weekend Detroit hosted the Movement Electronic Music Festival, an event that featured people like Public Enemy, Major Lazer, SBTRKT, Araabmuzik and many…
Corban Goble | May 30, 2012 - 9:24 am

ATP NJ Sunday: Public Enemy Rock The Crowd, Rap With Portishead

The original idea behind Public Enemy's set in the Asbury Park convention hall was that they'd play their landmark 1990 album Fear Of A Black
Tom Breihan | October 3, 2011 - 8:26 am

Unlocked Kurt Cobain Sings Bon Jovi In Guitar Hero 5

Not to mention Bush, Megadeth, and Public Enemy. Last week we reported that the Nirvana frontman has been licensed as a videogame character, complete with…
Scott Lapatine | September 2, 2009 - 2:20 am

Street Scene 2009 In Photos

Some 30,000 people over two days crammed into the six-block area in San Diego’s East Village that hosted the 25th annual Street Scene this past…
Amrit Singh | September 1, 2009 - 3:12 pm

Virgin Mobile FreeFest 2009 In Photos

Indeed, this year’s Virgin Mobile Festival was totally free, and Richard Branson’s attempt to “put a smile on people’s faces” totally worked. Aside from those…
Amrit Singh | August 31, 2009 - 2:16 pm

Indie Rockers Play Dress-Up For The New York Times

Coachella is already the most fashionable of the summer festivals by virtue of its proximity to Los Angeles, so this year the NYT ran with…
Amrit Singh | July 17, 2009 - 2:54 pm

Coachella 2009: Cure, MBV, Antony Assault The Sound System

Surprise, it wasn't My Bloody Valentine's 15-minute aural assault "You Made Me Realise" that caused Sunday's biggest audio mishap. Organizers cut the speakers during the
Scott Lapatine | April 20, 2009 - 3:29 pm

Bonnaroo Adds Public Enemy & A Bunch Of Comedians

Bonnarro added more non-Phish bands to its 2009 lineup, including PE, High On Fire, Dillinger Escape Plan, Passion Pit, and Amadou & Mariam. The comedy…
brandon | March 25, 2009 - 6:08 pm

Public Enemy “Bring The Noise” On Fallon

Last summer Public Enemy toured with a show Chuck D described as "cut for cut, track for track: It Takes A Nation Of Millions To
Amrit Singh | March 17, 2009 - 11:31 am

Pitchfork Music Festival 2008: Public Enemy’s It Takes A Nation Of Millions… Will Not Be Overshadowed, Not Even By Flavor Flav

"Cut for cut, track for track ... It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back." Even the most basic statements of…
Amrit Singh | July 19, 2008 - 2:34 pm