Posts tagged "Chuck D"

Stream Public Enemy’s New Album, ‘Man Plans God Laughs’

Man Plan God Laughs, the 13th album from the legendary rap group Public Enemy and their first since 2012's The Evil Empire of Everything, is now available…
By: James Grebey / July 15, 2015

Public Enemy: The 1990 ‘Fear of a Black Planet’ Interview

[This article was originally published in the March 1990 issue of SPIN. To coincide with the 25th anniversary of Fear of a Black Planet, we’re repromoting thi…
By: Frank Owen / April 10, 2015

Chuck D to Bring the Noise as Record Store Day’s 2014 Ambassador

Chuck D urges you to believe the hype about independent record stores. The Public Enemy mastermind is the official ambassador for Record Store Day 2014,…
By: Marc Hogan / February 11, 2014

Nelson Mandela’s Death: Twitter Reacts

Following news of Nelson Mandela's death on December 5 at the age of 95, Twitter was immediately flush with reactions and remembrances which echoed the…
By: Kyle McGovern / December 5, 2013

Chuck D, Bob Mould, Garbage Mourn Death of 9:30 Club’s Josh Burdette

Josh Burdette, the beloved night manager and head of security at Washington D.C.'s 9:30 Club, died over the weekend, and a wealth of musicians have…
By: Kyle McGovern / September 3, 2013

Chuck D to Perform Public Enemy’s ‘Fear of a Black Planet’ as Afropunk Festival’s Headliner

Chuck D will headline this year's Afropunk Festival in Brooklyn, performing Public Enemy's classic 1990 album Fear of a Black Planet in full with DJ…
By: Kyle McGovern / July 9, 2013

Stream LL Cool J’s Grammy-Exploding, Rubin-Era Banger ‘Whaddup’

LL Cool J may have made a fool of himself shoehorning the word "hashtag" into every other word during his second Grammys hosting stint but…
By: Chris Martins / February 12, 2013

How The Music World Rallied Around MCA Before His Death

Tributes to Beastie Boys' Adam "MCA" Yauch have been pouring out over the last few hours since news of his passing spread, from Diplo to…
By: Devon Maloney / May 4, 2012

Everyone Is Suing Universal Over Digital Royalties

Universal Music Group is fending off lawsuits from all comers over how it calculates artist royalties from digital downloads, according to the Hollywood Reporter. O…
By: Marc Hogan / November 3, 2011