Chuck D Reveals The Origin Of The ‘Public Enemy’ Name, Plus Crosshairs Logo

Chuck D of Pubic Enemy explains to Rolling Stone the significance behind their name and their logo.


Spike Lee, Chuck D, And Flavor Flav Reminisce On Early Arguments Over ‘Fight The Power’!

In light of the 25th Anniversary of the classic film, ‘Do the Right Thing’, Chuck D, Flavor Flav have spoken out on the hit that would be heard for decades! Chuck D and Flavor Flav reminisced on the makings of their revolutionary hit ‘Fight The Power’ and remember how the song almost was not created.


(Photo) Read A Hand Written Letter From Tupac to Chuck D!

After just celebrating what would’ve been Tupac’s 43rd birthday last week, Chuck D has posted a picture on Twitter of a letter that Pac wrote him back in 1995 while he was in jail. In the letter Pac discusses signing to Death Row, his great love and respect for the Public Enemy rapper and what he learned from him while they were on tour. Plus he requests a feature from him on an upcoming song and even asks him if he would want to get involved in both a movie and a program that he was working on. Check out the letter after the jump!


50 Cent And Chuck D Set To Serve As Instructors In Season 2 Of ‘Dream School’

As the season 2 of the ‘Dream School’ reality series, comes into full swing, two new celebrity instructors and Hip Hop greats, have been tapped to mentor the high school drop outs.


Chuck D Goes On Twitter Rant Against VLAD TV

Vlad TV released a list of top 20 rappers that are over the age of 40 , including rappers like DMX, Missy Elliot, Q-Tip etc…  Chuck D went on  quick Twitter rant and criticized the list. Hit the jump for what he had to say and Vlad TV’s response! Steph B


Chuck D Explains Why Public Enemy Didn’t Do Jay-Z’s “Made In America” Festival

Jay-Z’s first annual Made In America festival brought out types of artists out to Philadelphia for Labor Day weekend, from Pearl Jam to Maybach Music and everyone in between. One group that were NOT on hand was Public Enemy, and Chuck D has a reason as to why. Find out below. Marisa Mendez


Rap Legend Chuck D Will Be Inducting The Beastie Boys Into The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

We told you previously that popular 90’s rap trio the Beastie Boys will be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame this April, and now it’s been announced that hip-hop legend Chuck D will get the induction honors. Dope! Details below. Marisa Mendez


Chuck D. Calls Out Jay-Z and Kanye West During Economic Hardship

Dr. Boyce Watkins of Syracuse University sat down with Chuck D at a Measuring the Movement forum. He said that “Chuck D In a spin-off to the new song “Otis,” he engages in a lyrical assault like no other, highlighting the fact that it’s not cool for West and Jay-Z to brag about how much money they waste.” Funk Flex


#MusicstillMatters New Music: Consequence, Alex Wiley, Chance The Rapper, GLC, Chuck Inglish – Spaceship iii

Consequence who was featured on the original “Spaceship” by Kanye West drops a “Spaceship III.” This one features a new Cons verse to Alex Wiley’s “Spaceship II” which featured Chance the Rapper, GLC and Chuck Inglish. Listen below.


NBA: LeBron James RIPS Charles Barkley & Says Chuck Knows Where to Find Him

LeBron James has had enough of Charles Barkley’s comments about him and unleashed on the TNT analyst.


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