Co-frontman Chuck D says: “As with many songs, this was formed out of a conversation amongst ourselves about the level of passion fuel it takes to create."
An album beyond compare, ‘Fear Of A Black Planet’ found Public Enemy issuing calls for a survivable lifestyle amid tremendous pressure… Sound familiar?
“The credibility he brings to our team is mammoth,” museum chairman of the board Kurtis Blow said.
Other celebrities involved are Steve Buscemi, Ben Stiller, Jarvis Cocker and Jeff Tweedy.
The song also features on the rap-rock supergroup's much-acclaimed self-titled debut album.
Other new members from the music world include Prince & The Revolution's Lisa Coleman and Wendy Melvoin, Sufjan Stevens and German pianist Hauschka.
As Lightnin' Rod, Nuriddin also recorded the solo set 'Hustlers Convention' which Fab 5 Freddy has dubbed ""a cornerstone in the development of what is now a part of global culture [hip-hop]."
Thirty years after its earth-shattering release, Public Enemy mainman Chuck D reveals the unstoppable creative forces behind ‘It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back’
Hip-hop has long been territorial & an arena for public feuds, so who has the ultimate knockout punch? Here's the Hip-Hop Throwdown, who wins is up to you!
Yoko Ono, Ringo Starr, Keith Richards, Sting and Bruce Springsteen are among the major stars appearing in the video for the fundraising 'We Are Not Afraid.'