Flavor Flav isn’t taking the public feud between him and Chuck D silently. On Monday, hours after the longtime hypeman and hip-hop legend was booted from Public Enemy, he took to Twitter to air his grievances. “Are you kidding me right now???,,,over Bernie Sanders??? You wanna destroy something we’ve built over 35 years OVER POLITICS???,,,all because […]
After 37 years, it appears one of rap’s greatest relationships is absolutely over. Public Enemy announced on Sunday night that Flavor Flav would no longer be part of the group, days after Flav sent a cease and desist to Bernie Sanders‘ campaign before Chuck D was set to perform at a Sanders’ rally on Sunday. “Public Enemy and […]
Hip-hop pioneer Chuck D talks Black Lives Matter and Black love matters at the Justice or Else rally in Washington D.C.
Straight off of the 1st annual Boom Bash ‘King Of The Mic,’ tour Flavor Flav with Public Enemy and more jammed recently. It’s often said what happened in Vegas stays in Vegas, but not in the case of entertainer Flavor Flav’s arrest last month in Nevada on allegations he was speeding to fast and driving […]
BOOM 92 in partnership with Live Nation is bringing one of the livest concerts around to H-Town: 1st Annual BOOM Bash: Kings of the Mic on June 13, 2015, at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. Get your tickets now so can experience legendary hip hop pioneers all on one stage rock the mic. This year’s […]
Rapper Vanilla Ice, who’s real name is Robert Van Winkle, best known for the song, ‘Ice Ice Baby, these days he’s an home improvement reality host has been arrested Wednesday on suspicion of burglary and grand theft for a residential burglary that took between December and February. The former rapper, allegedly stole furniture, a pool […]
Quincy Jones, Donna Summer and Public Enemy were all inducted into the Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame. Check out the pictures and story here.
The Tom Joyner Morning Show pays tribute to Hip Hop icons Public Enemy for being elected into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
While many TV audiences know William Drayton, aka Flavor Flav, as a colorful (and sometimes polarizing) figure on his reality TV shows, the multi-talent came to prominence for many as a member of the rap group Public Enemy. Public Enemy’s messages of Black power and social consciousness run contrary to some of the images we’ve […]
Music videos weren’t exactly a new phenomenon when MTV debuted in 1981. French musicians had been making short films to accompany their songs since the invention of the Scopitone visual jukebox in the late 1950s. However, MTV’s launch upped not only the quantity of music videos being produced, but the quality. We racked our brains […]