Video: Chuck D – “TiredOf45” Directed by David C. Snyder. From Celebration of Ignorance, out now on SpitSLAM. Like Chuck D, I too am tired of our orange fuhrer…to put it mildly. But I don’t quite get why Chuck is putting it as mildly as he is in this song. He’s no stranger to bold … Continue reading New Chuck D video: TiredOf45
Video: Prophets of Rage – “Living On The 110” From Prophets Of Rage, out September 15 on Concord Music. This sounds so nineties, it’s almost painful. But I can never resist Chuck’s voice. And B-Real doesn’t sound as annoying here as he usually does. They take on poverty and homelessness on this jam and encourage … Continue reading New Prophets of Rage video: Living On The 110
Video: Prophets of Rage – “Unfuck The World” Directed by Michael Moore for the supergroup featuring Public Enemy’s Chuck D, B-Real from Cypress Hill, and half of Rage Against the Machine, this new video puts the onus on us to fix what’s broken in the world. And while Moore’s video is about as subtle as … Continue reading New Prophets of Rage video: Unfuck The World
Video: Chuck D – “Give We The Pride” ft. Mavis Staples
Chuck D continues to rule. The Public Enemy leader comes to Chicago to hang out with Mavis Staples and to showcase 2120 South Michigan Avenue, the former home of Chess Records. Also featured prominently in the video is Tribune/Sound Opinions critic Greg Kot’s Mavis biography, I’ll Take You There. Chuck’s new album, The Black In Man, is available now via Rap Central Station.
How Copyright Law Changed Hip Hop – Interview with Chuck D & Hank Shocklee of Public Enemy. Via Techdirt.