“Yo! Bum Rush the Show”
Public Enemy are a hip hop group known for their politically charged lyrics and criticism of the media, they are considered as one of the most influencial and important hip hop bands of the genre. In 2004 Rolling Stone magazine ranked Public Enemy No. 44 in their list of the 'Immortals: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time'. 2007 saw them inducted into the Long Island Music Hall of Fame.
Public Enemy included Chuck D (main vocalist, producer and artwork), Professor Griff (drummer and occasional vocalist), Flavor Flav (vocalist, lyricist, instrumentalist and producer), Brian Hardgroove (band director, producer and guitarist) and DJ Lord (producer). Public Enemy released their first album “Yo! Bum Rush the Show” on Def Jam/Columbia Records in 1987. Other albums include "It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back", "Apocalypse 91... The Enemy Strikes Black", "Fear of a Black Planet", "Greatest Misses", "He Got Game", "Muse Sick-n-Hour Mess Age", "There's a Poison Goin' On", "New Whirl Odor", "How You Sell Soul to a Soulless People Who Sold Their Soul?" and "Rebirth of a Nation".
Public Enemy collaborated with the likes of The Bomb Squad, Anthrax, Ice Cube, and Paris. They are still active in music today.
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