Flavor Flav's Chicken And Ribs Is No More

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Police in Sterling Heights, Michigan served Flavor Flav's Chicken and Ribs restaurant with an eviction notice today and changed the locks on the employees.


Public Enemy, Rush, Heart Will Be In The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, Unlike N.W.A.

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Rush, Randy Newman, Public Enemy, Heart, Albert King, and Donna Summer will be inducted into the Hall next year, unlike Kraftwerk and N.W.A.

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Built For The Streets: 10 Grimy Album Covers That Shaped The ’90s

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A couple of weeks ago, we took some time to highlight some black and white music videos that dominated the '90s.

Apocalypse 91…The Enemy Strikes Black

The Primer: 10 Public Enemy Songs Everyone Should Know

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The generation gap between rap fans seems to be growing wider by the day.

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NYC, Who Wants To Win Tickets For Dom Kennedy, Public Enemy, MellowHype & More?

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Everybody outside of the New York area, we'll get to you later.

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He Got Game: Spike Lee’s Six Greatest Music Videos


A roundup of director Spike Lee's greatest music videos, including songs from Naughty by Nature, Prince, and Public Enemy.

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The 10 Greatest Songs That Sample The Beatles

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Tomorrow is the 45th anniversary of the release of the Beatles’ Sgt.

Apocalypse 91... The Enemy Strikes Black

No, I Don’t Want To Be Called V-Nasty’s N*gga

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What started as <a href="">an offhand Twitpic</a> and <a href="">a follow-up tweet</a> ended up causing my inbox and timeline to swell within the past 24 hours.

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A Song For You: 10 Classic Tracks With Aretha Franklin Samples

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Even with all the convenience the digital age has brought to the fan's music consumption diet, chalking up the days of producers digging for infectious samples and thumbing through an album booklet to check out the credits as a relic of yesterday is a harsh reality to face.

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Say It Loud!: Top 5 Pro-Black Albums

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In 1994, Common's "I Used To Love H.

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4.16 The Cooler

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<a href=""> Meme Obama Made $5.5 Million Last Year <a href="">[Gawker]</a> When Should You Use A Taser.

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The History Of Hip-Hop According To Mistachuck

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<a href=""> I saw this floating around over the weekend but didn't feel compelled to watch it. Then Suave emailed me a link today and demanded that I give it attention. First of all, nobody tells John Gotty™ to do a gosh darn thing. But I thought that after I hit play because, one thing about Suave is he has pretty keen (although sometimes quirky) tastes. I didn't make it through all of this but the first thirty minutes where riveting enough for me to say "hey, this should close up shop today for those hangin' out and killing time. For the <a href="">'younger gods'</a> trying to get a grasp on what it all meant.


3.16 The Cooler

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Irene The Dream Reverend Wright Defends Obama [The Root] Video: Plies Fan Has Tombstone On Her Head [Broken Cool] How To Be A Positive Person, In Under 300 Words [Zen Habits] 20 Years of Public Enemy's 'Fear Of A Black Planet' [Billboard] Ex-NBAer Sex Life: [...].

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2.22 The Cooler

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Good Morning Monday & Golden Luv T-Mac Knicks Jerseys Now Available <a href="">[Dime]</a> Fabolous Gets His Yo Gabba Gabba.


Video: Public Enemy Gives To Washington D.C.

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<a href="">J. Kim</a> sent this over and it's only right that with all the foolishness that goes on, we balance the equation.

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Status Check: $50,000 In The Bank

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Remember Public Enemy's push to <a href="">drop a fan-funded album</a>.

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