Rock & Roll 2013 Hall of Fame: Public Enemy to be Inducted, Chuck D Shares His Excitement
Public Enemy has been awarded a spot into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, and the group couldn’t be more thrilled about it.
“Public Enemy’s induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is totally a team effort,” Chuck D told AllHipHop.com. “A group is what we’ve been these past 25 years, 84 countries, 85 tours. We are the sum of great individuals who have followed hip-hop’s elemental blueprint of collective necessary to be considered comparable to stand up to the many great musics, genres artists before and alongside.”
Chuck D added, “We are seriously thankful and share this achievement with our hip-hop and rap music idiom.”
The group was nominated with their 1987′s Yo! Bum Rush The Show and 1988 album, It Takes A Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back.
The event takes place April 18 in Los Angeles.
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