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Five Best Songs From Public Enemy’s ‘Fear of a Black Planet’ Album

On the 25th anniversary of its release, we went through the arduous task of selecting the five best tracks from Fear of a Black Planet. These songs truly stand the test of time.

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Public Enemy’s ‘Brothers Gonna Work It Out’ Is an Underrated Black Liberation Anthem Necessary for Today

Twenty-five years ago, Public Enemy debuted their third studio album, 'Fear of a Black Planet,' which featured the underrated black liberation anthem, "Brothers Gonna Work It Out." The song is as important today as it was then. We revisit the track and its place in today's landscape.

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See Your Favorite Hip-Hop and R&B Album Covers Featuring Kittens

See your favorite hip-hop and R&B album covers featuring kittens and prepare to feel all fluffy inside.

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20 Years Ago: Public Enemy Release Their Most Misunderstood Album, ‘Muse Sick-N-Hour Mess Age’

We re-examine P.E.'s strangest most polarizing work.

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Does the ‘Do the Right Thing’ Soundtrack Stand the Test of Time?

Spike Lee's 'Do the Right Thing' shook up the world 25 years ago but does the groundbreaking film's soundtrack stand the test of time too?

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25 Best ’80s Songs

From Eric B. & Rakim's 'Paid in Full' to Michael Jackson's 'Billie Jean,' take a trip down memory lane with the 25 Best '80 Songs.

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Flavor Flav’s Mother Anna Drayton Dies

Flavor Flav didn’t engage in New Year festivities, instead he was grieving the loss of his mother, Anna Drayton. The Public Enemy rapper’s mom passed away on Dec. 31.

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10 Best ‘Rap Posters’ Tumblr Illustrations

Most rap fans growing up love to hang posters of their favorite rappers on their bedroom walls. Well, one creative designer took it to the next level and is hanging posters up on the Internet.

Zaven Najjar is a 26-year-old illustrator-in-training who has come up with a fantastic Tumblr blog, which celebra

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Anthrax’s Scott Ian on Public Enemy, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

Public Enemy will be inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this week and one person who definitely feels the group deserves the honor is Anthrax's Scott Ian.

"In 1986, '87 and '88, Public Enemy was my favorite band on the planet,

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Jay-Z, Beyonce: Mrs. Carter to Perform at ‘Made In America’ Festival

NEW YORK (AP) - Jay-Z's right-hand woman will perform at the festival the rapper has curated in Philadelphia.

The festival announced Wednesday on Spotify that Beyonce will perform at the "Budweiser Made in America" music festival on Labor Day weekend.

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