Public Enemy release animated video for “Public Enemy Number Won” featuring Run DMC, Ad-Rock and Mike D of The Beastie Boys. They become animated characters among archived footage of the band, posters and old flyers. Chuck D explains that the song is a tribute to “Public Enemy No. 1” from
Watch Public Enemy’s animated video for “Grid” featuring Cypress Hill and George Clinton and directed by Ice The Endless. The grid does go down and people are forced to get back into nature. The group then takes down a familiar figure wearing a KKK white sheet who was terrorizing them.
Public Enemy’s What You Gonna Do When The Grid Goes Down? is out now. There are appearances from George Clinton, Cypress Hill, Questlove, Black Thought, Nas, Rapsody, DJ Premier, YG, Run DMC, Ice-T, Mike D and Ad-Rock of the Beastie Boys and more. Their fire is still lit like it
Public Enemy has announced the tracklisting and guests who will appear on their album What You Gonna Do When The Grid Goes Down? Their upcoming album marks their return to Def Jam Recordings where they started three decades ago. In June they opened the BET Awards with “Fight The Power