Chuck D Shares Thoughts On Public Enemy’s Hall of Fame Induction

It will take more than a nation of millions to hold Public Enemy back. When Chuck D, Flavor Flav, Terminator X and the rest of PE embarked on their rap mission in 1987, they were musical underdogs, with a politically charged message rooted in a genre that many thought just to be a fad. Now, 25 years later, PE is honored as the fourth hip-hop act to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. “I had no expectations whatsoever. I set out at the beginning of my career to be as proficient as an artist, any rock band or any rap group,” Chuck told MTV News. Read the full story here.