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Chuck D

Chuck D
Born: Aug 1, 1960 in Queens, New York, NY
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Genre: R&B, Rap
Biography: As the founder of Public Enemy, Chuck D. is one of the most colossal figures in the history of hip-hop, not to mention its most respected intellectual. He redefined hip-hop as music with a message, and his strident radicalism ushered in an era when rap was closely scrutinized for its content; although ...Read full biography
Autobiography of Mistachuck
Released: 1996
Label: Mercury
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Chuck D was always the driving force behind Public Enemy, so perhaps it should come to no great surprise that his solo debut, The Autobiography of Mistachuck, sounds like it is a Public Enemy album. However, ...Read full review
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