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LL Cool J headlines the Strong Island-heavy “Kings of the Mic” tour, with Public Enemy and De La Soul, at Roseland Ballroom Thursday.
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LOS ANGELES — There’s something truly revolutionary about Public Enemy leading a crowd through a version of “Fight the Power” in the Clive Davis Theater of The Grammy Museum, with artifacts from Whitney Houston’s life just outside the door. Music really can be the great equalizer.
“Fight the Power” capped a night of discussion Tuesday about the Roosevelt hip-hop group’s legendary career,...Read more »
Director Spike Lee and the legendary Harry Belafonte have signed on to induct Roosevelt’s Public Enemy into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next month at a ceremony at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles.
Both Belafonte, who shares Public Enemy’s mix of entertainment and political activism, and Lee, who has collaborated with the rap group on several projects starting with using their...Read more »