Public Enemy No. 1

Hip Hop legends UK dates

Legendary hip hop act Public Enemy are in the UK next month to perform their classic album, ‘It takes a nation of millions to hold us back’ in full as part of All Tomorrow’s Parties Don’t Look Back series.

The band will perform their masterpiece at Brixton Academy (may 23rd), Manchester Academy (May 26th) and Glasgow’s ABC1 (May 27th) with support from Dr Octogon, Anti Pop Consortium and the Bomb Squad.

Originally released in 1988, ‘It takes a nation..’ is seen as one of Hip Hop’s first major works boasting such classic tracks as ‘Bring The Noise, ‘Rebel Without A Pause’ and ‘Don’t Believe The Hype’. Combining The Bomb Squad’s innovative noise heavy production and Chuck D’s fierce lyrical attack.

Clash spoke to Public Enemy frontman Chuck D for it’s podcast series. You can listen to the interview by clicking here.

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