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Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back RIAA Certified Multi-Platinum! Click here to see this CD at Amazon.com!

By Douglas Wolk

It Takes a Nation of Millions was the sign that hip-hop had exploded like a grenade. A rap record as abrasive, hardcore, and eloquent as a JFK speech, the 1988 disc is one classic track after another: tense, multilayered, harmonically wild music. Chuck D. declaims like a master preacher with foil Flavor Flav's voice darting around his. They've got the desperate energy of people fighting for their lives, and everything from their pumped-up rhetoric ("Prophets of Rage") to the group's quasi-paramilitary organization to the sirens and sax squeals in nearly every track declares how urgent their mission is. It's a hugely influential album, and it still sounds fresh and frightening after all these years.

Tracks
1. Countdown To Armageddon9. Show Em Whatcha Got
2. Bring The Noise10. She Watch Channel Zero?!
3. Don't Believe The Hype11. Night Of The Living Baseheads
4. Cold Lampin' With Flavor12. Black Steel In The Hour Of Chaos
5. Terminator X To The Edge Of Panic13. Security Of The First World
6. Mind Terrorist14. Rebel Without A Pause
7. Louder Than A Bomb15. Prophets Of Rage
8. Caught, Can We Get A Witness?16. Party For Your Right To Fight

 

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Artist: Public Enemy

Released: April 8, 1988

Availability: CD, Vinyl

Awards:  Platinum (2)


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