Flava Flav and Chuck D of Public Enemy ing London, UK, June 1997.
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Public Enemy Through the Years

Public Enemy have been going strong since 1987. We rounded up some of the most iconic photographs from their legendary career — spanning not only the globe — but more than three decades.

A member of the security organization S1W or 'Security Of The First World', S1W, Professor Griff, Chuck D, Terminator X, Flavor Flav, and another member of S1W of the rap group 'Public Enemy' pose for a portrait on November 2, 1987 in Hyde Park in London, England.
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Hyde Park

Public Enemy poses for a portrait on November 2, 1987 in Hyde Park in London, England.

Flavor Flav, Professor Griff, Terminator X, S1W and Chuck D of the rap group Public Enemy pose for a portrait in a studio in London in 1988.
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London

Flavor Flav, Professor Griff, Terminator X, S1W and Chuck D pose for a portrait in a studio in London in 1988.

Rapper Flavor Flav, director Spike Lee and Chuck D of the rap group Public Enemy film a video for their song 'Fight The Power' directed by Spike Lee in 1989 in New York, New York.
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Fight the Power

Rapper Flavor Flav, director Spike Lee and Chuck D film a video for their song 'Fight The Power' for Do the Right Thing.

Rappers Chuck D of Public Enemy and Tupac Shakur pose for a portrait backstage at the Tupac Shakur show on July 23, 1993 in New York, New York.
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Chuck and 2Pac

Chuck D and Tupac Shakur pose for a portrait backstage at the Tupac Shakur show on July 23, 1993 in New York, New York.

Flava Flav from Hip Hop group Public Enemy.
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Flava Flav's Clock

Flava Flav shows off his iconic neckwear

Rapper Chuck D of Public Enemy appears with a New York Mets hat in a portrait taken on July 10, 1996 in New York City
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The Fist

Chuck D appears with a New York Mets hat in a portrait taken on July 10, 1996 in New York City.

Flava Flav and Chuck D of Public Enemy ing London, UK, June 1997.
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The Power of Two

Flava Flav and Chuck D in London, UK, June 1997.

Chuck D of Public Enemy with Adam Horovitz, Adam Yauch and Mike Diamond of the Beastie Boys.
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Chuck and the Beasties

Chuck D and Beastie Boys at the premiere of Free Tibet.

Public Enemy front man Chuck D poses for a portrait in his hometown of Roosevelt on August 25, 1999 in Long Island, New York.
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Going Home

Chuck D poses for a portrait in his hometown of Roosevelt on August 25, 1999 in Long Island, New York.

Chuck D & Flava Fla perform in the Netherlands circa 2000.
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Getting Hyped

Chuck D & Flava Flav perform in the Netherlands circa 2000.

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