Phonographic Copyright (p) – Motown Record Company
Mastered At – The Penthouse
Published By – Island Music Ltd.
Fight the Power is a song by American hip hop group Public Enemy, released as a single in the summer of 1989 on Motown Records. It was conceived at the request of film director Spike Lee, who sought a musical theme for his 1989 film Do the Right Thing. First issued on the film's 1989 soundtrack, a different version was featured on Public Enemy's 1990 studio album Fear of a Black Planet. Fight The Power - Public Enemy. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Fight the power single by Public Enemy from the album 'Do the Right Thing and Fear of a Black Planet' 1989 the number another summer get down. Текст песни: Listen if youre missinyall Swinginwhile Im singin' Givinwhatcha gettin' Knowinwhat I Enemy - Fight the power 1990. To favorites 2 Download album. Listen album. by Public Enemy. Album: Fear of a Black Planet 1989. Charted: 29. Get the Sheet Music License This Song . songfacts . Artistfacts . Fight the Power' has, like, 17 samples in the first ten seconds. For example, there's three different drum loops that make one big drum loop: One is a standard Funkadelic thing, another is a Sly thing, and I think the third one is the Jacksons. Then we took some sounds from a beat box. Probably Public Enemy's most famous song, this embodies their message of black pride, and along the way takes shots at the white icons Elvis Presley Elvis was a hero to most but he never meant s-t to me and John Wayne. Was Fight the Power the first song considered for Do the Right Thing Lee: That wasnt the first song they submitted. It was not Fight the Power. What was it Lee: Not Fight the Power. Shocklee: It was Fight the Power. Chuck D: For all the talk about Fight the Power, there was always resistance to Public Enemy. It really got no higher than 16 on the R&Bblack charts, which just goes to show you how much help black radio and urban radio gave us. It didnt even crack the Top 10. Shocklee: Putting on the Public Enemy album, it just didnt make sense to have the same exact version. And Im a big fan of each. Each record, to me, should live in its own space. Watch the video for Fight the Power from Public Enemy's Fear of a Black Planet for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Public Enemy, also known as P. is a seminal Golden Age era Hip-Hop group known for their densely layered production and politically charged lyrics demonstrating their interest in the con read more. is a seminal Golden Age era Hip-Hop group known for their densely layered production and politically charged lyrics demonstrating their interest in the concerns of the African American community. PE fo read more. With Public Enemy, Chuck D, Flavor Flav, Professor Griff. Public Enemy performs in the music video Fight the Power from the album Fear of a Black Planet recorded for Def Jam Records. The music video opens with a demonstration on the street. Public Enemy performs as they walk down the street and stand on stage surrounded by protesters. Title: Public Enemy: Fight the Power Video 1989