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March 25, 2005

Chuck D Slams Flavor Flav's TV Show

At the NYU PE conference, Chuck said "People keep saying 'Flav is doing TV now" and I tell them naw, we're telling Flav TV is doing you." (yes, yes, I know I never got the rest of my conference reports up)

Chuck D Comments On Flav’s Surreal Life On “Strange Love”

Chuck D, lead rapper of Public Enemy, has issued a statement regarding group member Flavor Flav and his actions on “Strange Love,” a show televised on VH1.

“We'd like to offer an apology for some of the actions that many considered offensive to Black people, and especially Black women and children, by our brother Flavor Flav as portrayed on the VH1 television show "Strange Love," Chuck said in a statement to AllHipHop.com. “Like I said, Flav is our brother but we cannot begin to agree with what the rest of us consider inappropriate behavior and unfair actions towards his family and to himself...

...What is offensive is that his character and private issues are being trashed in front of millions for mere sake of profit and ratings. To showcase the troubling conflict between his kids and ex was uncalled for and we can't stand by it...”

Posted by jsmooth995 at March 25, 2005 4:47 AM

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