11,175 total votes
Chuck D

Chuck D

Carlton Douglas Ridenhour, better known by his stage name Chuck D, is an American rapper, author, and producer. He helped create politically and socially conscious rap music in the mid-1980s as the leader of the rap group Public Enemy. About.com ranked him #9 on their list of the Top 50 MCs of Our Time, while The Source ranked him #12 on their list of the Top 50 Hip-Hop Lyricists of All Time.

... more on Wikipedia

Chuck D is ranked on...

#54 of 542 People who voted for Chuck D... People Age 30 to 49 are 2x more likely to vote for this The Greatest Rappers of All Time 2.0M votes Finally, a definitive list of the best rappers of all time, ranked by fans all over the world. From the early '80s to presen...
#60 of 138 The Dopest Rappers of the '90s 151.5k votes The best '90s rappers and rap groups brought us some of the best rap songs of all time with artists like Tupac Shakur, Dr. D...
#70 of 74 Rock Stars Who Would Make The Best President 26.4k votes This is a list of rock stars who would make the best president. Music and politics have been intertwined much like peas and ...
#59 of 210 The Best Rap Lyricists of All Time 123.7k votes A list of the best rap lyricists of all time. Since hip hop and rap music became popular at the beginning of the 1980s, many...
#18 of 34 The Very Best Muslim Rappers 2.1k votes As long as hip hop has been part of the cultural vernacular, the religion of Islam has had a decidedly profound influence on...
#39 of 191 The Best Old School Hip Hop Groups/Rappers 66.3k votes If you're a fan of rap music, you should have at minimum a base knowledge in old school rap. If not for old school rappers...
75+ Celebrities Who Fight for Animal Rights 41.5k views Many famous actors, musicians, and professional athletes fight for animal rights. Some are board members of organizations li...
#35 of 189 The Best Hardcore Rappers 19.8k votes Hardcore hip hop is a subgenre of rap music that developed at the beginning of the 1980s. The genre's lyrics tackled the har...
The Real Names of 100 Rappers 332.9k views This list of the real names of rappers, loosely ranked by fame and popularity, will inform and enlighten you, because who ev...
22 Celebrities Who Have Testified Before Congress 77.4k views It's pretty easy how the following scenario could appear to be lame: Famous actors - who aren't facing any current legal tro...
28 Rappers with Degrees 84.2k views From the East Coast to the West Coast, and from the Dirty South to the city of Paris, famous rappers all over the world have...
Wealthiest Rapper CEOs and Entrepreneurs 61.7k views The wealthiest rapper CEOs and entrepreneurs represent the highest level of the elite in the rap world. These rappers not ...
Famous People Named Charlie or Charles 26.6k views If your name is Charles, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Charlie, inc...
Celebrities Who Openly Support Palestine 9.0k views Pro-Palestinian celebrities range from longtime activists to musicians to younger stars. All have been criticized for their ...

Chuck D is also found on...

List of Famous Bands from New York Famous Male Rappers List of Famous Lecturers Famous People Born in 1960 Famous Record Producers from the United States List of Famous Record Producers Black in the 80s Cast List List of Famous Political Activists List of Famous Publishers Famous Political Activists from the United States Famous Adelphi University Alumni Famous Male Film Score Composers