Chuck D

American Rapper, Author, and Producer

Carlton Douglas Ridenhour, known professionally as Chuck D, is an American rapper, author, and producerAs the leader of the rap group Public Enemy, which he co-founded in 1985 with Flavor FlavChuck D helped create politically and socially conscious hip hop music in the mid-1980s. The Source ranked him at No. 12 on their list of the Top 50 Hip-Hop Lyricists of All Time.