Chuck D Appointed Chairman of Celebrity Board
Rap pioneer and Public Enemy co-founder Chuck D has been named chairman of the celebrity board for the Universal Hip Hop Museum (UHHM), Billboard has learned exclusively. His appointment is the latest step forward as the museum prepares to break ground in the Bronx in December 2019 and open its doors in 2022.
Citing Chuck D’s legacy as one of the “well-respected MC’s in the culture of hip-hop,” Universal Hip Hop Museum chairman of the board Kurtis Blow adds, “The credibility he brings to our team is mammoth. He also understands the importance of the UHHM and vows to let the world know via a star-studded celebrity board in the near future. Flame on!” read full story