Apocalypse 91… The Enemy Strikes Black

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Apocalypse 91…The Enemy Strikes Black is the fourth studio album by American hip hop group Public Enemy, released October 3, 1991, on Def Jam Recordings. It debuts production team Imperial Grand Ministers of Funk, which consisted of producers Stuart Robertz, Cerwin ‘C-Dawg’ Depper, Gary G-Wiz, and The JBL.

The album peaked at number 4 on the Billboard 200 chart and at number 1 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. On November 26, 1991, it was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America, for shipments of one million copies in the United States. The album was reissued in July 1995. Allmusic editor Stephen Thomas Erlewine cites the album as “one of the great records of the golden age of hip-hop.”