Shut 'Em Down (Public Enemy song)

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"Shut 'Em Down" is the fourth single from Public Enemy's fourth studio album Apocalypse 91...The Enemy Strikes Black.

Part of group member Chuck D's voice was sampled on the track "Ten Crack Commandments" by The Notorious B.I.G., off the album Life After Death.

The opening of the song was used by Russell Simmons Television Productions (RSTV) during the closing credits of Def Comedy Jam.[citation needed]

This song was used in the 2008 thriller film Lakeview Terrace, the 2009 video game Madden NFL 10 and the 2014 video game NBA 2K15.


Chart (1992) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot Rap Singles 1
U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks 26