Terminator X

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Terminator X
Birth nameNorman Rogers
Born (1966-08-25) August 25, 1966 (age 52)
United States
GenresHip hop
Years active1986-present
Associated actsPublic Enemy

Norman Rogers (born August 25, 1966), known as Terminator X, is a retired American DJ best known for his work with hip-hop group Public Enemy, which he left in 1998. He also produced two solo albums, Terminator X & The Valley of the Jeep Beets (1991) and Super Bad (1994), featuring Chuck D, Sister Souljah, DJ Kool Herc, the Cold Crush Brothers, and a bass music track by the Punk Barbarians.

In 2013, Terminator X was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Public Enemy.[citation needed]


After retiring from the music scene, Rogers ran an ostrich farm in Vance County, North Carolina.[1][2] In November 2018 Terminator X married Robin Dugger in Dayton, Ohio.[3]



  1. ^ "Hip-hop, you don't stop". The Guardian. London. 2006-06-18. Retrieved 2010-05-25.
  2. ^ "My Ostrich Weighs a Ton". Vibe. March 1998. Retrieved 2011-01-15.
  3. ^ Czerwinski, Allegra; Robinson, Amelia (November 20, 2018). "Public Enemy performs at Dayton woman's wedding". dayton.com.