Terminator X

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Terminator X
Birth name Norman Rogers
Born (1966-08-25) August 25, 1966 (age 52)
United States
Genres Hip hop
Occupation(s) DJ
Associated acts Public 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 1999. 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.


After retiring from the music scene, Rogers ran an ostrich farm in Vance County, North Carolina.[1][2]

In 2013 Terminator X began DJ'ing on Chuck D's internet radio station "RapStation.com" with a weekly show titled "The Edge Of Panic Radio Show" hosted by DJ DVS.[citation needed] Terminator X has also returned to the DJ scene performing at music events, clubs and other functions.



  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.