Posts tagged "N.W.A."

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Listen To The D.O.C.’s Newly-Regained Voice After His Announcement Of Its Return

The D.O.C 's voice has made a comeback. Get a first listen.

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Thanks To The ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Movie, N.W.A. Scored Their First Top 40 Hit

With the recent sky rocketing sucess of the 'Straight Outta Compton' film, N.W.A has garned yet another accolade. And this time around, it's for the…

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Could A ‘Dogg Pound’ Spin-off Of ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Be On Its Way?

Reports are swirling that 'Dogg Pound 4 Life'—a sequel to 'Straight Outta Compton'—is already in the works.

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Eazy-E: The Ruthless Life Of An American Gangsta

Eric Wright, Jr. could not make out what all the fuss was about. This was not at all shocking considering that the six-year-old boy lovingly…

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Interview: The ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Cast Shares What Made The Movie’s Success Possible

Get inside the minds of the cast and crew of the summer's most anticipated hip hop flick, 'Straight Outta Compton.'…

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Review: ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Shines A Timely Light On America’s Darkest Scar

The triumphant story N.W.A. is delivered with pungent whiffs of an unfortunate element in their rise to rap prominence.

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A Humbled Kendrick Lamar Interviewed His Musical Inspiration, N.W.A.

Kendrick Lamar plays journalist to interview one of his idol rap groups for 'Billboard' magazine.

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Throwback Jams: Straight Outta N.W.A

Ride out to the sounds of N.W.A.

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6 Game-Changing Groups That Are Overdue For A Biopic

From the Wu-Tang Clan to The Supremes, here are 6 acts who need real estate on the big screen STAT…

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Apple Music Users Can Stream Dr. Dre’s ‘Compton’ Album A Day Early

Spin Compton a day early. Dr. Dre will release his 'Straight Outta Compton'-inspired album exclusively to Apple Music users on Thursday (Aug. 6).

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N.W.A. Reunion Show Will Feature Snoop Dogg, Kendrick Lamar And Schoolboy Q At 2015 BET Experience

It will be a full-on West Coast takeover at this year's BET Experience, starring Ice Cube, MC Ren, DJ Yella, Snoop Dogg, Kendrick Lamar and…

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Ice Cube Recalls What He Misses Most About Eazy-E

Ice Cube talks the birth of "gangster rap" with N.W.A and what he misses most about Eazy-E…

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Remember Eazy-E’s Legacy With This Playlist

To remember the late Eazy-E, press play on a handful of our favorite songs from him.

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Cop Killers: 13 Rap Lyrics About Police Murdering Civilians

Police brutality is nothing new. The tally of victims reads like a roll call: Sean Bell, Amadou Diallo, Oscar Grant. The list is seemingly…

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Opinion: 5 Reasons Why The ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Casting Call Makes My Head Hurt

Yesterday, I read the casting call for ‘Straight Outta Compton’ and literally did a spit take. After I wiped the coffee of my monitor, I…

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N.W.A. Biopic ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Brings On Writer

It's been a long time coming for an N.W.A. movie, and it looks like things are moving in the right direction. F. Gary Gray will…

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LL Cool J, N.W.A Among Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Nominees

The nominees for 2014 induction into Cleveland's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame are in. The eclectic rundown dabbles into every genre, name-dropping the like…

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Donna Summer Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame

Donna Summer, Public Enemy, and Quincy Jones lead the list of new inductees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, while some notable other…

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Are You Ready for “The Seeds of Hip-Hop” Reality Show?

Just when you thought hip-hoppers ran out of ideas to add to the reality show bandwagon comes The Seeds of Hip Hop. Created by music…

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Public Enemy and N.W.A. Among Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Honorees

The list of 2013 inductees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame continues to surprise.
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