Posts Tagged: N.W.A.

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Ice Cube Responds To Gene Simmons Comments About Rappers Being In Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

(AllHipHop News) Seminal West Coast rap group N.W.A was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame this month. The Straight Outta Compton album creators joined fellow Hip Hop representatives Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, Run-DMC, Beastie Boys, and Public Enemy. However, KISS member Gene Simmons has been very vocal about rap stars not being… Read more »

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Straight Outta Compton Could Have Won An Oscar If They Did This…

“Straight Outta Compton” was celebrated and beloved by most, but when it came down to the awards, the flick came up short. Well, had the script writers and creators taken a different route, they could have given the story of NWA a better chance. For your consideration: He wasn’t afraid to take a chance, and… Read more »

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Compton’s Billionaire Buck discusses Kendrick, YG, Big KRIT, Freddie Gibbs, N.W.A. and The West’s Second Coming

As part of my job, I get the chance to listen to sorts of Hip Hop from all regions. But I have no shame in admitting that I have a bias for the West Coast. In my formative years, growing up in Southern California, I remember stealing borrowing a copy of my brother’s Warren G… Read more »

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EXCLUSIVE! O’Shea Jackson, JR. On ‘Straight Outta Compton,’ Ghostwriting, Drake – Meek Mill Beef, Police Brutality, & H.I.V./A.I.D.S.!

Photo Credit: YouTube After polishing his organic skills, O’Shea Jackson, Jr, has earned the opportunity to portray his father, Ice Cube, in the upcoming  N.W.A. biopic, Straight Outta Compton. Following intensive years of studying the art of acting with some of Hollywood’s top acting coaches, like Aaron Speiser who taught Will Smith, Susan Batson who helped to shape Nicole… Read more »

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