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  • New TV Spot for NWA Biopic ‘Straight Outta Compton’ (Watch)

    May 22, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *A new TV spot for “Straight Outta Compton” has surfaced ahead of its August 14 arrival in theaters. Per Universal Pictures: In the mid-1980s, the streets of Compton, California, were some of the most dangerous in the country. When five young men translated their experiences growing up into brutally honest music that rebelled against abusive […]

  • Apple Buys Nigerian Born Chinedu Echeruo’s Hopstop.com for $1 Billion!

    May 21, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *Looks like Dr. Dre has company in the billionaires club with Apple’s acquisition of Chinedu Echeruo’s HopStop.com. African Leadership magazine via AllThingsDigital reports the Nigerian born serial entrepreneur sold the site for $1 billion. Terms surrounding the deal were not disclosed. HopStop.com is known for making mobile applications for iOS and Android that cover over […]

  • Hip-Hop’s ‘Wealthiest’ Artist is … Diddy … NOT Dr. Dre

    May 7, 15 by Qwest7 3 Comments

    *So much for joining the billionaires club. Despite his much-publicized sale of Beats Headphones to Apple last year, Dr. Dre is not hip-hop’s wealthiest artist, according to Forbes. That honor would be long to Sean “Diddy” Combs, who topped the publication’s annual Hip-Hop’s Wealthiest Artist list for 2015. The Huffington Post reports the list was […]

  • Ice Cube Talks N.W.A. Biopic, Eazy-E & who Invented ‘Gangster Rap’

    Apr 17, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *With an influential role in gangsta rap, trailblazing members who would later change rap music and controversy throughout its existence, N.W.A.’s place in hip-hop history is secure. On August 14, the group’s story will finally get the big screen treatment as it invades movie theaters to educate those unfamiliar with its legacy with “Straight Outta […]

  • Michel’le Remembers When Dr. Dre Shot at Her (Watch)

    Apr 2, 15 by Qwest7 9 Comments

    *Michel’le and Dr. Dre have history together as former lovers and music makers. And while their relationship was known, what wasn’t known was how violent it was. Michel’le opens up about her time with Dre in a recent interview with Vlad TV as well as the abuse she suffered. Among the revelations made was an […]

  • New Trailer Released for ‘Straight Outta Compton’ (Watch)

    Apr 1, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Ice Cube, Dr. Dre and Eazy-E’s personal lives before they made it big as members of N.W.A. are revealed in a new trailer for upcoming biopic “Straight Outta Compton.” Universal Pictures’ Aug. 14 release follows the rise of the group from southern Los Angeles in 1986 to music superstardom. When one reporter at a press […]