Tag Archives: N.W.A.

  • LL Cool J, NWA Among Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Noms, Again

    Oct 16, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced its annual list of nominees Wednesday morning and repeat contenders LL Cool J, N.W.A. and Chic have again made the cut. It’s the eighth nomination for Chic since 2003, but comes as co-founder Nile Rodgers is enjoying widespread attention after his collaboration with Daft Punk earlier this […]

  • New Holograms: Eazy E, Ol’ Dirty Bastard Hit ‘Rock the Bells’ (Watch)

    Sep 9, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *The hip-hop festival Rock the Bells kicked off its 10th anniversary run in San Bernardino, Calif. Saturday with two performances from beyond the grave. The late rappers Eazy-E and Ol’ Dirty Bastard materialized in hologram-like form at San Manuel Amphitheater, joining a lineup of more than 60 acts on a bill that included veterans and […]

  • Donna Summer, Chic, N.W.A., P.E. among 2013 Rock Hall Noms

    Oct 4, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced this year’s nominees, and the list proves that the definition of rock-n-roll has expanded to include 70s disco and game-changing hip hop. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB's RSS FEED] Rap innovators N.W.A and Public Enemy both make the ballot in their first year of eligibility. Also up for […]

  • ‘Yo! MTV Raps’ Returns for One Night Only

    Nov 18, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *In a one-off return, MTV2 is airing a brand new episode of “Yo! MTV Raps!,” the show that originally aired from August 1988 through 1995 and helped bring once little-known acts like Ice-T, N.W.A., A Tribe Called Quest and Public Enemy to households across America. The show will return as a 30-minute retrospective called “Yo! […]

  • Ice Cube Wants to Make Rumored N.W.A. Film Happen

    Sep 24, 10 by Brittney M. Walker 3 Comments

    *Hopefully the rumor is true; word is, a biopic of L.A.’s seminal gangsta rap group, N.W.A. is in the making. Although screenwriter Andrea Berloff, known for co-writing the 9/11 film ‘World Trade Center,’ was hired by New Line Cinema to write the script, one of the members of the group, Ice Cube, is itching to […]