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  • MC Ren Rips Universal Over ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Trailers

    Jun 10, 15 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments


    *N.W.A vet MC Ren is pissed at Universal for leaving him out of the movie trailers promoting “Straight Outta Compton.” “F**k these b**ches at universal pictures leaving me out the movie trailers tryin to rewrite history,” MC Ren wrote on Twitter. The rapper, who with Eazy-E, Ice Cube, Dr. Dre and DJ Yella was a […]

  • N.W.A. to Reunite for June 27 Concert Ahead of Biopic

    Jun 8, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Members of N.W.A. will reunite for the first time in 15 years for a one-off show on June 27 in Los Angeles. BET made the announcement today, stating the concert is spearheaded by N.W.A. member turned solo rap star Ice Cube and comes ahead of the release of the group’s biopic “Straight Outta Compton,” due […]

  • Suge Knight, Dr. Dre, Ice Cube Sued for Wrongful Death

    Jun 4, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *The widow of a man who died when he was run over by a pickup truck driven by Marion “Suge” Knight filed a wrongful death lawsuit Wednesday against the former rap music mogul and key figures involved in the upcoming film “Straight Outta Compton.” Lilian Carter, the widow of Terry Carter, filed the wrongful death […]

  • Ice Cube: Son Playing Him in NWA Pic is Like ‘Back to the Future’

    Jun 1, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *The N.W.A. biopic “Straight Outta Compton” doesn’t have much in common with the classic ‘80’s film “Back to the Future,” but in Ice Cube’s eyes, there is something that both movies can boast. That something would be a main character going back in time to encounter his high-school-aged father. Whereas Marty McFly’s adventure was a […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]