straight outta compton

4/4/17- Ice Cube, MC Ren, Yella and the entire Straight Outta Compton crew inspired Lavell Crawford‘s inner gangster. So much so that his old tear drops tattoo made a cameo. Listen to the funny below.

The music industry veteran died of a heart attack Friday night in California

Last year as the world watched Straight Outta Compton break box-office records and become a hit with both fans and critics alike, those who were actually apart of the story were left wondering why much of the story about the physical abuse that N.W.A. member Dr. Dre inflicted upon the women in his past relationships […]

The altercation reportedly sent 18-year-old Emily Marquez straight to the hospital.

Jason Mitchell has gotten himself in hot water with law enforcement. According to reports, the star, who played Eazy-E in Straight Outta Compton, is under investigation for allegedly attacking a woman in a Boston hotel. Police say they were called to The Ritz early Monday when an 18-year-old woman claimed Mitchell got rough. The police report says she claimed […]

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To paraphrase Ice Cube, “It was a Good Weekend” for the legendary hip hop group N.W.A. The group was not only inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but also won an MTV movie award.  Though the band wasn’t present at the ceremony, the stars of the film accepted the True Story award, […]

The Oscars are less-than 24 hours away and outshining any buzz surrounding who will win what is the important conversation on the long-running lack of…

The actor does not plan on attending the Oscars and doesn't seek their approval to validate his work.

The 2016 NAACP Image Awards was a night to celebrate the fullness of Black excellence in all of its forms. With a handful of major awards being handed out on Wednesday night, viewers may have been wondering what may have what there was actually left to experience at the 47th Annual Image Awards. However, anyone […]

Straight Outta Compton’s Oscars snub was one of the factors that brought attention to the Academy Awards’ lack of diversity and stirred up a lot of controversy; but after word spread that the film’s cast members were not invited to this year’s ceremony, it added fuel to the #OscarsSoWhite fire.