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The N.W.A biopic film "Straight Outta Compton" shattered box office records, but unfortunately that didn't make headlines.

Ava DuVernay has touched our hearts in so many ways after directing the Academy Award-winning film Selma, so her opinion is definitely influential. The famed director recently saw a screening of Straight Outta Compton, and to say that it moved her may be an understatement after she shared her personal review of the N.W.A. biopic on her Twitter […]

Straight Outta Compton killed it at the box office this weekend, pulling in just over $60 million. If you’re one of the many who went to see it, or will go soon, you’ll notice one of the breakout roles in the film is that of Keith Stanfield, who plays the hilarious and legendary Snoop Dogg. It was obviously […]

Kendrick Lamar is living out his dreams. With less than 24 hours until Straight Outta Compton hits theaters nationwide, Kendrick Lamar sat down with hip-hop legends Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, MC Ren, and DJ Yella to discuss longevity in hip-hop and the trials and tribulations they’ve overcome. Kendrick Lamar: I’m tripping right now. Man, I’m […]

Ice Cube might now be a huge movie star and rap veteran, but he still shares the same worries for his children as any minority parent has expressed. The Straight Outta Compton actor has been doing many interviews to promote the N.W.A. biopic film, but one of his answers during his live Youtube conversation definitely sparked more […]

Ice Cube is giving fans that come to his BET Experience show the ultimate surprise. Not only will attendees who come to see him perform at the Staples Center on June 27th be able to also see Kendrick Lamar, but the veteran rapper will be reuniting N.W.A. during his set. Both MC Ren and DJ […]

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Marion “Suge” Knight, Dr. Dre, and Ice Cube have been named in a wrongful death lawsuit  [PDF] filed by the family of Terry Carter, the man who was killed in a hit and run by Knight earlier this year, TIME reports. Carter’s widow, Lillian Carter, filed the suit on Wednesday in Los Angeles against the men and […]

Straight Outta Compton gives you a vivid first look at the controversial rap group N.W.A. and their rise to the top in a very racially divided California. Ice Cube will be played by his son O’Shea Jackson Jr., while Eazy-E’s legacy is brought back to life by Jason Mitchell. The still-successful rap mogul Dr. Dre will […]

Fans of the former rap group N.W.A. are at the edges of their seats as they await for the biopic, Straight Outta Compton, to hit theaters, and now we’re getting some more details on the movie. Dr. Dre recently visited Big Boy’s Neighborhood radio show, where he talked about the upcoming film, and what he wants fans […]

You know their story, now watch the world’s most dangerous rap group on the big screen in Straight Outta Compton. A little backstory: the movie is set in the mid-1980s on the mean streets of Compton, California, which were some of the most dangerous in the country.  When five young men translated their experiences growing up into […]

Ice Cube‘s son, O’Shea Jackson Jr., will play him in Universal’s upcoming movie Straight Outta Compton, according to TheWrap. The film, produced by Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, and Eazy-E‘s widow, Tomica Woods-Wright, will chronicle the dramatic beginnings of N.W.A. Finally! After 20 years, fans will be able to watch Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels as Lloyd and Harry […]