Rapper Eazy-E would have turned 52 this week (Sept. 7), but his life was cut short in 1995 after his battle with HIV.
I would recommend seeing Straight Outta Compton. I hope the producers recognize their obligation to the community that is making it such a success. The movie has a lotta heart. Now Cube, Dre, and F. Gary Gray, please show that heart to Compton.
Of the core trio of actors, all three deliver. While's O'Shea Jackson Jr.'s relative newness to acting is evident at times, he has an undeniable screen presence that, coupled with his uncanny resemblance to his pop, manages to do a lot of the lifting.
I saw Straight Outta Compton on opening day. Here are 10 things I learned:
This is a movie that should appeal to a limited audience, but it is presented with such skill and with such compassion and heart that it should draw in huge numbers of persons wanting to see a real work of art.
They told the truth and didn't give a damn about FBI threats.
Straight Outta Compton isn't some chump change indie movie about the rap group NWA. Nor is it a should-have-gone-straight-to-DVD after-thought about hip-hop culture. This is an Oscar-caliber film. This movie is a monster. It's big!
The actor tells HuffPost Live he felt a serious responsibility to honor the late rapper.
The 50 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs of All Time Ice Cube says the movie -- which is due out August 14th and was coproduced by Dr
You’ll have to wait ’til August to see Straight Outta Compton, the biopic on N.W.A, the groundbreaking gangsta rap group
Lil Eazy has since dismissed the rumors and offered his support to Mitchell, who will be starring as the late rapper. N.W.A’s
Although the original Facebook post has since been removed, the page includes other casting calls for the film. The folks
James Brown's "Funky Drummer" is sampled three times: on "Straight Outta Compton," "F--k tha Police" and "Quiet on the Set
Whether you agree with the list or not, Tannenbaum seems prepared for all the flack that's inevitably going to come his way
Looking beyond the holograms, Rock the Bells' lineup boasts an all-star hip-hop slate that also includes Big K.R.I.T., Common
Hip Hop has given the world great music and also some great conspiracy theories. Some people still think Tupac is alive and