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Essay

After Empire: What’s The Future Of Hip-Hop On Scripted Television?

The recent announcement that Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson would be developing a single camera comedy called My Friend 50 for FOX was surprising for a…
Al Shipley | December 14, 2015 - 2:38 pm

Essay

Straight Outta Compton: The Stereogum Review

Straight Outta Compton, the new movie about N.W.A., once dubbed the world's most dangerous group, strives for (and achieves) historical accuracy, but rarely offers any…
Collin Robinson | July 31, 2015 - 2:04 pm

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: La Roux’s Trouble In Paradise Finds Breezy Ways To Brood

Trouble In Paradise is the sound of Elly Jackson letting her hair down. The La Roux singer's aggressive upward spike of follicles has been combed…
Chris DeVille | July 24, 2014 - 4:21 pm

More Ice Cube stories

Watch Action Bronson Perform “The Chairman’s Intent” On The Tonight Show

Last week, Action Bronson, who's getting ready to release the new Blue Chips 7000 album, unveiled the psychedelic video for his new single "The Chairman's
Tom Breihan | August 4, 2017 - 10:18 am

Watch Ice Cube Address Bill Maher’s Use Of The N-Word On Real Time

Bill Maher, a white guy, stirred up a whole lot of shit last weekend when he said the N-word live on air in the context…
Peter Helman | June 10, 2017 - 11:15 am

Ice Cube Launching Basketball League For Retired NBA Players

At the beginning of the 2016-2017 NBA season, ESPN tweeted this little stat that instantly made a lot of people feel old:…
Collin Robinson | December 28, 2016 - 10:53 am

Ice Cube Is Making An Oliver Twist Movie With Disney

A lot of people call Ice Cube a sellout for making family movies and a hypocrite for continuing to perform hard N.W.A hits on tour,…
Collin Robinson | October 26, 2016 - 11:20 am

Hear Ice Cube & DJ Shadow’s “Nobody Wants To Die” In Mafia III Trailer

A new collaboration between Ice Cube and DJ Shadow is featured in the trailer for the video game Mafia III, which comes out this Friday.
James Rettig | October 6, 2016 - 11:35 am

Ice Cube & VH1 Producing Hip-Hop Version Of Hollywood Squares

Ice Cube and VH1 are teaming up for a modern edition and hip-hop version of the classic game show Hollywood Squares. Appropriately called Hip-Hop Squares,…
James Rettig | July 28, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Watch A$AP Rocky, Big Sean, Ty Dolla $ign, & More In Ice Cube’s Kidz Bop Hip Hop Commercial

Jimmy Kimmel Live! recently aired a joke commercial for Ice Cube's Kidz Bop Hip Hop, which is pretty much exactly what it sounds like --…
Peter Helman | June 14, 2016 - 9:46 pm

Watch Ice Cube Reunite N.W.A. & Bring Out Kendrick Lamar At Coachella

Ice Cube staged an N.W.A. sort-of-reunion at Coachella last weekend, but he seemed to have forgotten about Dre. Last night, though, Dr. Dre finally showed…
Peter Helman | April 24, 2016 - 11:05 am

Ice Cube & Common Squash Ancient Beef On “Real People”

Once upon a time, Ice Cube and Common did not like each other. Cube perceived some of the lines on Common's canonical 1994 song "I…
Tom Breihan | March 24, 2016 - 2:55 pm

Funkadelic – “Ain’t That Funkin’ Hard On You? (Remix)” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar & Ice Cube) Video

George Clinton and Funkadelic shared a remix of "Ain't That Funkin' Hard On You?" back in September that featured Kendrick Lamar and Ice Cube as…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 24, 2016 - 12:12 pm

Ice Cube Teases N.W.A. Reunion At Coachella

Ice Cube and N.W.A. are riding one hell of a resurgent wave off of Straight Outta Compton. Just weeks after the announcement of their Rock
Collin Robinson | January 18, 2016 - 12:43 pm

Watch Tame Impala, Courtney Barnett, Best Coast, & More Act In A High Octane Promo For Triple J’s Hottest 100

Triple J is an Australian radio program that hosts a "Hottest 100" contest every year, in which listeners vote for their favorite singles. The 100…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 9, 2015 - 5:13 pm

Jerry Heller Sues Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Straight Outta Compton Producers For Defamation

In 1991, not long after he left N.W.A, Ice Cube ripped his old group apart on his scathing diss track "No Vaseline." But he saved…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2015 - 4:17 pm

Ice Cube Cast As Scrooge In Latest A Christmas Carol Remake

This summer, the massively successful N.W.A biopic Straight Outta Compton reminded the world that Cube was once one of the world's most vital and important…
Tom Breihan | September 17, 2015 - 9:15 am
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