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2016 In Review

The Year In LA Gangster Blues (And Reds)

2016 was quietly the year of the gangster, specifically the LA gangster of the red and blue varieties. ScHoolboy Q, Vince Staples, YG, and DJ…
Collin Robinson | December 6, 2016 - 1:43 pm


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

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Eazy-E’s Widow Sues Stepson Over Ruthless Records Trademark

Compton Records, doing business as Ruthless Records and owned by N.W.A's Eazy-E’s widow Tomica Woods-Wright, yesterday filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against Arnold E. White…
Andy Gensler / Billboard | August 17, 2017 - 5:32 pm

Eazy-E’s Daughter Crowdfunding An Investigation Into Her Father’s Death

Eazy-E died in 1995 of complications from AIDS. Last year, Eazy E's son Yung Eazy intimated that Suge Knight may have had his father killed
Peter Helman | October 15, 2016 - 5:06 pm

Eazy-E’s Son Thinks Suge Knight Injected His Father With AIDS Blood

The new movie Straight Outta Compton depicts a certain scene that's long gone down in music-industry legend: Suge Knight using threatening tactics to convince Eazy-E…
Tom Breihan | August 26, 2015 - 11:59 am

Here’s The Cast Of NWA Biopic Straight Outta Compton

After the production-hell delays on biopics about Miles Davis and Jimi Hendrix, it is kind of a relief to hear that the N.W.A. biopic Straight
Miles Bowe | June 18, 2014 - 5:50 pm

Watch Eazy-E’s Hologram Perform With Bone Thugs-N-Harmony At Rock The Bells

This year's Rock The Bells started yesterday in San Bernardino, CA. One of the most anticipated performances was a hologram of Eazy-E collaborating with Bone…
Liz Pelly | September 8, 2013 - 5:16 pm

Rock The Bells 2013 To Feature “Virtual Performances” By Ol’ Dirty Bastard, Eazy-E

The traveling rap festival Rock The Bells always brings a deep and impressive lineup, but this year, it will try something new, potentially upstaging the…
Tom Breihan | May 15, 2013 - 10:07 am

N.W.A. Get A Biopic

New Line is developing Straight Outta Compton, a movie about controversial rap group N.W.A. EW reports that the film's producers (among them Ice Cube, Dr.
Scott Lapatine | March 9, 2009 - 10:55 am