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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

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

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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

Michel’le Lifetime Biopic Depicts An Abusive Dr. Dre

Straight Outta Compton revived the careers of N.W.A, Dr. Dre, and Ice Cube. Cube's solo act has headlined many a festival this year, and he's…
Collin Robinson | September 20, 2016 - 5:03 pm

N.W.A Will Not Perform At Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

N.W.A were announced as inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame last winter, soon after which, Ice Cube started teasing an N.W.A reunion…
Collin Robinson | April 7, 2016 - 2:54 pm

N.W.A, Not NIN, Make Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame 2016 Class

Honestly, I don't know why I even bother to get mad at the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame anymore. The Cleveland institution has earned…
Tom Breihan | December 17, 2015 - 9:40 am

Watch Kendrick Lamar Interview N.W.A

It turns out that the rumored N.W.A reunion is happening. It's just that the surviving members of the legendary rap group aren't playing shows; they're…
Tom Breihan | August 13, 2015 - 10:50 am