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Talented Actors With Surprisingly Good Rap Skills
Earlier this month, Guardians of the Galaxy actor Chris Pratt surprised fans around the world with a memorable radio appearance in which he showcased his impressive rapping skills.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Cult of Mac Blog
Beats co-founder Dr. Dre accepts Tim Cook's Ice Bucket Challenge
First Phil Schiller dumped a bucket of ice cold water on his head , challenging Tim Cook to do the same.
I4U Future Technology News
Tim Cook's ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Accepted by Dr. Dre
The mild-mannered Tim Cook , who happens to be one of the leaders of global technology in the 21st century, chose Dr. Dre of Beats Records to take part in the by now famous ALS ice bucket challenge .
The Village Voice
Funk Legend Steve Arrington On Being Sampled By A Tribe Called Quest, N.W.A. and Jay Z
Steve Arrington has attainted a position of righteous funk royalty. Having risen to prominence with the band Slave in the late-'70s, he then flew the roost to form the humbly-monikered Steve Arrington's Hall of Fame before storming through the '80s as a solo funkateer.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Paul Giamatti Joins Straight Outta Compton as Nwa Manager Jerry Heller
With Straight Outta Compton heading towards an August 14, 2015 debut, it's got to finish casting up soon.
[News] Dr. Dre's "The Chronic" & "2001" Included In "Best L.A. Hip Hop Album Ever" List
Several artists from California were recently asked to name the "best L.A. Hip Hop album of all time" by XXL .
Paul Giamatti to star in NWA biopic
Giamatti, 47, will play the role of Jerry Heller, the manager of the iconic hip-hop group that achieved worldwide fame in the late 1980s and early 1990s with hits like '100 Miles and Runnin'.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Paul Giamatti To Play N.W.A. Manager In Biopic
"Sideways" star Paul Giamatti has given F. Gary Gray's N.W.A. biopic some real star power after signing on to play music mogul Jerry Heller in the film.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Paul Giamatti to Star as Rap Group Manager in Straight Outta Compton Biopic
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Paul Giamatti will star in Universal 's biopic STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON as Jerry Heller, the manager of the rap group N.W.A. F. Gary Gray directs.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Review: Beats Pill XL leaves a bitter taste
On Wednesday, Beats by Dr. Dre sponsored Aria Grande's gay-friendly " Break Free " video.
Jody Highrollin' With Riff Raff In Las Vegas
Two years ago, hip-hop artist Riff Raff shot and posted a video to his YouTube account entitled "FORBES LiST."
The Modesto Bee
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony aiming for legendary status
The five-man outfit out of Cleveland burst onto the scene in 1993 when it was noticed, and signed, by N.W.A. rapper Eazy-E.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Cinema Blend News
Filming On NWA Biopic Interrupted By Shooting
As much as things change, they stay the same. Almost thirty years ago, N.W.A. shot to fame rapping about the drive by shootings, gang wars and random violence in Compton.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
[News] Dr. Dre Among Billboard's "Surprising Artists Without #1 Album" List
The list, which also includes Marvin Gaye, Bob Marley, Aretha Franklin and Tina Turner, among others.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
#TBT He's Too Cool! This Video Of Dr. Dre As A Kid Is Going Viral! [VIDEO]
Dr. Dre is known for his headphones, his production, and his legacy in the West Coast Gangsta rap scene.
Chris Pratt's 'Forgot About Dre' Rap Set to the Actual Music for the Song
Creation process: Downloaded the original acapella and backing track. Brought them into Adobe Audition and synced them up with the full song.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Cinema Blend News
Watch Chris Pratt's Forgot About Dre Rap Remixed With The Actual Song
After the video of Chris Pratt rapping Dr. Dre and Eminem's "Forgot About Dre" went viral, it was surely only a matter of time before someone remixed that video with the music from the actual song.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Chris Pratt raps 'Forgot About Dre,' Taylor Swift sings for cancer patient: music notes
Chris Pratt's mic skills: Not only is the "Guardians of the Galaxy" star a newly minted action hero, he says he knows every word to Dr. Dre's "Chronic 2001."
Watch Chris Pratt's Perfect Performance of Eminem...
He's a TV star, a movie star, and now, apparently, a rap star -- is there anything Chris Pratt can't do? The actor stopped by DJ Whoo Kid's The Whoolywood Shuffle radio show this week to talk up Guardians of the Galaxy, but he couldn't resist showing off another skill.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
The China Post
Apple closes US$3 bil. acquisition of Beats music
Apple said Friday it closed its US$3 billion deal for Beats, the high-end audio equipment and streaming music service, a tie-up that could allow the iPhone maker to reach new audiences.