N.W.a. Newswire (Page 10)

N.W.a. Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for N.W.a.. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 77,527 in N.W.a.

  1. Straight Outta Compton: Exclusive Behind the Scenes Featurette - Dr. Dre, Ice CubeRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Bajan Reporter

    Director: F. Gary Gray Writers: Jonathan Herman , Andrea Berloff Stars: O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell The group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood.

    Comment?

  2. Even more controversy heading Dre's wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    So says Jerry Heller, former manager of gangsta rap crew NWA, whom he likens to rap's version of the Fab Four. So what if there were five members in NWA .

    Comment?

  3. Until he saw a Straight Outta Compton,a Dolphins Coach Joe Philbin had no idea who Dr. Dre wasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Washington Post

    Joe Philbin may have been under the impression that rapping was something people did just before Christmas. As far as AFC East head coaches go, Joe Philbin is the anti-Rex Ryan.

    Comment?

  4. Straight Outta Compton' Actor Jason Mitchell in Talks for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | SFGate

    The actor is in negotiations to join an ensemble that includes Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson and his "Compton" costar Corey Hawkins for the action sequel, an individual with knowledge of the talks told TheWrap Tuesday. In F. Gary Gray's box office hit, Mitchell played N.W.A rapper Easy-E.

    Comment?

  5. 'Straight Outta Compton' Star Jason Mitchell Lands...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... ravitz. This is his first deal since bursting off the screen in Compton , in which he portrayed the key member of the N.W.A who died of complications from AIDS in 1995.

    Comment?

  6. 'Straight Outta Compton' Star Jason Mitchell Lands 'Kong: Skull Island' RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... ravitz. This is his first deal since bursting off the screen in Compton , in which he portrayed the key member of the N.W.A who died of complications from AIDS in 1995.

    Comment?

  7. Luke Bryan holds onto Billboard top spot for second weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Reuters

    Country singer Luke Bryan rules the Billboard chart while rapper Dr. Dre and rap-group N.W.A. make it to the top 5. Rough Cut ROUGH CUT Country singer Luke Bryan held onto the top spot of the weekly U.S. Billboard 200 album chart on Monday , holding off Ed Sheeran and Dr Dre. "Kill The Lights," the fifth studio album from Bryan, sold 83,000 albums, 114,000 songs and was streamed 6.8 million times, for a total tally of 99,000 units sold in its second week.

    Comment?

  8. Two NEPA rappers break down a Straight Outta ComptonaRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Weekender

    ... and Danny Lalli, a.k.a Lal, went to the movies with Weekender to see the rap drama, "Straight Outta Compton." The N.W.A biopic soared to the top of the box office in its opening weekend, earning $60.2 million. They witnessed the strength of street ...

    Comment?

  9. "I Hope He Means It:" Dee Barnes Responds To Dr. Dre's Apology For Hurting WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    While Straight Outta Compton continues to heat up the box office, journalist Dee Barnes continues to speak out about her abuse at the hands of Dr. Dre in a response to his apology. After Barnes wrote, " Here's What's Missing From Straight Outta Compton: Me and the Other Women Dr. Dre Beat Up ," for Gawker , she turned the spotlight on the controversy surrounding the absence of the group's misogynist and abusive past in the biopic.

    Comment?

  10. N.W.A Just Reached A Long Overdue MilestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | MTV

    Since the N.W.A biopic " Straight Outta Compton " debuted in theaters two weeks ago, it's triggered a ripple of surprising consequences. First, Dr. Dre released a whole album inspired by the flick, then he issued an apology to Dee Barnes and "the women [he's] hurt," and then came news of other rappers planning their own big-screen origin stories.

    Comment?

  11. Gangsta Rap's Grim Legacy for Comptons EverywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Wall Street Journal

    For two weeks the top box-office draw has been "Straight Outta Compton," a meandering biopic about the rise and disintegration of the Los Angeles-area rap group N.W.A., or Niggaz With Attitude. N.W.A. helped popularize "gangsta rap" in the late 1980s, and even this hagiography can't hide the fact that its legacy has endured to the detriment of poor black communities.

    Comment?

  12. PlayStation Store UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Playstation.Blog

    Premiering on Friday, August 28th, NARCOS is the true story of the U.S. and Colombian efforts to battle the Medellin cartel during the cocaine-fueled drug wars of the 1980's. Multi-layered and multi-faceted, NARCOS depicts a brutal world where lines are blurred and little is black and white.

    Comment?

  13. The Weekend Warrior on No Escape & We Are Your FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | ComingSoon.net

    Neither Owen Wilson nor Zac Efron's latest movies will do much to save what is clearly the "Dog Days" of the summer After a dismal weekend with three new movies that failed to dethrone the N.W.A biopic Straight Outta Compton , we geta another dismal weekend where three new movies probably won't be able to dethrone Straight Outta Compton for its third straight weekend at #1. None of the three new movies look that exciting but this being the weekend before Labor Day, nothing is ever expected to really break outa so nothing will.

    Comment?

  14. PlayStation Store Update - Until Dawn, Mega Man Legacy Collection, Back to BedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Gaming Age

    This week's PlayStation Store update is pretty hefty once again with a number of big releases including Madden NFL 16, Until Dawn, Dishonored: Definitive Edition, Mega Man Legacy Collection and quite a few more titles across all PlayStation platforms. Interesting sounding indie-style titles such as Back to Bed, I Am Bread, VVVVVV and others are launching too.

    Comment?

  15. Fox's Juan Williams Rips Straight Outta Compton: Isn't It ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Mediaite.com

    During a segment on #BlackLivesMatter today, Fox News' Juan Williams took some shots at the movie Straight Outta Compton for glorifying "thuggish" behavior. The new film, released just this past weekend, tells the story of the hip hop group N.W.A. and it took the top spot at the box office.

    Comment?

  16. Straight Outta Compton has it all wrong says NWA manager Jerry HellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Daily Mail

    Heller says Dr. Dre was guilty of 'betraying' the group's founder and owner Eazy-E and speaks of extraordinary death threats Former manager claims Marion 'Suge' Knight threatened E's mother's life to force him to sign release papers ending Dr. Dre's part in NWA He is the former manager of 1980s rappers NWA who was cast as the villain in the hit biopic 'Straight Outta Compton'. But Jerry Heller claims that he was not to blame for the backstabbing which ended the group he called 'The Black Beatles'.

    Comment?

  17. N.W.A Song Makes the Billboard Hot 100 27 Years After ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Time

    N.W.A scored its first Billboard Hot 100 single over a quarter-century after its release, Billboard announced Tuesday, owing to the success of the former rap group's acclaimed yet controversial biopic. "Straight Outta Compton," the lead single of N.W.A's 1988 album of the same name, debuted at No .38 on the Hot 100 singles chart dated Sept.

    Comment?

  18. Dr. Dre's alleged assault victims question public apologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Dr. Dre's alleged assault victims have questioned the timing of his public apology to "the women I've hurt" as it was published around the release of N.W.A. biopic "Straight Outta Compton." Journalist Dee Barnes blasted the movie, about the hip-hop mogul's 1980s rap group, for failing to mention his assault on her in a nightclub in 1991 over an interview she published.

    Comment?

  19. Ben Carson Slams 'Straight Outta Compton,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WHYN-AM Springfield

    In a new USA Today op-ed, Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson slammed some of the tactics used by the Black Lives Matter movement as "lunacy," while singling out a host of liberal institutions which he says are the black community's "real sources of our hopelessness." { "position1" : { "type" : "theme", "id" : 28, "name" : "Right of Center", "description" : "A collection of conservative talk shows."

    Comment?

  20. Director F. Gary Gray helms blockbuster 'Straight Outta Compton'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Examiner.com

    At the helm of the feature about pioneering rap group N.W.A. is revered director F. Gary Gray, whose previous films have included urban comedies including "Friday" and action dramas including "The Negotiator," "A Man Apart" and "The Italian Job." Reconnecting with his old friend and former N.W.A. founding member Ice Cube , Gray set out to tell the story of the rise of the group from this impoverished south L.A. community that rose to fame in the late 1980s with their controversial debut album, which gives the film its title.

    Comment?