This is so sad. The music business industry just lost another icon. Jerry Heller, the man behind rap group, N.W.A passed away on Sept. 3, at the age of 75. Many fans have taken to Twitter to mourn the loss of the great businessman. See the tweets here.
It happened! After missing out on the first weekend, Dr. Dre gave the fans what they wanted by joining Ice Cube on stage at Coachella for weekend 2 on Apr. 23 as they staged an awesome N.W.A. reunion. Click to see their performance!
YES! Forget Guns N’ Roses, this was the real reunion the people wanted! Dr. Dre, 51, joined Ice Cube, 46, on stage for the second weekend of the Coachella music festival on Apr. 23 for an epic N.W.A. return, alongside other band members MC Ren and DJ Yella as the band came back together!
Fresh off of being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Ice Cube is about to take over Coachella on April 16. The NWA icon is coming straight out of Compton to rock the stage and HollywoodLife.com wants you to see his epic set! Click to watch.
It’s a good day for Ice Cube fans, because the 46-year old rapper is ready to tear it up at Coachella. While Cube could rule the music festival by himself, the Barbershop 3 stars says he has some tricks up his sleeve. Does this mean a N.W.A. reunion?
Are you ready to rock? Cheap Trick, N.W.A., Deep Purple and more will be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on April 8. Before a single guitar is smashed after a killer solo, get to know more about the groups going into the Hall of Fame this year.
It’s one of rock and roll’s biggest nights, as five major acts will join the other legends in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Before groups like N.W.A. and Cheap Trick receive rock’s highest honor, here are some facts about this year’s Hall of Famers.
This is totally wild. Rapper Eazy-E died due to complications from AIDS back in 1995. Now, his protege, Frost, is speaking out about his mentor’s death, saying he had been injected with the virus.
Many theories surround the death of Eazy-E, who died at the age of 30 in 1995, just one month after receiving his AIDS diagnosis. Fans and friends of the N.W.A. member were shocked, including his protege, Frost. Now, more than 20 years after E’s death, Frost is making shocking allegations that his mentor had not contracted the disease sexually, as was previously thought, but rather he had been injected with the virus, which lead to his untimely death. Read his shocking statements!
Surprise! 16 years have passed since Dr. Dre put out a record, so he decided to release his new album one day ahead of schedule! Fans were thrilled when Dre dropped ‘Compton,’ his soundtrack inspired by the ‘Straight Outta Compton’ biopic, on Aug. 6!
Nice! Dr. Dre, 50, hasn’t released an album since 1999’s 2001, and for many, it has been too long! Just because Dre makes Beats headphones instead of rap beats, he still has some tricks up his sleeves. As fans eagerly awaited Compton: A Soundtrack by Dr. Dre, he gave them what they wanted by releasing the album a day early!
This is too funny! Ice Cube paid a visit to ‘The Tonight Show’ on Aug. 5, where he and Jimmy Fallon discussed what the name of his former group N.W.A. stood for. In the end the two decided to steer clear of controversy listing a whole number of things it doesn’t mean! See the priceless video below!
Ice Cube, 46, and Jimmy Fallon, 40, are both hilarious guys, but put them both in the same video and just try to not laugh! The rapper produced an autobiographical film about his rap group from the late ’80s, N.W.A, called Straight Outta Compton, and in support of the film, Jimmy thought it would be a great idea to reveal what the group’s acronym name stands for. Apparently it isn’t a national-television-friendly name, so as an alternative, Ice Cube and Jimmy told us everything it doesn’t signify. And believe us, there’s some pretty ridiculous options!
Is Slim Shady trading his native Detroit for Compton? With the upcoming N.W.A. biopic, ‘Straight Outta Compton,’ causing a buzz, there’s talk about having Eminem join the remaining members of the group for an epic reunion tour!
Wow! Fans are hyped to see Straight Outta Compton, the film that tells the story of N.W.A, the rap group — featuring Dr. Dre, 50, Ice Cube, 46, MC Ren, 46, and Eazy-E — that took the hip-hop world by storm. Fans wanting to see N.W.A. on the big screen might now get a chance to see them in person. The head of the studio releasing the movie said there’s a possible reunion tour in the works and it may include Eminem!
The biopic about the iconic hip hop group N.W.A. is finally coming together — and we couldn’t be more excited. Members Ice Cube and Dr. Dre released the first cast photo for the film on June 18!
From Compton to the big screen! OG members of N.W.A., Ice Cube and Dr. Dre will be producing Straight Outta Compton, a biopic that’s set to hit theaters in August 2015! In the photo, we see the stars who will play young Ice Cube, Dre, and of course the late, Eazy-E.
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