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6 hrs ago | Express India

Keith Stanfield to play Snoop Dogg in NWA biopic?

Summary Actor Keith Stanfield is reportedly set to be play Snoop Dogg in hip-hop group NWA biopic 'Straight Outta Compton'.


Related Topix: N.W.a., Rap, Black Entertainment

11 hrs ago | The Stranger

My Philosophy

Yes - young black teenagers are reported to be the oldest, and the newest, creatures added to the Endangered Species List.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap

Mon Aug 25, 2014


'Straight Outta Compton' Has Cast Its Snoop Doggy Dogg

When last year's Oscar race lost a nominee in the Best Original Song category , the one that should have slipped into the empty slot is Keith Stanfield's "So You Know What It's Like" from Short Term 12 .


Related Topix: Rap, Black Entertainment, N.W.a., Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg


Keith Stanfield To Portray Snoop Doog In N.w.a. Biopic

The Purge: Anarchy star will join Jason Mitchell, Ice Cube's son O'Shea Jackson, Jr. and Corey Hawkins, who will portray the late Eazy-E, Ice Cube and Dr. Dre, respectively, in Straight Outta Compton, according to TheWrap.com.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap, Eazy-E, Dr. Dre, Warren G

Sat Aug 23, 2014

The Daily Beast

A Brief History of - F*ck the Police'By Rich Goldstein

When a company chooses to put "Product May Contain Peanuts" or "Caution: Coffee May Be Hot" on their packaging, it's not to protect the consumer, if it were, the product would be manufactured in a facility where accidental peanut exposure was impossible and beverages would be served at drinkable temperatures.


Related Topix: Rap, N.W.a., Dr. Dre, Black Entertainment, Purple Rain, Music!, Drama Movies, Prince, Pop-Funk

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The IE's Hottest Music 99.1 KGGI

Dr Dre Taking The Ice Bucket Challenge on Set

This is crazy... Dr Dre is hardly ever seen in interviews or on camera for that matter.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Dr. Dre, Rap, N.W.a., Hip-Hop

Wed Aug 20, 2014


[News] Warren G Hoping To Work With Dr. Dre On "Straight Outta Compton" Biopic Music

"I'm pretty sure that soundtrack is going to be monstrous," Warren G said of "Straight Outta Compton."


Related Topix: N.W.a., Rap, Black Entertainment

Mother Jones

"I Pay Taxes Out My Ass But They Still Harrass Me": 11 Amazing Songs About Police Brutality

Last Friday, just days after Michael Brown was killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, 29-year-old North Carolina rapper J. Cole uploaded the stirring tribute " Be Free " to his SoundCloud, dedicating it to "every young black man murdered in America."


Related Topix: University of Mississippi, Pop/Rock, Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones, Black Entertainment, Rap

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Raggamuffin Announces Venue And Final Line-up

Other acts confirmed to join the line-up include NZ Pacific Music Award lifetime achievement inductee Che Fu & The Kratez , reggae favourites Sons of Zion , Mai FM's DJ Sirvere and JAfA MAfiA Crew + guests including Silva, Jah Red Lion, Israel Starr and MC Hlats .


Related Topix: Cypress Hill, Hip-Hop, Ub40, Reggae, Rap, Black Entertainment, N.W.a.


[News] Paul Giamatti To Play Jerry Heller In N.W.A Biopic "Straight Outta Compton"

Heller was the manager of N.W.A during their rise. He also co-founded Ruthless Records with Eazy-E.


Related Topix: N.W.a., Rap, Black Entertainment, Dr. Dre


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'.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Dr. Dre, Rap, N.W.a., Paul Giamatti, Eazy-E

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.


Related Topix: Paul Giamatti, Black Entertainment, Rap, N.W.a., Dr. Dre

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Paul Giamatti to Star in 'Straight Outta Compton' as NWA Manager

Will Packer and Scott Bernstein are exec producing. Heller was already a major figure in the music scene before working with N.W.A. He represented acts ranging form Journey to ELO to REO Speedwagon and helped Pink Floyd and Elton John in their early American tours.


Related Topix: Rap, Black Entertainment, N.W.a., Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Cinderella Man, Paul Giamatti, John Lennon, Pop/Rock

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Milwaukee movies off the grid: Aug. 15-21

"Ride Along" : Kevin Hart is a loudmouthed security officer who joins his fiance's police officer brother on his job to show he's man enough for his sister.


Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Recreational Vehicle, Security, Kevin Hart, Rap, Black Entertainment, Inglourious Basterds, Movies, Entertainment

Laughing Squid

'Star Wars: A New Friday', A Mashup Parody of 'Star Wars' &...

Have you ever wondered what Star Wars would be like if Chris Tucker and Ice Cube's characters from Friday were Stormtroopers or if Deebo from 'Friday' was Darth Vader? Well wonder no more.


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Friday, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Chris Tucker, Rap, Black Entertainment

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.


Related Topix: Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Rap, Dance, Bone, N.W.a., Black Entertainment, Dr. Dre

Wed Aug 13, 2014

E! Online

Shots Fired Near Set of N.W.A Biopic Straight Outta Compton, Cast Has Brush With Real Drive-By

E! News confirms that the cast and crew of the upcoming N.W.A biopic Straight Outta Compton experienced something that is, well, literally straight outta Compton when a scary drive-by shooting occurred by the Compton courthouse where they were filming last week.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, N.W.a., Rap, Dr. Dre, Violent Crime

Tue Aug 12, 2014


Relativity Taps 'Ride Along' Producer To Head New Multicultural Division

The producer of hits such as Ride Along , the Barbershop franchise and the upcoming NWA biopic Straight Outta Compton has been tapped as EVP Production and President of Relativity Media 's newly formed multicultural division.


Related Topix: Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural, Rap, Black Entertainment, N.W.a., Gugu Mbatha-Raw


[News] Gunfire Erupts Near N.W.A's "Straight Outta Compton" Film Location

Gunshots are fired in an unrelated incident as N.W.A's "Straight Outta Compton" is filmed outside of Compton Courthouse.


Related Topix: N.W.a., Rap, Black Entertainment

Sun Aug 10, 2014

New York Daily News

Taylor Swift acts in 'The Giver,' and hopefully her screen skills have improved

Swift is gifted at music and building a career, but acting is another thing -- and she's going up against Meryl Streep this time Taylor Swift is a Grammy-winning singer blessed with musical talents that have led to untold success, massive amounts of money, endless adoration, and equally famous friends with whom she lives a fabulous life.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Country, Hot Chicks, Pop/Rock, Taylor Swift, Begin Again, Rap, Mos Def, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Movies, Entertainment