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Body Count: Manslaughter [Reviews]

Released: Jun 10, 2014 Genre: Thrash Metal, Rap Metal, Crossover Thrash Label: Sumerian Records Number Of Tracks: 14 Body Count's first album in eight years showcases the rap/thrash metal fusion that once made them famous and successful.


Related Topix: Ice-T, Rap, N.W.a., Black Entertainment, Dr. Dre, Jay-Z, Celebrities

Tue Jul 29, 2014


Sherri Shepherd Gets First Post-View Job - Joins 'Ride Along 2a 2

While Sherri Shepherd may be saying farewell to The View on Wednesday, she's lined up her first new job following her exit.


Related Topix: Kevin Hart, Black Entertainment, Rap, Entertainment

BBC News

VIDEO: A hip-hop history tour of Compton

The city of Compton, south of Los Angeles, has become notorious in American popular culture thanks to its prominence as a home of gangster rap.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap, Dr. Dre, The Game, World News

Dark Horizons News

Casting: Hodge, Gooding, Livingston, Moore

Straight Outta Compton Aldis Hodge will play MC Ren and Neil Brown, Jr. will play DJ Yella in F. Gary Gray's upcoming N.W.A. biopic "Straight Outta Compton" at Universal Pictures.


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


Ice Cube Explains Why Eazy E's Son Was Left Out Of N.W.A. Biopic

No favoritism with Ice Cube, simply acting business. Less than a month after Eazy E's son, Eric Wright Jr was allegedly outraged on not being cast to portray his father in the upcoming N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton , Ice Cube explains that Wright Jr's lack of experience was to blame.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, N.W.a., Rap, Eazy-E

Daily Mail

Olivia Munn joins the Ride Along 2 cast in Miami

It's a real stretch! Olivia Munn adds a touch of glamour to the Ride Along 2 set... as she keeps her body limber with a fitness session As many fitness fanatics will attest, there's always time to squeeze in a quick workout at some point during the day.


Related Topix: Olivia Munn, Hot Chicks, Black Entertainment, Rap, Kevin Hart

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Daily Actor

Sande Alessi Casting's Call for Women Incites Debate Over Race, Class and Beauty

Sande Alessi Casting is in a bit of hot water after posting a racially insensitive casting call for the Universal Pictures film, Straight Outta Compton .


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

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Nation

AuH warns of suicide attacks if NWA op continues

Ahrar-ul-Hind , a splinter group of Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan , the other day threatened to stage suicide attacks across the country if the government did not stop military operation against militants in North Waziristan Agency.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap, World News, Pakistan, Asia

Daily Times

Do not let Haqqani fighters resettle, US tells Pakistan : July 27, 2014,

The Haqqani Network, which mainly operates out of Pakistan's border areas, has been blamed for some of the deadliest and most sophisticated attacks on NATO and Afghan troops in Afghanistan.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap, Aspen, CO, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Daily Times

KP governor to Kabul: focus repatriation of Afghan refugees : July 26, 2014,

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Sardar Mehtab Khan expressed anguish at the Afghan government's move to tempt North Waziristan's residents to seek shelter across the border in Afghanistan on Friday, saying, "Kabul should focus resources and energies on long-awaiting and honourable repatriation of Afghan refugees."


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Black Entertainment, Rap

Denver Westword

Gallery Sketches: Three shows for the weekend of July 25-27

It's summer, when the co-ops chug along with regularly scheduled member shows -- and sometimes, the art spills outdoors.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap


[Editorials] Stray Shots: Ice Cube's Indignation & French Montana's Ascension

This week, Ice Cube angered his "hardcore fans" with "Drop Girl," and French Montana explained his relationship with Khloe Kardashian and why he doesn't care about being "lyrical."


Related Topix: xXx: State of the Union, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Are We There Yet?, Rap, Crime Movies, Black Entertainment, Family, Action Movies, Adventure, French Montana, Hip-Hop, Ascension, Hardcore, Opinion

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Business Journal

'Ride Along 2' filmmakers may reconsider returning to South Florida

Filming for "Ride Along 2," a movie starring Olivia Munn , Kevin Hart and Ice Cube , wrapped up filming in Fort Lauderdale on Monday, but a fee could make it difficult for at least one major production company to consider filming here again.


Related Topix: Olivia Munn, Hot Chicks, Kevin Hart, Rap, Black Entertainment, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Broward County, FL


[News] Ice Cube: "We Wouldn't Have Rap Music Without James Brown"

Ice Cube's material has featured several samples of late soul singer James Brown .


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul, James Brown, Rap, Everybody, R-N-B


VIDEO: Jay Leno Gets LOW In The World Of SoCal Lowriders

It was the early 1990s and I was entranced. Seeing rap legend Ice Cube rolling - and bouncing - around and professing the real deal about SoCal life in his music video for his hit "Today Was A Good Day," was pretty mind bending at the time.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap, Autos

Wed Jul 23, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Universal distances itself from offensive film castingUniversal...

Universal distances itself from offensive film casting The casting company has since removed the announcement from its Facebook page Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/entertainment/movies/2014/07/23/universal-distances-offensive-film-casting/13068241/ The cast and filmmakers of "Straight Outta Compton" are producer ... (more)


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

Tue Jul 22, 2014


[News] Ma$e Reportedly Cuts Ties With Churches

The site reports that Ma$e has severed these ties with parishioners of El Elyon International Church and that he's returned to the Rap industry full time.


Related Topix: Wedding, Black Entertainment, Rap


Ice Cube returns with new single and 10th album

Ice Cube makes his highly anticipated return to the mic with the worldwide video premiere for his debut single, 'Drop Girl' featuring Redfoo and 2 Chainz, today on VEVO.com.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap, Paul Wight

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Why Straight Outta Compton's casting call for light skin girls hurts

Last year on July 25th, I sent this tweet to Ice Cube: "dreamed I was married to @icecube.


Related Topix: Rap, Black Entertainment, Comedy Movies, Are We There Yet?, Family, Entertainment, Television, N.W.a., African-American

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Detroit Free Press

N.W.A. casting call defining beauty backfires, reveals ugly of Hollywood

There are still grown-ups who believe in Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny. They're the same people who believe that violent, sexist rap music and blood-and murder-filled video games have absolutely no effect on kids.


Related Topix: Rap, Black Entertainment, N.W.a., Dr. Dre, Tupac, Comedy Movies, Are We There Yet?, Family, Entertainment, Television