Ice Cube's Tour Bus -- Pulled Over For Speeding
If this is NWA, then the "A" stands for acceleration ... because Ice Cube 's tour bus got pulled over for speeding this afternoon in Durham, North Carolina.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Kings of the Mic tour comes to NJPAC
Considering that N.W.A. has always put a premium on attitude, it's surprising how cordial, mellow - dare we say, friendly? - the rapper Ice Cube, co-founder of the pioneering 1980s gangsta rap outfit, comes across, offstage and off-mike.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Cape Cod Times
Pa town conducts inquiry into rap song played at pub
Town Manager Sharon Lynn is conducting an inquiry into an incident involving Police Chief Jeff Jaran and a rap song about police brutality playing at a restaurant he was at May 7. Jaran stopped at The Squealing Pig pub that night at the post-election party of Selectman-elect Thomas Donegan.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Genesee Country Express
Top Videos: Impromptu "Bohemian Rhapsody" Singalong, Brian Williams Raps, NBA Stars Read Mean Tweets
This week, a stadium crowd in London engaged in an impromptu singalong to Queen 's "Bohemian Rhapsody" while waiting for Green Day to take the stage, and NBC News anchor Brian Williams rapped Warren G 's "Regulate" .
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Hip-Hop Rumors: A Blast From The Past Comes Forward To Diss Dr. Dre and Ice Cube
Its funny how time and that "no-f**ks-given" mentality give way to unnecessary commentary, some might argue.
Ice Cube has 'been working on two' of Flint duo Foreign Allegiance's tracks, son says
The rap legend's son, OMG has already enlisted their services--and according to him, his father likes what he hears.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
5 Reasons Juicy J Should Reunite With The Rest Of Three 6 Mafia
When news broke last week that the Three Six Mafia was reuniting, it created quite a stir.
The Huffington Post
Brian Williams 'Straight Outta Compton': Fallon Remixes BriWi For The Third Time
Jimmy Fallon unveiled yet another Brian Williams remix on Friday and this one may have been the best of all.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
NBC's Williams latest gangster 'rap'
CNN's Don Lemon takes a look at Late Night host Jimmy Fallon's mashup of Brian Williams' N.W.A. "rap."
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Brian Williams Raps N.W.A's "Straight Out of Compton"
From 'Nuthin But a G' Thang' to 'Regulate', Jimmy Fallon now has Brian Williams rapping along to N.W.A's 'Straight Outta Compton.'
[News] DJ Yella, Big Hutch & BG Knocc Out To Perform At Eazy-E Tribute Show
Kokane, Loesta, Dirty Red, H.W.A., G.B.M., Steffon and Yung Eazy-E are among those confirmed to honor their friend and mentor, the late Eazy-E in September in Santa Ana.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
[News] World Class Wreckin' Cru's Cli-N-Tel Accuses Dr. Dre Of Beating Women
Former World Class Wreckin' Cru member Cli-N-Tel also alleges that Ice Cube is not who he says he is.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Hip-hop legends come to St. Petersburg
Ice Cube, the hip-hop pioneer, movie star, television actor, screenwriter and film producer, is on the phone.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
Group marches through Milwaukee, protesting MPD
A demonstration in Milwaukee's Riverwest area caused a stir Saturday. A march against police violence rally that many community groups fear is actually being used to encourage violence against police.
Thu May 30, 2013
Hodgy Beats Shouts Out Ron Swanson on Darkly Bubbling 'Years'
Odd Future co-founder and MellowHype member Hodgy Beats is dropping a brand new EP on June 1. Very few details have been released about Untitled 2 , but the OF camp has let loose the first song, "Years." The darkly toned production is minimal but effective, relying on ominous electronic pulses, thick washes of heavy atmosphere, and crisp trap-style ... (more)
Wed May 29, 2013
Salt Lake City Weekly
Rapper Blasts Salt Lake Police While Wearing Pig Suit
In a NWA-inspired moment of cop frustration , local rapper Nick Price, aka Nik The Sik, was fed up with the recent headlines surrounding Salt Lake's finest.
Mon May 27, 2013
The other Kings of the Mic on tour with LL Cool J
Inductees Chuck D, left, Flavor Flav, center, and Professor Griff, standing right, of Public Enemy perform during the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at the Nokia Theatre on Thursday, April 18, 2013 in Los Angeles.
Fri May 24, 2013
Why USC and not a black college, Dr. Dre?
I was in Detroit preparing to give a speech last week when the news came across my Twitter feed: "Dr. Dre and music producer Jimmy Iovine donate $70 million to to create new degree." As one of the first university presidents from the hip-hop generation, I had to stop and read the story immediately.
Tue May 21, 2013
Balthazar Getty On the 10 Music Acts That Have Influenced Him Most
Balthazar Getty has been acting since he was 13 but, perhaps more remarkably, he was making music since even before that.