DJ Yella

Coachella 2016

We Almost Got an NWA Reunion at Coachella, But Instead Just Had a West Coast Rap Party

Ice Cube turned being Ice Cube into a brand, and we're here for it.
Andrea Domanick
Coachella 2016

Ice Cube Reunited Almost All of N.W.A. and Brought out Snoop Dogg and Common at Coachella

From Compton to the valley.
John Hill
Kendrick Lamar

"Black Superheroes": Watch Kendrick Induct N.W.A. Into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

At Brooklyn's Barclays Center, Lamar delivered an inspiring speech highlighting the influence of the group.
John Hill
brief histories

A Brief History of N.W.A. Collaborations Post-N.W.A.

If rediscovering 'Straight Outta Compton' this year left you wishing for more N.W.A., there’s good news: More is out there, if you put the mixtape together yourself.
Andy Hoglund

Why Eazy-E's Death Still Can't Make Hip-Hop Talk About AIDS

Hip-hop's stigma against HIV/AIDs has come to take a back seat to the fact that many of the communities most vulnerable to contracting it simply don’t view it as a problem that affects them.
Andrea Domanick
Woah, Dude!

NWA's Ex-Manager Says the Film Was Even "More Hurtful" Than Hearing Ice Cube's Diss Track in 1991

Speaking about the $110 million lawsuit he's filed against the recent NWA biopic, he also states "I have never had a lobster brunch in my life."
Ryan Bassil

Watch Kendrick Lamar Interview Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, DJ Yella, and MC Ren About N.W.A.

Compton's biggest new star chats with his heroes for 25 full minutes of fascinating talk about their legacy, their start, and their late friend Eazy-E.
Kyle Kramer

An Interview with F. Gary Gray, Director of ‘Straight Outta Compton'

"You can't just google 'N.W.A.' and get these details. You can't experience the brotherhood that you experience in the movie by going on to Wikipedia."
Ashley Clark
we saw this

NWA's Dr. Dre-Less Reunion Show Was Unfortunately Kind of What We Expected It Would Be

This was the old-school, 3XL white tee-wearing, Rock the Bells crowd.
Rebecca Haithcoat
Woah, Dude!

The Sons of Dr. Dre and Eazy-E are going on Tour as NWA

Weirder still they’re bringing original member DJ Yella.
Ryan Bassil