Ice Cube

Essays

Somehow Nickelback Made Ice Cube's Meathead Racing Flick 'Torque' a Classic

Fifteen years after its release, we look back on the sappy bro soundtracks that defined the nativist exceptionalism of the post-9/11 years.
Gary Suarez
1.25.19
New music

Fuck It, Let's Listen to a New Ice Cube Song Called "Arrest The President"

He suggests that Donald Trump is Satan before dismissing your "vape sticks." It is, in its way, heroic.
Alex Robert Ross
11.9.18
paradiso

The Untold Stories Behind These Legendary Hip-Hop Portraits

"After Ice Cube's concert, I went backstage to give him some photos we'd shot that afternoon. When the door opened, his bodyguard asked if I could bring some ice cubes."
Matthijs van Camerijk
4.11.18
Does It Suck?

Does 'Anaconda' Actually Suck?

We look back on 1997's snake-themed horror film to see if a great cast and enough silliness can save a terrible script.
Kate Robertson
11.14.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Ice Cube Confronts Bill Maher Over Use of Racial Slur

"You got a lot of black jokes," the rapper kinda-sorta comedian Maher. "Sometimes you sound like a redneck trucker."
Alex Robert Ross
6.12.17
Booze

A Hand-Carved Ice Ball Could Make Your Drink Taste Better

Bartender and ice carver Andrea Patelli’s hands are huge and he’s tossing a block of ice around without gloves. With short jabs, he chops off the corners, then rounds the edges as a pile of frozen chips melt to a puddle.
Johanna Derry
11.8.16
Film

Talking 'Boyz N the Hood' with Its Director John Singleton

Twenty-five years after it was first released, the film is coming back to UK cinemas.
Will Jones
11.1.16
Noisey News

Guess Who is Playing Fagin in a Forthcoming Remake of Oliver Twist?

This is actually happening, people.
Lauren O'Neill
10.26.16
Interviews

'Original Gangstas' Goes Beneath the Surface of West Coast Rap's Origin Story

Twenty years after Tupac Shakur's murder, Ben Westhoff digs into the legacy that made gangsta rap so fascinating to its listeners—and deadly to its artists.
Reed Jackson
9.13.16
Coachella 2016

Ice Cube Reunited All of N.W.A. and Brought out Kendrick Lamar This Weekend at Coachella

Still D.R.E.
John Hill
4.25.16
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
4.18.16
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
4.18.16
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