NWA

Remembering Things

'Straight Outta Compton' Is the Most American Album of the 20th Century

Thirty years later, we remember how N.W.A Trojan Horsed gangsta rap into suburban homes.
Paul Thompson
8.9.18
Noisey News

A Hacker Broadcast "Fuck tha Police" Over a Police Scanner

Yeah, this is definitely illegal.
Lauren O'Neill
1.10.18
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
bruiseday

Barry Windham and the Disappearing Cowboy Wrestler

Wrestling has always leaned on archetypes, but the country-strong badass that Barry Windham embodied in the 1980s and 90s has mostly vanished. It's a shame.
Ian Williams
9.6.16
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
Features

My Beat Still Goes Boom: An Interview with Electro Legend The Egyptian Lover

The Los Angeles veteran discusses influencing Dr. Dre and his latest 80s compilation on Stones Throw Records.
Gary Suarez
4.12.16
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
4.11.16
Breaking News

NWA to Reunite for Live Shows?

Ice Cube seems pretty sure in this American talk show interview.
Noisey Staff
1.18.16
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