Straight Outta Compton

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‘Straight Outta Compton’ Becomes Highest Grossing Music Biopic in History

It overtook “Walk the Line,” the Johnny and June Cash story.



N.W.A. Score First Top 40 Hit with “Straight Outta Compton”

N.W.A. Score First Top 40 Hit and score a lot of movement on the charts, thanks to the success of ‘Straight Outta Compton.’


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Dee Barnes Has Something To Say About Dr. Dre’s Apology

She notes the Dre’s apology came off as possible “damage control by Apple, which can no longer ignore that if you take the ‘Beats by Dre’ logo and remove the ‘S,’ you get a double entendre.”


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Dee Barnes Shares Her Take on ‘Straight Outta Compton’

“Like many of the women that knew and worked with N.W.A., I found myself a casualty of Straight Outta Compton’s revisionist history.”


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‘Straight Outta Compton’ Not Playing In Home City Due To Lack Of Theater

While the film “Straight Outta Compton” brought in over $50 million, earning the top spot over the weekend, it is not playing in the city of Compton itself.


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Security Alert For ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Falls Flat

Universal said, “The studio has not solicited enhanced security for theaters that will be showing the film this weekend, but has partnered with those exhibitors who’ve requested support in their locations.”


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‘Straight Outta Compton’ Almost Didn’t Get Made. Ice Cube Explains Why

Ice Cube explains that Straight Outta Compton was touch and go for a long time.


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PICS: “Straight Outta Compton” World Premiere

Check out pics from the World Premiere of “Straight Outta Compton”


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Here’s the Tracklist for Dr. Dre’s New Album, ‘Compton’

Compton: A Soundtrack, inspired by Dre’s experience as a co-producer on Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of his former group N.W.A., will be released on August 7.


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Watch: Trailer For ‘Straight Outta Compton,’ A Film About N.W.A

Considered one of the world’s “most dangerous” groups, N.W.A brought raucousness and rhymes, pistols and poetry straight from the streets of Compton.