straight outta compton


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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Reality Check For 8/24/15: One D Calling It Quits?, Kobe Bryant Surprises Taylor Swift On Stage, Weekend Box Office

Saaay WHOAAAA!?! There are rumors floating around that One Direction will be taking an “extended hiatus” in March of next year.


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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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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’ Smashes Weekend Box Office With $56M

“Straight Outta Compton” easily beat out “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.” at the box office.


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Reality Check For 8/17/15: Jason Derulo Gets Kicked Off Flight, Teen Choice Award Winners, Weekend Box Office

Just in case you missed the Teen Choice awards on Sunday night, here are the winners in music!


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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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Real Drive-By Shooting Reportedly Rattles ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Set

A drive-by shooting on the set of the N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton was the real deal, bullets and all.