Straight Outta Compton, the story of the notorious rap group N.W.A, is in theaters today.
The movie tells the story of the late 80’s rap group’s rise to fame and the legacy they created with their controversial lyrics and aggressive personas hailing from the streets of Compton, known for its drugs,crime and street gangs.
The movie is a raw depiction of the members of N.W.A (Niggas With Attitude) consisting of producers Dr.Dre (Corey Hawkins) and DJ Yella (Neil Brown Jr.), and rappers Ice Cube (O’Shea Jackson Jr.), MC Ren (Aldis Hodge), and Eazy-E (Jason Mitchell). Straight Outta Compton was produced by N.W.A members Ice Cube and Dr.Dre, where Dre originally refused to take part until he was convinced to do so by Ice Cube said NPR.
Make sure you run over to the closest theater near you and get ready for one hell of a trip down memory lane.