N.W.A Biopic 'Straight Outta Compton' is finally here

Posted at August 12th, 2015 | by Guest Writer | in

N.W.A (Niggaz Wit Attitudes) was an American Hip-Hop crew from Compton, California (1986 – 1991), that pioneered and revolutionized the Gangsta Rap and West Coast Hip-Hop subgenres. The rap group, consisting of Eazy-E (group founder), Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, MC Ren and DJ Yella, courted much controversy owing to their music’s explicit lyrics that were viewed by many as disrespectful to women and that glorified drugs and crime. They were subsequently banned from several mainstream American radio stations. In spite of this, the group has sold over 10 million units in the United States alone. The group was also known for their deep hatred of the police system, demonstrated in their infamous hit “Fuck Tha Police” which sparked much controversy over the years.

 

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N.W.A. is in the news again for the release of a biopic titled “Straight Outta Compton” on August 14, 2015. The title of the movie is also the name of the group’s most famous album, released in 1988.The film chronicles the background of the group N.W.A, its members and the dynamics of their relationships with each other, from the band’s inception, to growing success and stardom until the eventual disbanding. Their ingenious marketing strategy of a Meme Generator called “Straight Outta Somewhere” has put the social media world into a frenzy with everyone developing their own (sometimes hilarious) versions with over 100000 posts just on Instagram. The film currently holds a 92% Fresh rating from critics on Rotten Tomatoes. Check Out The Official (Rated R) Trailer :

 

 

Generate Your Own “Straight Outta Somewhere” Meme here.

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