Kendrick Lamar has long acknowledged legendary rap group and fellow Compton natives, N.W.A., as inspiring trailblazers.
Tyga's newly released music video for "Stimulated" has a lot of eyebrows raising.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marion "Suge" Knight isn't a major character in the N.W.A biopic "Straight Outta Compton," but his presence looms large over the film, whether it's in shots that play up his imposing frame or the real life court cases that have put the former rap music mogul back in the spotlight.
theGRIO REPORT - At age 16, Jesse Jackson's daughter already knows what she wants to be: a rap star.
theGRIO REPORT - Director of the upcoming Straight Outta Compton F. Gary Gray thinks N.W.A. would respond to #BlackLivesMatter and the issues present today similarly to how they responded to what they were experiencing nearly 30 years ago.
theGRIO REPORT - Kendrick Lamar has taken a lot of criticism for his recent BET Awards performance - mostly from folks who have no idea what they're talking about. In any case, the Compton rapper is pushing back at his critics, namely Fox News pundit Geraldo Rivera...
theGrio REPORT - Sunday, possible GOP presidential candidate Ben Carson seemed to have pinpointed the source of many of the problems in the African-American community - hip hop.