STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON -In theaters near you on Friday,
starring O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins and Jason Mitchell as Ice
Cube, Dr. Dre and Eazy-E, Straight Outta Compton is directed by F. Gary
Set It Off, The Italian Job). The drama is produced by original
N.W.A. members Ice Cube and Dr. Dre, who are joined by fellow producers
Matt Alvarez and Tomica Woods-Wright. Will Packer serves as executive
producer of the film alongside Gray.
It's the story you think you know. Find out the real deal!
the mid-1980s, the streets of Compton, California, were some of the
most dangerous in the country. When five young men translated their
experiences growing up into brutally honest music that rebelled against
abusive authority, they gave an explosive voice to a silenced
Taking us back to where it all began, Straight Outta Compton tells the
true story of how these cultural rebels-armed only with their lyrics,
swagger, bravado and raw talent-stood up to the authorities that meant
to keep them down and formed the world's most dangerous group, N.W.A.
And as they spoke the truth that no one had before and exposed life in
the hood, their voice ignited a social revolution that is still
Following the meteoric rise and fall
of N.W.A., Straight Outta Compton is an astonishing story of how these
youngsters revolutionized music and pop culture forever the moment they
told the world the truth about life in the hood and ignited a cultural
NFL Hall of Fame 2015 Inductees Before the Gold Jacket
The American Century Celebrity Golf
Tournament at Lake Tahoe was the scene when LaHitz Media's Jacquie
Taliaferro talked numbers with and Heisman Trophy winner Tim Brown, who
spent most of his career with the Raiders and a stint with the Tampa
Bay Buccaneers and Jerome Bettis of the Pittsburgh Steelers, the sixth
leading rusher in NFL history, before they were adorned with their NFL
gold blazers among the class of 2015 NFL Hall of Fame. Brown and Bettis
have both shared the number 6 back in the day; Brown in high school and
Bettis at Notre Dame. Both Brown and Bettis attended the University of
Tim Brown of Raider Nation celebrates August 8 in Canton, Ohio being enshrined among the eight NFL Hall of Famers Class of 2015.
Jerome Bettis honored among the NFL Hall of Famers for 2015.
Cornelius Bennett, who
played for the Bills, the Falcons and the Colts, could join the ranks in
the future as he stands among NFL Hall of Fame Nominees as he was among
the list of 103 possible inductees added in 2014. Tradition calls for
up to eight inductees to be enshrined annually.
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