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Eazy-Es family unveil new tombstone on his 55th birthday

Eazy-E’s family unveil new tombstone on his 55th birthday

The family of the late N.W.A rapper Eazy-E have commemorated what would have been his 55th birthday with a new tombstone. Eric “Eazy-E” Wright's headstone...
LA albums

The 12 greatest albums about Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles has been a hugely significant breeding ground for a diverse number of genres over the years. Many a musician has found their...
Eazy-E

Eazy-E memorial bench erected in small Sussex town after local man’s successful campaign

A memorial bench dedicated to Eazy-E has been erected in Newhaven, Sussex.  The news follows Guy Stevens' successful bid to get his local council to remember the NWA...
NWA

N.W.A’s ‘Fuck Tha Police’ is being broadcast illegally over police radios

Classic N.W.A track ‘Fuck The Police’ has been broadcasting illegally on police radios over the past few days. Police officers in Dunedin, New Zealand have...
Suge Knight threat

Suge Knight accused of seeking to bribe witnesses in his murder case

Death Row founder Suge Knight has been accused of talking with his attorney about bribing witnesses in his alleged murder trial. Marion 'Suge' Knight is currently...
Dr Dre

Dr. Dre discusses history of abuse towards women: “I was out of my fucking...

Dr Dre has discussed his history of assault and abuse towards women, stating that he "was out of fucking mind." Dre's violent assault of...
NWA and Guns N' Roses

Guns N’ Roses once nearly toured with NWA

NWA have revealed that they once nearly toured with Guns N' Roses. Exclusive NME offer: Save £10 on Amazon Music Unlimited plans with code NME10 Both acts almost...
Ice Cube

Ice Cube tells Roskilde Festival crowd that he misses DJ Crazy Toones

The rapper Ice Cube has led a tribute to his late DJ, Crazy Toones, at the Danish Roskilde Festival. The N.W.A star was performing his...

‘Hamilton’ creator Lin-Manuel Miranda on ‘The Hamilton Mixtape’ and the Trump controversy

When Vice President-elect Mike Pence attended the hottest ticket musical Hamilton in New York last month, the audience voiced their displeasure. Little surprise – as...

Controversial NWA manager Jerry Heller dies, aged 75

Music biz veteran also worked with artists including Elton John, The Who and Kraftwerk