Rappers in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: A Complete History
The Boombox takes a look back at the rappers who have been honored by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
N.W.A Run 100 Miles Away From Ice Cube: August 14 Hip-Hop History
One of the most important extended play (EP) releases in the history of hip-hop emerged 18 years ago today thanks to N.W.A and is still a standout in a day filled with tales of longevity, success and passion.
N.W.A. Births a New Era of Hip-Hop: August 8 in Hip-Hop History
One of the most defining albums in hip-hop history was released 30 years ago today. Also on this day in hip-hop history, we have a Lil' rapper's debut single, a defining album from Rick Ross and more.
Houston Restaurant Fires Employee Who Played Anti-Police Music While Officers Dined
A 17-year old employee of Going's Barbecue & Steak Co. in Crosby, Texas has been fired after reportedly blasting a famous anti-police hip-hop song while officers were dining in the restaurant.
N.W.A Among 2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees
Legendary rap group N.W.A have been selected to be enshrined into the 2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominations Include Janet Jackson, N.W.A, Chaka Khan & Mor…
The nominees for the 2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame are here and big names like Janet Jackson, N.W.A. and Chaka Khan are in the running to be inducted next year.
'Straight Outta Compton' Sequel About Death Row Records May Be on the Way
As 'Straight Outta Compton' continues to break records, rumors of more hip-hop biopics are sprouting up including one about Death Row Records. Although this one is proving to be true.
'Straight Outta Compton' Becomes Highest-Grossing Music Biopic in History
The West Coast has won. The N.W.A.-inspired film 'Straight Outta Compton' continues to break records as it becomes the highest-grossing music biopic.
'Straight Outta Compton' Tops Box Office Again, Crosses $100 Million Threshold
The N.W.A biopic 'Straight Outta Compton' retained its No. 1 position at the box office for the second consecutive weekend. The F. Gary Gray-directed movie pulled in an estimated $26.8 million over the three-day period.