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Original Members Of Nwa

With the release of N.W.A.'s biopic, 'Straight Outta Compton,' we take a look at the original members then and now.


Jungle Brothers, hip-hop group and founding members of the Native Tongues collective. The original trio comprised Michael Small (Mike Gee), Nathaniel Hall (Afrika Baby Bam, a homage to Afrika Bambaataa) & Sammy Burwell (DJ Sammy B). Known for their Afrocentric lyrics and innovative beats, they pioneered the fusion of jazz & hip-hop and became the 1st hip-hop group to use a house-music producer. Their hit, I'll House You, is known for being the 1st hip-house record recorded outside of the…

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Straight Outta Compton (2015)

Straight Outta Compton (2015) ... In 1988, a groundbreaking new group revolutionizes music and pop culture, changing and influencing hip-hop forever. N.W.A's first studio album, "Straight Outta Compton," stirs controversy with its brutally honest depiction of life in Southern LA. With guidance from veteran manager Jerry Heller, band members Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, Eazy-E, DJ Yella and MC Ren navigate their way through the industry, acquiring fame, fortune and a place in history. (22-Mar-2016)


Get our "N.W.A" crew-neck with featuring the members of the infamous "niggaz wit attitudes" hip hop group from Compton!