Directed by F. Gary Gray. With Alexandra Shipp, Paul Giamatti, Keith Stanfield, Rebecca Olejniczak. The group NWA emerges from the streets of Compton, California in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes pop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood.
N.W.A (Niggaz Wit Attitudes), American former rap group comprised of Arabian Prince (not shown), DJ Yella, Dr. Dre, Eazy-E, Ice Cube, & MC Ren, one of the seminal acts of the Gangsta rap music. Considered controversial due to their explicit lyrics, they were banned from many US radio stations. Despite this, they have sold over 10M units. Their album Straight Outta Compton marked the beginning of the new gangsta rap era as the production & social commentary in their lyrics were revolutionary…
Straight Outta Compton. Hands down one of the most dopest movie out there. watching this movie made you go back to 1989 the cast was hell of dope truly one movie to memorable to remember. We COMING STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON!!!
Straight Outta Compton follows the story of N.W.A. and the five young men that forever revolutionized music and pop culture. Learn more about the movie and watch trailers from the official Straight Outta Compton movie website. In Theaters August 14
Alexandra Shipp, Actress: Straight Outta Compton. Alexandra Shipp is from Phoenix, Arizona and moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career at 17. She is best known for her role as KT Rush in the Belgian/American/British Teen Drama Mystery television series of Nickelodeon: House of Anubis. Alexandra is a talented singer/songwriter and is in the process of recording her first EP due out in early 2014.