‘War Room’ Beats ‘Straight Outta Compton’ for First Place [Video]

‘War Room’ Beats ‘Straight Outta Compton’ for First Place [Video]

The faith-based film War Room has knocked its forerunner, Straight Outta Compton, out of first place in the box office. The low-budget film only cost the Kendrick brothers $3.5 million to make but has already grossed at least $24.7 million since its release. The film tells the story of a woman in a marital crisis who turns to […]

‘Straight Outta Compton’ Depicts Discrimination

‘Straight Outta Compton’ Depicts Discrimination

  Straight Outta Compton replicates and projects memories to viewers on how resilient rappers such as Andrey “Dr. Dre” Young, O’Shea “Ice Cube” Jackson, and Eric “Eazy-E” Young rose above the discrimination of the era to find new styles of music, hip-hop and rap. They used lyrics to express the brutality that they and the […]

Dr. Dre Is Back After 15 Years With ‘Compton: The Soundtrack’ [Video]

Dr. Dre Is Back After 15 Years With ‘Compton: The Soundtrack’ [Video]

It is official, the doctor is back. Andre Romelle Young, best known by his stage name Dr. Dre, announced his new album will drop on August 7, after 15 years of waiting. The album, Compton: The Soundtrack, will be available exclusively on iTunes and is one Dre is really proud of. Fans have awaited a follow-up project […]