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‘Straight Outta Compton’ Movie Blamed For Death of N.W.A.’s Former Manager

As fans of legendary rap group N.W.A. know, the group’s blockbuster biographical film, ‘Straight Outta Compton,’ was under fire by the group’s former manager, Jerry Heller, for his “misrepresentation” in the film.

Leading him to file a $110 million defamation suit against the film’s creators last year, recently surfaced reports indicate, sadly, Heller will not be able to see the ultimate conclusion of his battle against the emcees as he passed away last week.

According to the lawyers, ‘Straight Outta Compton’ is to blame for the 75-year-old’s death…

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Dr. Dre Won’t Be Charged In Malibu Gun Case

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Dr. Dre won’t be charged in the unfortunate gun case drama he faced in Malibu.

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Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame: N.W.A To Be Inducted / Janet Jackson Snubbed

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The ballots are back for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and it’s a mixed result for fans Urban music.

For while, N.W.A have officially made the list of names set to be bestowed the renown honor, the likes of Janet Jackson and Chaka Khan have not been shortlisted.

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‘Straight Outta Compton’ Breaks More Box Office Records As Lawsuit Heats Up

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‘Straight Outta Compton’ is going straight into the history books after adding yet another shining achievement to its already long list of nods.  As fans know, the movie – released in August 2015 – set a number of records its first weekend including:

  • Highest opening weekend for a musical biopic ($60 million)
  • Highest August opening weekend for an R-rated film

Fast forward three months and $200 million later, the NWA biographical film now boasts two new records:  highest grossing musical biopic of all time and highest grossing film by a black director (F. Gary Gray).  But, while the legendary rap group may be lifting a glass to celebrate the accomplishments, there’s one who isn’t exactly thrilled at the news:  their former manager Jerry Heller

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Did You Miss It?! Dr. Dre Apologizes To “The Women I’ve Hurt”

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Dr. Dre has something to share.

As his movie ‘Straight Outta Compton’ continues to rock and roll atop box offices worldwide the mogul has used this time to step forward to apologise to the women he assaulted before turning his life around.

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Dr. Dre Comeback Album Set For Major Debut Based On Pre-Orders

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Dr. Dre has prescribed what the people want and looks set to reap the rewards accordingly.

Last weekend, the Hip-Hop pioneer and media mogul announced that his long-awaited comeback project ‘Compton, A Soundtrack’ would hit retail this Friday (August 7th)

And, despite the short notice, fans have flocked to Apple Music (where the set will be released exclusively…at least initially) to pre-order.

How high have said purchases soared? Find out below…

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Dr. Dre Announces New Album ‘Compton: A Soundtrack’ / Confirms ‘Detox’ Is Dead

Kendrick, Snoop, Marsha Ambrosias & More Join Mogul On Comeback LP

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Dr. Dre is back.

Though the legendary MC has been omnipresent with his entrepreneurial endeavours, musically he hasn’t released new material in over 13 years.

That’s all set to change next Friday (August 7th), when the Beats mogul blazes back onto the scene with ‘Compton: A Soundtrack By Dr. Dre.’ 

More details on the project’s unique concept below…

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