Off The Dome: “Straight Outta Compton”

Ice Cube, F. Gary Gray, Dr. Dre and the NWA movie cast

NWA was a lot of things. Brash, fresh and revolutionary come to mine. Specifically their debut album, Straight Outta Compton.

Another thing Eazy-E, Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, MC Ren and DJ Yella were — as a collective — is short lived.

After SOC, came their last album, Niggaz4Life, which, sans Cube, didn’t produce the highlights of its predecessor and brought forward some of the ails the group mucked about in.

This all begs the question, was their career worthy of a movie?

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