“It’s crazy how we were getting criticized for this years ago,” says Dre of N.W.A’s provocative songs about inner-city life. “And now, it’s just like, ‘OK, we understand.’ This movie will keep shining a light on the problem, especially because of all the situations that are happening in Ferguson and here in Los Angeles. It’s definitely going to keep this situation in people’s minds and make sure that everyone out there knows that this is a problem that keeps happening still today.”
Full Interview: The Hollywood Reporter
Dr. Dre & Ice Cube speak on “Straight Outta Compton” movie which hits theaters August 14th. I’m looking forward to seeing this, I think they will do a good job showing the rise of one of Hip Hop’s most influential groups.