Most of the year’s socially conscious music has been far more personal than political.
Listen to these with a candle burning and you’ll see your favorite films.
Nearly 30 years ago, six Compton youth got real and changed hip-hop forever.
A joint trek that would have surely left a trail of melted faces and destroyed hotel rooms.
Because some stars burn brighter on their own.
Music industry veteran suffered a heart attack while driving his car.
“I ain’t gonna change nothing I do, cause I ain’t doin’ nothing wrong.”
Dr. Dre joins Ice Cube, MC Ren, and DJ Yella.
Newly inducted Rock and Roll Hall of Famers perform “Straight Outta Compton” and “Fuck tha Police”.
Grumpy KISS frontman takes issue with N.W.A.’s recent induction.
The hip-hop legends took issue with Gene Simmons’ recent comments about hip-hop.
“After 30 years of being heard, being gangster is being inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.”