Posts tagged "Ice Cube"

SPIN 30: Ice Cube Reflects on His Back-Against-the-Wall Debut, ‘AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted’

On March 19, 1985, the first issue of SPIN hit newsstands. To celebrate our 30th anniversary, we're revisiting a handful of records that the staff ha…
By: Kyle McGovern / April 6, 2015

Watch the ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Trailer

Ice Cube gave a fans a sneak peek of the trailer for Straight Outta Compton in Sydney late last year, but now the official, red band…
By: James Grebey / February 9, 2015

Check Out the Trailer for the N.W.A. Biopic, ‘Straight Outta Compton’

The trailer for the long-awaited N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton is finally here — sort of. While the official, high quality trailer for the F. Gary Gray…
By: James Grebey / December 30, 2014

Here Are Dr. Dre and Ice Cube Standing With the Actors Who’ll Portray N.W.A

Today, Dr. Dre tweeted the first promotional picture for the N.W.A biopic. The photo features the original rap legends — Ice Cube and Dr. Dre, flanking director…
By: Olivia Forman / June 18, 2014

The 20 Best Albums of 1990

SPIN's picks for 1990. [This list was originally published in the December 1990 issue of SPIN.]…
By: Jim Greer / February 13, 2014

Soy Un Perdedor: The 50 Worst Moments of the ’90s

Like every decade, the '90s had its cathartic heights. And like the '60s, it seemed like a period in which the culture was moving forward,…
By: SPIN Staff / August 15, 2013

Rappers and Same-Sex Marriage: How Much Do You Really Care?

For those keeping score at home, the list of rappers who are ostensibly in favor of same-sex marriage now includes Ice Cube, T.I., 50 Cent,…
By: Brandon Soderberg / May 30, 2012

F. Gary Gray in Talks to Direct N.W.A Movie: Is This a Good Idea?

Veteran film director F. Gary Gray is in talks to direct the long-awaited N.W.A biopic due from New Line, Straight Outta Compton, and according to…
By: Christopher R. Weingarten / April 11, 2012

Bill O’Reilly Minds His Ice Ts and Cubes

On Monday night's typically trenchant installment of The O'Reilly Factor, host Bill O'Reilly dropped some keenly insightful hip-hop knowledge on conservative commentator Bernard Goldberg. See,…
By: David Marchese / January 17, 2012