Hip-hop journalist Denise “Dee” Barnes criticized the producers of the N.W.A biopic Straight Outta Compton of concealing the truth and not include the beating she suffered by the hands of Dr. Dre years ago in the movie. But it turns out that the violent incident was in the film’s original screenplay.
Dr. Dre is straight up winning this week. In addition to the 'Straight Outta Compton' biopic that he co-produced reaching No. 1 at the box office for its opening weekend, Apple Music announces that 'Compton,' his first album in 16 years, was streamed 25 million times during its first week of release.
N.W.A's story will be put on display for the world to see in the much-anticipated biopic, 'Straight Outta Compton'. In celebration of this monumental milestone, check out 25 Historic Moments in N.W.A's Career.