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Raging Rappers – “Straight Outta Compton”

Straight Outta Compton By: Britney Broussard Grade: B+ Rated: R Run Time: 2hrs. 30mins. “Art is a reflection of reality,” spoken by Eazy E. In Compton, CA, 1986, five artists with paintbrushes as their voices and music as their canvas took their art and spread it around the world. Their art was unapologetic, rough, uncensored and held the truth. Who were these artists? Why they were the : a.ka. , a.ka. , a.k.a , a.ka. and a.ka. . Five friends who wanted nothing more to make it out of Compton through their group NWA, starting their own record label called …

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