Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, MC Ren, DJ Yella & Young Stars Celebrate ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Premiere
According to Variety, Universal Pictures went the extra 100 miles and runnin’ for its Monday night premiere of F. Gary Gray’s N.W.A biopic “Straight Outta Compton,” bringing all four surviving core members of the group —Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, MC Ren and DJ Yella — onstage in front of a packed crowd at L.A. Live’s 7,100-seat Microsoft Theater. Afterward, at a party that drew music luminariesSnoop Dogg,A$AP Rocky, Berry Gordy, The Game, Russell Simmons, Commonand…Zayn Malik… DJs gave a clinic in West Coast hip-hop, while decorative lowriders with elaborate hydraulics revived the dayz of wayback around the venue. (8-Ball was unavailable at the bar, though gin-and-juice was plentiful.) Check out photos from the premiere below.