Ice Cube

rapper, record producer and filmmaker

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Stage name of rapper, record producer, actor, and filmmaker O'Shea Jackson, Sr.

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The movie  Straight Outta Compton  tells the story of the rise and disintegration of N.W.A, the rap group that included Eazy-E, Dr. Dre and Ice Cube.

Ice Cube: Straight Outta Compton

The movie Straight Outta Compton tells the story of the rise and disintegration of N.W.A, the rap group that included Eazy-E, Dr. Dre and Ice Cube.

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