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Straight Outta Compton is the debut studio album by American hip hop group N.W.A, released August 8, 1988 on group member Eazy-E's record label Ruthless Records. Its title refers to the group's native town, Compton, California. Production for the album was handled by Dr. Dre, with DJ Yella giving co-production. The album has been viewed as the pioneering record of gangsta rap; with its ever-present profanity and violent lyrics, it helped to give birth to this then-new sub-genre… read more



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  • You ain't nuthang but a Dope Man's Bitch...
  • Yeah, for sure the hip hop is dead today. Thats the real shit!
  • Monumental album.
  • Classic.
  • Falls of dramatically after the first few tracks. Ice Cube dominates the album and has the most talent by far. NWA are not as great as people want to think they are.
  • i fucking love this album
  • This album dominates the West Coast.
  • I will never get tired of this album...
  • The cover remember me of Tarantino's trunk shot!
  • This is one of the best, and most def the most important rap album ever made. Epic, I really love it. [3]

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