John Legend, *NSYNC and others are also listed among the new honourees.
“The question is, ‘Are we rock ‘n’ roll?’ And I say — you goddamn right we rock ‘n’ roll.”
“I gave to [NWA] because I wanted that group to succeed. The fact that they never gave back to me isn’t a testimony to them or me, I don’t look at it on those terms. I gave all I could for their success and I am happy for them, and now it’s time for me to give all I have to my success.”
The Oscars have been criticised for the lack of diversity among the nominees.
……but it’s NOT Detox.
Ahead of the NWA biopic, we take a look at important lessons from hip hop films