Ice Cube

Essays

Somehow Nickelback Made Ice Cube's Meathead Racing Flick 'Torque' a Classic

Fifteen years after its release, we look back on the sappy bro soundtracks that defined the nativist exceptionalism of the post-9/11 years.
Gary Suarez
1.25.19
New music

Fuck It, Let's Listen to a New Ice Cube Song Called "Arrest The President"

He suggests that Donald Trump is Satan before dismissing your "vape sticks." It is, in its way, heroic.
Alex Robert Ross
11.9.18
paradiso

The Untold Stories Behind These Legendary Hip-Hop Portraits

"After Ice Cube's concert, I went backstage to give him some photos we'd shot that afternoon. When the door opened, his bodyguard asked if I could bring some ice cubes."
Matthijs van Camerijk
4.11.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Ice Cube Confronts Bill Maher Over Use of Racial Slur

"You got a lot of black jokes," the rapper kinda-sorta comedian Maher. "Sometimes you sound like a redneck trucker."
Alex Robert Ross
6.12.17
Noisey News

Guess Who is Playing Fagin in a Forthcoming Remake of Oliver Twist?

This is actually happening, people.
Lauren O'Neill
10.26.16
Interviews

'Original Gangstas' Goes Beneath the Surface of West Coast Rap's Origin Story

Twenty years after Tupac Shakur's murder, Ben Westhoff digs into the legacy that made gangsta rap so fascinating to its listeners—and deadly to its artists.
Reed Jackson
9.13.16
Coachella 2016

Ice Cube Reunited All of N.W.A. and Brought out Kendrick Lamar This Weekend at Coachella

Still D.R.E.
John Hill
4.25.16
Coachella 2016

We Almost Got an NWA Reunion at Coachella, But Instead Just Had a West Coast Rap Party

Ice Cube turned being Ice Cube into a brand, and we're here for it.
Andrea Domanick
4.18.16
Coachella 2016

Ice Cube Reunited Almost All of N.W.A. and Brought out Snoop Dogg and Common at Coachella

From Compton to the valley.
John Hill
4.18.16
Kendrick Lamar

"Black Superheroes": Watch Kendrick Induct N.W.A. Into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

At Brooklyn's Barclays Center, Lamar delivered an inspiring speech highlighting the influence of the group.
John Hill
4.11.16
Holy Shit

George Clinton, Funkadelic, Kendrick Lamar, and Ice Cube Bring the Cyber-Funk in Their "Ain't That Funkin Hard On You? (Remix)" Video

Funk is forever.
John Hill
3.24.16
Holy Shit

Listen to a New Funkadelic Remix Featuring Kendrick Lamar and Ice Cube

Kendrick and Cube shine bright on "Ain't That Funkin Hard on You?"
John Hill
2.22.16
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