Ice Cube

Aug
4
Video: Ice Cube – ‘Drink the Kool-Aid’

Ice Cube

Ice Cube puts some color into a black-and-white world in the video for “Drink the Kool-Aid,” the latest offering from I Am the West, in stores September 28. The rapper-actor rocks a purple Mr. Kool-Aid T-Shirt while journeying through the Wild Wild West. Take a sip of Cube’s latest banger below.

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May
29
Video: Ice Cube Talks N.W.A. and Dr. Dre, Performs with The Roots

West Coast veteran Ice Cube hit up the East Coast for a promo run that included a stop on Friday’s “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.”

Cube talked about losing the Best Rappers of the West contest to a group named Shampoo, Press, and Curl, how N.W.A. helped bring together The Roots, his new album I Am the West, and appearing on Dr. Dre’s long-delayed Detox (“He’s like the Stanley Kubrick of producers”).

He also grabbed the mic for an impromptu performance of “It Was A Good Day” with The Roots, while Jimmy sang along.

May
10
Video: Ice Cube – ‘I Rep That West’

Ice Cube has starred in many Hollywood blockbusters, and now the rapper-turned-actor makes his first Western. The West Coast bandito conquers his home turf in the explosive video for “I Rep That West,” the first single from his ninth studio album I Am the West (July 13). Don’t come around these parts unless you want to mess with Señor Cube.

May
1
Trailer: Ice Cube – ‘I Rep That West’

Ice Cube is back in the saddle in the fiery preview for “I Rep That West,” the first single from his forthcoming album I Am the West, in stores July 13. The hip-hop outlaw brings out the big guns for a showdown in the wild, wild West.

Apr
26
New Music: Ice Cube – ‘I Rep That West’

I Rep That West

The West Coast is taking the airwaves hostage this summer with new releases from Game and Ice Cube. The N.W.A. pioneer bangs out with “I Rep That West,” the first single from his new album I Am the West (July 13). “I’m too West Coast for the West Coast,” he boldly proclaims.

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Apr
23
Gangstas’ Paradise: Ice Cube x De Niro

Ice Cube and Robert De Niro

Gangster rapper Ice Cube met Godfather gangster Robert De Niro at the 2010 Tribeca Film Festival held at the BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center in New York City on Friday (April 23). Cube was screening his ESPN documentary Straight Outta L.A., which examines the Raiders’ influence on hip-hop.

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Apr
22
Video: Ice Cube Denies Dissing Dr. Dre on ‘Jimmy Kimmel’

Ice Cube and Jimmy Kimmel

Ice Cube stopped by “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” on Wednesday to talk about his ESPN documentary Straight Outta L.A., the Raiders’ influence on N.W.A., and reports that he was dissing Dr. Dre on his new track “Drink the Kool-Aid.”

“Nah, man. Dre’s my man,” he said in response to the controversy. “It’s all compliments. It’s called style and grace in hip-hop.”

He also revealed that he was recently in the studio with Dre working on Detox and his new album I Am the West, due July 13.

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