Nov201507

Jerry Heller is sueing Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Tomica Wright and others over the movie Straight Outta Compton.

Since its August release, Straight Outta Compton, the N.W.A biopic chronicling the rise and fall of the gangsta rap firebrands, has become the highest-grossing music biopic in history. Though the rags-to-riches story detailed the rise of Dr. Dre, Ice Cube and Eazy-E, it also depicted Jerry Heller, the group’s first manager and longtime nemesis, as the villain, extending a decades-long battle between Heller and the group.

Read more: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/jerry-heller-talks-compton-lawsuit-very-hurtful-movie-20151103#ixzz3qljfXtBN

Also check out a interview we did with Jerry Heller in 2007 years before all the NWA, Straight Outta Compton hype.


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