n.w.a. – straight outta @#?!#¡

N.W.A. - Straight Outta Compton (explict only)

Something which cheered me up earlier today was this ‘explicit content only’ version of N.W.A.’s seminal Straight Outta Compton.

I haven’t really listened to the album at all for a while, though I did have a brief rekindling when I wrote my dissertation a few years ago, but it’s still up there in my list of generally great albums. Harsh, abrasive, aggressive, crude, and catchy and funky as fuck 🙂

Even this version with just the swear words has a certain flavour to it. Though that’s probably because I know the original, and this is funny to me. If you don’t know the original, or dislike hip-hop, probably best not to listen. All it’ll do is fuel your misconceptions about the lyrical content of the genre and you’ll end up ever more mistaken than you currently are 🙂

Fun fun fun!


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