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'''''Straight Outta Compton''''' is the debut studio album by American [[hip hop music|hip hop]] group [[N.W.A]], released on the 8th of August 1988 on group member [[Eazy-E]]'s record label [[Ruthless Records]]. Its title refers to the group's native town, Compton, California. Production for the album was handled by [[Dr. Dre]] and [[DJ Yella]]. The album is viewed as one of the [[List of hip hop albums considered the best|greatest hip hop albums of all time]] and the pioneering record of [[gangsta rap]]; with its ever-present profanity and violent lyrics, it helped to advance this then-new sub-genre of hip hop. It has been considered groundbreaking by music writers and has had an enormous impact on the evolution of [[West Coast hip hop]].
 
'''''Straight Outta Compton''''' is the debut studio album by American [[hip hop music|hip hop]] group [[N.W.A]], released on the 8th of August 1988 on group member [[Eazy-E]]'s record label [[Ruthless Records]]. Its title refers to the group's native town, Compton, California. Production for the album was handled by [[Dr. Dre]] and [[DJ Yella]]. The album is viewed as one of the [[List of hip hop albums considered the best|greatest hip hop albums of all time]] and the pioneering record of [[gangsta rap]]; with its ever-present profanity and violent lyrics, it helped to advance this then-new sub-genre of hip hop. It has been considered groundbreaking by music writers and has had an enormous impact on the evolution of [[West Coast hip hop]].
   
''Straight Outta Compton'' redefined the direction of hip hop, making lyricism concerning the gangsta lifestyle becoming the driving force in sales figures. It has sold over 3,500,000 copies, making it N.W.A's best-selling album.
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''Straight Outta Compton'' redefined the direction of hip hop, making lyricism concerning the gangsta lifestyle becoming the driving force in sales figures. It has sold over three million copies, making it N.W.A's best-selling album.
 
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