The N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton comes out on Friday and to celebrate, we’re listening to some great Compton anthems. From N.W.A to Kendrick Lamar, here are five tracks from Compton artists that’ll transport you to Hub City. Don’t forget to check out the Straight Outta Compton Special on Backspin with Ed Lover.
Straight Outta Compton – N.W.A.
Born and Raised in Compton – DJ Quik
Compton State of Mind – Kendrick Lamar
Compton, Compton – The Game feat. Will.i.am
This Is Compton – Compton’s Most Wanted