Standing for 'nigga with attitude' N.W.A. were one of rap's first major West Coast crews. Pioneering a new, ferocious, street level form of rapping the band's album 'Straight Outta Compton' was a sensation, selling by the bucketload and overnight changing how rap was perceived. Of course, the band would later disintegrate but at their peak N.W.A. were white America's worst nightmare.
Easy E, Ice Cube, Dr Dre, MC Ren, DJ Yella