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Eazy-E was a West Coast rapper and label co-founder who was part of the group N.W.A., known for albums like Straight Outta Compton.
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An album that Eazy had been working on was released posthumously in 1995, and an EP of unreleased tracks was put forth on the seven-year anniversary of his death. One of his children, singer E.B. Wright, has worked on a documentary about her father's life slated for release in 2014, and a biopic directed by F. Gary Gray, Straight Outta Compton, has been in development.
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