15 Quotes by Eazy-E

Eazy-E, whose real name was Eric Lynn Wright, was a pivotal figure in the evolution of hip-hop music and culture. As a co-founder of the rap group N.W.A (N****s With Attitude), Eazy-E played a crucial role in bringing the raw and unfiltered realities of life in Compton, California, to the forefront of the music scene. With his distinctive high-pitched voice and provocative lyrics, Eazy-E's contributions to gangsta rap were instrumental in shaping the genre's identity.

He fearlessly addressed social and political issues affecting his community, sparking both controversy and conversation. Eazy-E's impact extended beyond his music; he was also a shrewd entrepreneur, co-founding Ruthless Records, which became a platform for emerging talents in hip-hop. His tragically short life, due to complications from AIDS, underscores the complexities of fame and the urgent need for public awareness about health issues.

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Eazy-E Quotes

The kids from the streets don't want preaching or messages. They want what they can identify with. They want to hear about the reality of their situation, not fairy tales. They don't care if it's ugly; they just want reality.

If you want to get your point across, you gotta cuss.

The boys in the hood are always hard.

Movies don't make people act a fool. People act a fool because they want to act a fool.

Get thee behind me Satan, and push me along. I'm kin to the devil.

Yeah, I was a brother on the streets of Compton doing a lot of things most people look down on but it did pay off. Then we started rapping about real stuff that shook up the LAPD and the FBI. But we got our message across big time, and everyone in America started paying attention to the boys in the hood.

I'm not saying this because I'm looking for a soft cushion wherever I'm heading, I just feel that I've got thousands and thousands of young fans that have to learn about what's real when it comes to AIDS. Like the others before me, I would like to turn my own problem into something good that will reach out to all my homeboys and their kin. Because I want to save their asses before it's too late.

Hard, you know what I'm thinking, took the panties off and the pussy wasn't stinking.

I have seven children by six different mothers. Maybe success was too good to me.

A solution to stop gang banging: SNOW!!

It's so cool when you touch it, wear a mitten"

I'm not a registered Republican or Democrat. I don't even vote.

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Another murder I committed made the front page.

I go to correctional facilities and talk to kids there. They have little kids in there who are, like, 12 years old, stealing cars and stuff like that.

What the cops did to Rodney King was wrong, and the officers who beat him should be sent straight to prison.

― Eazy-E Quotes

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