Quotes by Eazy-E

About Eazy-E:

Eric Lynn Wright is affectionately called "The Godfather of Gangsta rap". He was born to Richard and Kathie Wright in Compton, California. After dropping out of high school in the tenth grade, he supported himself primarily by selling drugs before investing in Ruthless Records and becoming a rapper. When Ruthless artist Ice Cube wrote "Boyz-n-the-Hood", Dr. Dre, Cube, and Eazy formed N.W.A. After DJ Yella, MC Ren, and Arabian Prince joined the group, N.W.A released N.W.A. and the Posse. In 1988, they released their most controversial album, Straight Outta Compton. The group released two more albums and then disbanded after Eazy released Dr. Dre from his contract.

Author Bio

  • NameEazy-E
  • DescriptionGangsta rapper, producer
  • AliasesEric Wright; Eric Lynn Wright
  • BornSeptember 7, 1964
  • DiedMarch 26, 1995
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionMusician