In support of the forthcoming N.W.A biopic, Straight Outta Compton, Ice Cube sat down with DJ Mikey Dredd of Philly’s Power 99. During the interview, the West Coast legend revealed that Dr. Dre is dropping a new album “soon.” However, that album is not Detox. Ice Cube says it’s “what everybody been waiting for” and is inspired by Dre’s hometown of Compton. The currently untitled album will reportedly be out August 1.
Other topics of discussion during the interview include an upcoming N.W.A reunion tour, Suge Knight, police brutality, and more. Watch the interview in its entirety above, or hit the 10:24 mark to hear Ice Cube break the news about Dr. Dre’s new album.