1. Leon Haywood, R&B Singer-Songwriter Behind Dr. Dre's 'Nuthin' But a G Thang' Sample, Dies at 74

    April 06, 2016 9:54 PM EDT Leon Haywood , the silky smooth R&B singer-songwriter and producer whose 1975 single "I Want'a Do Something Freaky to You" was famously sampled by Dr. Dre and others, has died. He was 74. Haywood's godson Darnell "OG Cuicide" Price says he died in his sleep…

  2. Ice Cube Prepares For Another 'Friday'

    November 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST Coming off the $70 million-plus box office success of "Barbershop," Ice Cube returns to familiar territory with "Friday After Next," due Friday (Nov. 22) in U.S. theaters. Reprising his role as Craig, Coming off the $70 million-plus box office success of "Barbershop,…