News: Ice Cube Says The “Straight Outta Compton” Soundtrack Is Dropping August 1st — UPDATE: It Will Not

UPDATE: The soundtrack will now be dropping August 1st, Dre to announce release date this weekend.

UPDATE: Rollingstone confirmed from sources that the “Straight Outta Compton” soundtrack will NOT be releasing on August 1st. But, they have learned the entire soundtrack will be produced by Dr. Dre. They also mentioned that Dre will confirm a release date on his “The Pharmacy” Beats 1 radio show this weekend.

During a new interview with Power 99, Ice Cube revealed some huge information. According to Cube, Dr. Dre will be releasing the “Straight Outta Compton” movie soundtrack on August 1st, which is a few days.

In a recent interview with MTV, the “Straight Outta Compton” movie director F. Gary Gray revealed the soundtrack will have new material from Dr. Dre as well as Aftermath artists Eminem and Kendrick Lamar plus more.

Watch Cube‘s interview below and skip to the 10:00 mark to see Cube talk about the soundtrack.

By: Jacob Barnes | Twitter: @jacobdbarnes @rapdirect