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Ice Cube: AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted (Priority) **

Richard Cromelin, Los Angeles Times, 27 May 1990

LIKE HIS new cohorts Public Enemy, Ice Cube is fueled by persecution. The rapper's first solo album since leaving N.W.A. opens with the sounds of his execution, and he goes on to cast himself as "The [racial epithet] Ya Love to Hate."

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