Ice Cube left pioneering gangsta-rap group N.W.A. in 1990 over contractual and financial disagreements with the group's manager, Jerry Heller, and bandmate Eazy-E. He released his classic debut, AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted, the same year. In 1991, N.W.A. targeted Cube throughout their landmark sophomore LP, Elfil4zaggin, comparing him to Benedict Arnold.
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