Respect Due: 10 Artists Who Embody Ice Cube's Talents

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  • 2Pac, Tupac, Tupac Shakur
  • Saigon
  • Killer Mike, El-P
  • Xzibit
  • Snoop Dogg
  • 50 Cent
  • Mos Def
  • The BET Honors Salutes Ice Cube
  • Ice Cube, BET Honors
  • Game, N.W.A.
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Nas

You Gotta Have Heart

El-P has said that he and Killer Mike's R.A.P. Music drew inspiration from Ice Cube's AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted. Beyond that, Mike has been earning Cube comparisons for years, stemming largely from the seasoned socio-political outrage that the two artists' music shares. 

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