These are what we call the 'YMMV items.' Things that some people find in this work. We call them 'your mileage might vary' because not everyone sees these things in the same way. This starts discussions in the trope lists, a thing we don't want. Please use the discussion page if you'd like to discuss any of these items.
Big Lipped Alligator Moment: After an album's worth of heavy beats and angry lyrics, Straight Outta Compton ends with the more uptempo, electro-influenced "Something 2 Dance 2", a showcase for the otherwise absent Arabian Prince. Something Awfulmockingly described this as "like a bloody gangster movie cutting to a glowstick rave during the closing credits".
MC Ren and D.J. Yella/Yellow Boy; Arabian Prince maybe, considering he only showed up on one track.
Genre Original Sin: N.W.A. often get the blame for making Rap synonymous with "Gangsta" themes in the eyes of the public.
"Funny Aneurysm" Moment: In 1991, the members of NWA talk about the dangers of STDs, and Eazy-E, in particular, stresses the importance of wearing a condom. In 1995, Eazy-E died from AIDS dues to years of dangerous sexual activity.
Harsher in Hindsight: The cover art of Niggaz4Life depicts the ghost of Eazy-E rising from a body bag. Sure, he wasn't murdered like the cover suggests - rather, he died of AIDS - but it's still pretty eerie. It's also pretty eerie listening to Eazy brag so much about his promiscuity, when you know that that's very likely what did him in.
Hilarious in Hindsight: One of Eazy-E's lines from "Real Muthapuckkin G's" mocks rumours about Death Row Records thusly:
But at Death Row, I hear you're gettin' treated like boot camp
Gotta follow ya sergeant's directions, or get your ass pumped with a Smith & Wesson
Three years later, Dr. Dre left Death Row and it turned out that the label's owner Suge Knight was in fact a dictatorial, violent prick.
Before that, here's a line from "Express Yourself":