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13. Ice Cube studied to be an architect
Prior to joining N.W.A., Ice Cube studied architectural drafting – just in case becoming a rapper didn’t work out. “I wasn’t sure if I was gonna make a living… cussin’ on the radio,” he said in a 2011 video made by Southern Californian art organization collective Pacific Standard Time.
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12. Eazy-E had lunch with the president
In 1991 Eazy-E was invited to a benefit lunch with President George Bush and a group of Republican senators. His seemingly unlikely invite was secured after he donated a not-inconsiderable amount of money to the G.O.P.