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Happy Birthday, Eazy-E.

Eazy-Duz-It: 7 Things You Never Knew About The Late N.W.A. Legend  was originally published on cassiuslife.com

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Eazy had allegedly earned $250,000 in drug money by the time he was 22-years-old.

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When he became ill from AIDS, he initially thought he was suffering from asthma due to the constant coughing.

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Eazy was wearing a flannel shirt, Compton hat, and jeans when he was buried—inside of a gold casket.

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Eazy-E dropped out of school in the tenth grade, but eventually earned his GED.

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He is affectionately hailed as the ‘Godfather of Gangster Rap’

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He claimed he wasn’t referring to all women when he rapped about “bitches,” just women who did “scandalous things” to him.

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He has his own local holiday. Over in Compton, fans celebrate his memory on April 7th, also known as Eazy-E Day.

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