NEW YORK (AP) _ Ice Cube says N.W.A has every right to be in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He said at their inductionon Friday, ``Rock and roll is not conforming to the people who came before you but creating your own path in music and in life.'' MC Ren said, ``I want to say to Gene Simmons, hip-hop is here forever.''
Simmons had said he looks forward to the death of rap. Kendrick Lamar inducted N.W.A and he says they proved ``to every kid in the ghetto that you could be successful and still have your voice while doing it.''