Posts Tagged ‘dr. dre’

Here’s the Trailer For “Straight Outta Compton,” a Movie About N.W.A.

N.W.A. wasn’t called the “world’s most dangerous group” for no reason. The story will be told on August 14, 2015 when the film Straight Outta Compton hits theaters. F. Gary Gray, the man who also directed... Read more »

Watch Eminem, Dr. Dre, and 50 Cent in the “Shady Records” Documentary

Eminem’s story has been well-documented: immortalized in 8 Mile, and described with incredible detail throughout his rhymes. What had not, until now, been fully explored is Em’s relationship with his lawyer Paul Rosenberg. You know Paul... Read more »

Dr. Dreidels are the Perfect Gift for Hip-Hop Lovers Celebrating Hanukkah

Trying to find the perfect gift for someone can make the holiday season a bit stressful, but every now and then you miraculously come across the perfect gift that immediately eases all of that tension. If... Read more »

Dr. Dre Told DJ Quik He Wanted To Make An Album “Not Using Anything From Earth”

Fans have been clamoring for Dr. Dre’s now-scrapped Detox album for years, but the producer has become notorious for holding off on the release of another solo album. And now we find out he might just be... Read more »

Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine Started Their Own College

This past summer, Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine sold their Beats headphone company to Apple for several billion dollars. Last year, the pair announced a $70 million donation to the University of Southern California. The money... Read more »

20 of the Most Unexpectedly Awesome Samples in Rap

A lot of the time, rap produces are stunningly unoriginal, sampling the same records over and over and over again. Sometimes, however, they hit us with that offbeat, unexpected, or just plain weird sample that helps... Read more »

Dr. Dre Scrapped “Detox” Years Ago, According to Former Aftermath Producer

Detox. You know the story. For over a decade, Dr. Dre has allegedly been working on this masterpiece, the follow-up to his 1999 album 2001. Each year, we hear new rumors about the project, including producers, features, and... Read more »

Watch Eminem Bring Out Dr. Dre at Wembley Stadium in London

Last night, Eminem performed at Wembley Stadium in London for the first of two back-to-back sold-out shows. Danny Brown and Odd Future opened, but there was another familiar guest who showed up for the event: Dr.... Read more »

Apple in Talks to Purchase Beats Electronics for $3.2 Billion, Dr. Dre Calls Himself “Hip Hop’s First Billionaire”

Time to update the Forbes list. Recent business developments between Apple and Beats Electronics have the Cupertino tech giant poised to purchase Dr. Dre’s flourishing music hardware company. The acquisition will include both Beats By Dre... Read more »

Dr. Dre Sues Death Row Records for $3 Million

Looks like the relationship between Dr. Dre and the label he once co-founded, Death Row Records, hasn’t improved over time. The music mogul is now suing Death Row for $3 million in unpaid royalties. The lawsuit,... Read more »