Considered perhaps the most important producer in history of hip-hop, Dr. Dre's fingerprint is all over much of the genre's classic material. As part of the revolutionary group N.W.A. he and his mates defined gangsta rap. As a solo artist, his "The Chronic" is one of the greatest rap albums of all time and its culutral influence can be felt all over the place. He's also launched the careers of two of rap's greatest, Snoop Dogg
Dr. Dre ?Beats? Jay Z as hip-hop?s top earner with $620M: Forbes
Dr. Dre beat competitors where it matters most ? at the bank. The famed music producer topped Forbes magazine?s list of highest-earning hip-hop figures over the past 12 months, thanks...How Jimmy Iovine Ran Into Dr. Dre On The Beach And Convinced Him To Start Beats Instead Of A Sneaker Line
AP Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre Jimmy Iovine,†cofounder of Beats by Dre and founder of Interscope Records, delivered the keynote speech at the University of Southern California?s Global Conversation on Wednesday.†There, he told the story of how he convinced Dr. Dre to start the headphone company. As excitement around CDs was starting to wane ? and Apple?s iPod was surging in popularity ? Iovine said ...NFL Bose Deal Provides Jordan Boost to Competitor Beats
Seattle Seahawks Pro Bowl cornerback Richard Sherman wears 'Beats by Dr. Dre' headphones as he warms up before the game against the Dallas Cowboys on Oct. 12, in Seattle, Washington.Dr Dre's $620m tops hip-hop rich list
Thanks to Apple's Beats buyout, Dr Dre has the highest yearly earnings of any musician ever evaluated by Forbes.Dr Dre, Jay-Z and Nicki Minaj: How Hip-Hop Artists Make Their Money
Dr Dre tops Forbes' Hip-Hop Cash Kings 2014 list after earning an astounding $620m (£379m, ?485m)†over the last 12 months but how much of that is down to the music he produced?Dr. Dre Got His Money Right: ?Hip-Hop Cash King? Made $620 Million In 2014
What?s the difference between you and Dr. Dre? About $620 million dollars. That?s the amount the rapper-producer-entrepreneur earned before taxes in 2014, according to Forbes , which crowned Dr. Dre the "Hip-Hop Cash King." His earnings are the highest annual total of any entertainer ever evaluated by Forbes.Houston man charged with trafficking in counterfeit beats by Dr. Dre
Nick Chen, a Vietnamese National legally residing in Houston, has been arrested on charges of conspiracy and trafficking in counterfeit goods, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.Apple welcomes Beats into the family with new advert
Dr Dre has a lot to celebrate now that Apple has completed its $3bn acquisition of Beats.Dr. Dre not a billionaire, but still the richest rapper
Dr. Dre jumped to the top of Forbes'†Hip-Hop Cash Kings list after Apple bought Beats for $3 billion. But a hefty tax bill means Dr. Dre isn't a billionaire just yet.†Dr Dre Dominates Forbes Hip-Hop Rich List with Income of $620m
Dr Dre is edging closer to becoming rap's first billionaire, with the latest hip-hop rich list showing he earned a massive $620m last year - ten times more than his nearest rival Jay-Z, according to Forbes.
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Dr. Dre's real name is Andre Young.
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