Dr. Dre

Andre Young, rap producer. Born 18 February 1965
Dr. Dre
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Dr. Dre

Dr. Dre Biography (Wikipedia)

Andre Romelle Young (born February 18, 1965), known professionally as Dr. Dre, is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of Aftermath Entertainment and Beats Electronics, and was previously co-owner of Death Row Records. He has produced albums for and overseen the careers of many rappers, including 2Pac, The D.O.C., Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Xzibit, Knoc-turn'al, 50 Cent, The Game, and Kendrick Lamar. He is credited as a key figure in the crafting and popularization of West Coast G-funk, a rap style characterized as synthesizer-based with slow, heavy beats. As of 2018, he is the third richest figure in hip hop, with a net worth of $770 million.

Dre began his career as a member of the World Class Wreckin' Cru. He found fame with the influential gangsta rap group N.W.A with Eazy-E, Ice Cube, MC Ren, and DJ Yella, which popularized explicit lyrics in rap to detail the violence of street life. His 1992 solo debut The Chronic, released under Death Row Records, made him one of the best-selling American performing artists of 1993. It earned him a Grammy Award for the single "Let Me Ride", as well as several accolades for the single "Nuthin' but a 'G' Thang". That year, he produced Death Row labelmate Snoop Doggy Dogg's quadruple platinum debut Doggystyle, and mentored producers such as his step-brother Warren G (leading to the multi-platinum debut Regulate...G Funk Era in 1994) and Snoop Dogg's cousin Daz Dillinger (leading to the double-platinum debut Dogg Food by Tha Dogg Pound in 1995).

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Still D.R.E. (feat. Snoop Dogg)
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Still D.R.E. (feat. Snoop Dogg)
50 Cent
In Da Club (feat. Dr. Dre)
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In Da Club (feat. Dr. Dre)
2Pac
California Love (feat. Dr. Dre & Roger Troutman)
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California Love (feat. Dr. Dre & Roger Troutman)
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Forgot About Dre (feat. Eminem)
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Forgot About Dre (feat. Eminem)
Blackstreet
No Diggity
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No Diggity
Kendrick Lamar
The Recipe (feat. Dr. Dre)
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The Recipe (feat. Dr. Dre)
Blackstreet
No Diggity (feat. Dr. Dre & Queen Pen)
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No Diggity (feat. Dr. Dre & Queen Pen)
Eminem
Guilty Conscience (feat. Dr. Dre)
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Guilty Conscience (feat. Dr. Dre)
Dr. Dre
The Next Episode (feat. Snoop Dogg)
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The Next Episode (feat. Snoop Dogg)
Eminem
My Name Is
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My Name Is
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Nuthin' But A G Thang
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Nuthin' But A G Thang
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Keep Their Heads Ringin'
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Keep Their Heads Ringin'
Eminem
Crack A Bottle (feat. Dr. Dre & 50 Cent)
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Crack A Bottle (feat. Dr. Dre & 50 Cent)
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Talking To My Diary
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Talking To My Diary
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Medicine Man Featuring Eminem, Candice Pillay and Anderson .Paak
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Medicine Man Featuring Eminem, Candice Pillay and Anderson .Paak
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Nuthin' But A 'G' Thang (feat. Snoop Dogg)
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Nuthin' But A 'G' Thang (feat. Snoop Dogg)
Kendrick Lamar
Compton (feat. Dr. Dre)
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Compton (feat. Dr. Dre)
JAY-Z
The Watcher 2 (feat. Dr. Dre, Truth Hurts & Rakim)
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The Watcher 2 (feat. Dr. Dre, Truth Hurts & Rakim)
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The Next Episode (feat. Snoop Dogg, Kurupt & Nate Dogg)
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The Next Episode (feat. Snoop Dogg, Kurupt & Nate Dogg)
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Deep Cover (feat. Snoop Dogg)
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Deep Cover (feat. Snoop Dogg)
2Pac
California Love
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California Love
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Let Me Ride
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Let Me Ride
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