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Los Angeles, United States (1984 – present)

André Romelle Young (born February 18, 1965 in Los Angeles, California), better known by his stage name Dr. Dre, is an American record producer, rapper, actor and record executive. He is the founder and current CEO of Aftermath Entertainment and a former co-owner and artist of Death Row Records, also having produced albums for and overseeing the careers of many rappers signed to those record labels. As a producer he is credited as a key figure in the popularization of West Coast G-funk, a style of rap music characterized as synthesizer-based with slow, bass heavy beats.

Dr. Dre began his career in music as a member of the World Class Wreckin’ Cru and he later found fame with the influential gangsta rap group N.W.A, which popularized the use of explicit lyrics in rap to detail the violence of street life. His 1992 solo debut The Chronic, released under Death Row Records, led him to become one of the best-selling American performing artists of 1993. In 1996 he left Death Row to found his own label Aftermath Entertainment, producing a compilation album, Dr. Dre Presents the Aftermath, in 1997 and releasing a solo album titled 2001 in 1999.

During the 2000s he focused his career on production for other artists, while occasionally contributing vocals in other artists’ songs. Rolling Stone named him among the highest-paid performers of 2001 and 2004. Dr. Dre also had acting roles in the 2001 films The Wash and Training Day. In 2011, his final solo studio album, Detox, is set to be released following much delay and speculation.

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  • DKDC22

    #BringBackDresGhostwriter

    2 Nov 9:38pm Reply
  • AtmosphericPhil

    The headphones are overpriced crap by the way.

    31 Oct 1:54am Reply
  • AtmosphericPhil

    BITCHES AIN'T SHIT BUT HOES AND TRICKS LICK ON THESE NUTS AND SUCK THE DICK

    31 Oct 1:54am Reply
  • dyrp

    The Message is fucking amazing

    26 Oct 10:22am Reply
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    18 Oct 5:56am Reply
  • DickBigems

    vv LOL

    13 Oct 2:59am Reply
  • tomjams

    His beats are sick but I found out that he's beat a lot of women in the past

    11 Oct 8:44pm Reply
  • Come_on_Android

    Не посоветуете наушники в которых доктора дре круто слушать?

    5 Oct 11:15pm Reply
  • piccochimusic

    Jon Connor Talks Dr Dre, Quitting His Job & More (Video) http://www.ok-tho.com/2014/09/jon-connor-talks-dr-dre-quitting-his.html

    1 Oct 3:50am Reply
  • UrsoJr

    segura

    15 Sep 1:13am Reply
  • drochlen

    2001 - это просто маркетинговое распиаренное говно, все это уже должны давно знать. he is a businessman not a musician please remember it. [1]

    14 Sep 12:32pm Reply
  • Alex-Voronov

    The Chronic и 2001 — это самое лучшее, что может быть в rap'е. Респект.

    25 Aug 2:52pm Reply
  • filthyhaze

    Dr Dre expected to announce and release new album Detox during ceremony http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/news/mtv-vmas-2014-dr-dre-expected-to-announce-and-release-new-album-detox-during-ceremony-9688764.html

    25 Aug 3:02am Reply
  • edikstepanov

    Наушники не очень

    22 Aug 8:48pm Reply
  • alefspfc

    Detox is coming niggas

    15 Aug 5:00pm Reply
  • mauskovca

    ROYAL*

    13 Aug 8:27pm Reply
  • mauskovca

    dr dre is obviously a FAKE and has NOTHING on the real DR Andre Rieu who happens to have received a Premier Prix degree from the RORAL University of Brussels. At university he performed the Gold And Silver Waltz by Franz Lehár. Encouraged by the audience reaction he decided to pursue the waltz form. Rieu formed the Maastricht Salon Orchestra and performed as a violinist with the Limburg Symphony Orchestra. In 1987, he created the Johann Strauss Orchestra and his own production company. Since then, his melodramatic stage performances and rock-star demeanor have for some been associated with a revival of the waltz music category. André Rieu plays a 1667 Stradivarius violin.[1]

    13 Aug 8:24pm Reply
  • mauskovca

    In September 2007 Rieu performed in Australia for the first time solo, without his Orchestra at the Sandringham Hotel, in the Melbourne bayside suburb of Sandringham playing "My Way" and "Waltzing Matilda"—and the next day appeared at Sydney's Arena Cove, Warringah Mall Shopping Centre with the same set. In April 2009, he made a cameo appearance as himself on "Ramsay Street" in the long-running Australian soap opera Neighbours. In April 2013 Rieu and his Johann Strauss Orchestra performed an open-air Coronation Concert in Amsterdam on the Museumplein. In 2013, Rieu released a CD entitled "Music of the Night". ''''dr'' dre'' is a FAKE

    13 Aug 8:24pm Reply
  • HaHaHaYoureDead

    именно что бизнесмен от музыки

    8 Aug 4:39am Reply
  • slayrihanna

    bang bang

    26 Jul 7:32am Reply
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