Tag: Dr. Dre

Straight back to Compton: Dr. Dre album proceeds to finance Compton arts center

Dr. Dre

There’s something to be said about remembering where you come from — it’s a central theme of the hip-hop community. Some people falter; they achieve success, and forget their own past. Rap legend Dr. Dre has not forgotten.   Last week, the artist announced that the royalties accrued by his new album, “Compton” — released… Read More

Apple To Buy Dr. Dre’s Beats for $3 Billion

The Apple logo next to Beats headphones to promote the new partnership

You gotta get it – get it Get it, playa Count all the cash up You gotta get it, get it, get it  That’s Dr. Dre, if you were wondering, from a track called “Get Your Money Right.” Accompanied by The Game and reigning rapper-turned-wildly-successful mogul Jay-Z (he of immortal “I’m not a businessman, I’m a… Read More