Tag: DR. DRE

[PICS] Matt Barnes, Christina Milian, Quincy Brown and More Come Out To Support the E-MOTION ART SHOW FEATURING CASSY ATHENA, ART MOBB AND CALIFAWNIA

[PICS] Matt Barnes, Christina Milian, Quincy Brown and More Come Out To Support the E-MOTION ART SHOW FEATURING CASSY ATHENA, ART MOBB AND CALIFAWNIA

Artist, Athletes,  fashion designers, entertainment & Technology industry elite and more gathered under one roof for the first ever “E-Motion Art Show” inside Agora 517 in Downtown Los Angeles. The exclusive creative experience, presented by Greenberg Glusker and produced by Echoing Soundz, featured amazing never before seen pieces of some of the greatest professional athletes to step […]

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New Music Alert: Yonni ft Trey Songz, OT Genasis, Go – “And 1”

| June 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
New Music Alert: Yonni ft Trey Songz, OT Genasis, Go – “And 1”

After getting his start producing for Lil Wayne and others, 2 time Grammy Nominated producer Yonni is back releasing his debut song “And 1” which will be featured on his project If I Want To. Having earned his stripes producing on Trey Songz hit song “Say Ahhh” and having worked with Justin Bieber, Nicki Minaj, […]

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Exclusive Interview: Focus Gives us the Scoop on What it Was Like Working With Dr. Dre on Compton

| September 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Exclusive Interview: Focus Gives us the Scoop on What it Was Like Working With Dr. Dre on Compton

Just recently the Hip Hop Enquirer had the opportunity to chop things up with Focus…; a two time Grammy award winning producer who worked diligently with Dr. Dre to deliver the Compton soundtrack. Bernard Edwards Jr, better known as Focus…, has been in the music business for 25 years and says that he was really […]

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Dee Barnes Opens Up About ‘Straight Outta Compton’ & Dr. Dre’s Abuse Omission

Dee Barnes Opens Up About ‘Straight Outta Compton’ & Dr. Dre’s Abuse Omission

As great a film ‘Straight Outta Compton’ was and largely touched on the important aspects of N.W.A.’s history, there was one thing that was obviously missing. In 1991, at a release party Dr. Dre was upset about an episode of Pump It Up! which featured Ice Cube following up an interview with N.W.A. after he […]

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Straight Outta Compton: Witness the Power of Street Knowledge 

Straight Outta Compton: Witness the Power of Street Knowledge 

The N.W.A. biopic ‘Straight Outta Compton’ opened to a wide theater release this weekend and has the country buzzing in a good way. The movie is fantastic and transcends labels, it is not simply a black film. To tell this story with a global appeal had to be difficult as the acronym for the group […]

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Dr. Dre Addresses Domestic Abuse Past & Ice Cube Talks N.W.A. Misogynistic Lyrics

Dr. Dre Addresses Domestic Abuse Past & Ice Cube Talks N.W.A. Misogynistic Lyrics

Dr. Dre has been a popular figure in the industry for over two decades. From his work with N.W.A. to Snoop Dogg to Eminem to 50 Cent, he has always been relevant to hip hop. Which makes his ability to be very private interesting creating this mystique about him. He does not talk much, but […]

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Finally! Dr. Dre Dropping a New Album, First in 15 Years

Finally! Dr. Dre Dropping a New Album, First in 15 Years

In music when an artist does not put out an album in over 15 years it usually because no one wants to hear it. That is the exact opposite to Dr. Dre’ situation as people have been begging for a new album for years. We always thought we were going to get the album in […]

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Photo Alert: Beats by Dre & MCM Celebrates Collaboration at Star-Studded Event

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Photo Alert: Beats by Dre &  MCM Celebrates Collaboration at Star-Studded Event

Beats By Dre celebrated their latest Special Edition collection with luxury brand MCM. The private event was held at the MCM store in Soho, New York. Themed around the modern-day “Jet Set” lifestyle and included A-list celebrities and influencers, Chelsea Leyland, Fabolous, Hannah Bronfman, Jadakiss, Joey Bada$$, Justine Skye, PartyNextDoor, Rain, Va$htie. Entertainment at the […]

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Puffy Does it Again! Forbes’ 2015 Wealthiest Hip Hop Artist List is Here!

Puffy Does it Again! Forbes’ 2015 Wealthiest Hip Hop Artist List is Here!

It is always said that you can become rich overnight, while wealth is acquired and the Forbes list of 2015 proves that. The 2015 Forbes five wealthiest hip hop artist list was revealed and includes the same five from last year. Diddy wins again as he was named number one for the second year in […]

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Death and Taxes: Dr. Dre Still Awaits His Billion

Death and Taxes: Dr. Dre Still Awaits His Billion

Almost a year ago Dr. Dre (Andre Young) and Jimmy Iovine made a blockbuster move when Apple acquired Beats by Dre for a 3 billion dollars. This move certainly jolted Dre to the top of Forbes’ Hip Hop Cash Kings List. While looking at the deal at face value, Dr. Dre has been dubbed the […]

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R and B Singer Michel’le Claims Dr. Dre Fired Pistol at Her

R and B Singer Michel’le Claims Dr. Dre Fired Pistol at Her

Singer Michel’le is continuing to shed more light on the alleged abusive relationship she was in with hip hop honcho Dr. Dre. She sat down with Vlad TV and discussed the night he allegedly shot at her and missed while bringing up a plethora of kids that may not have been publicly accounted for. This […]

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Dr. Dre Talks N.W.A. Biopic, Snoop and More With Big Boy [Video Interview]

Dr. Dre Talks N.W.A. Biopic, Snoop and More With Big Boy [Video Interview]

Dr. Dre checked in with Big Boy and the Real 92.3  and gave a rare interview. The Compton legend spoke on the upcoming N.W.A. biopic as well as the early days with Snoop Dogg. Dr. Dre also revealed that, “I didn’t even want to do the movie. Cube actually quarterbacked it….I was nervous about putting a […]

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New Music Alert: Fabolous “The B.A.S.” [Freestyle]

| March 9, 2015 | 14 Comments
New Music Alert: Fabolous “The B.A.S.” [Freestyle]

Staying true to the throwback theme on his latest album “Young OG Project,” Fabolous takes us back to ’98 with his “B.A.S.” freestyle featuring DJ Clue. Adding his Brooklyn flavor to Dr. Dre’s 1992 Chronic classic track “Bitches Ain’t Shit,” Fab shows off his smooth flow and sick rhymes on the freestyle. “All you niggas is […]

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“Straight Outta Compton” Official Movie Trailer

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
“Straight Outta Compton” Official Movie Trailer

The film trailer for “Straight Outta Compton” was released last night during the Grammys. The NWA biopic stars Ice Cube’s real-life son O’Shea Jackson Jr. as Cube, Jason Mitchell as Eazy E, and Corey Hawkins as Dr. Dre. In the trailer intro, it shows an older Cube and Dre riding through their old neighborhood reminiscing […]

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Interview: Nicki Minaj Speaks on Her Split With Safaree, Having An Abortion and Working with Kanye West

| December 31, 2014 | 0 Comments
Interview: Nicki Minaj Speaks on Her Split With Safaree, Having An Abortion and Working with Kanye West

In a recent interview with Rolling Stone Magazine, the Pinkprint rap superstar Nicki Minaj spoke candidly about some really sensitive subjects that have shaped her personally as well as professionally that has made her a household name. They describe Minaj as “maybe the hardest-working diva in show business” and highlight her meticulous nature in anecdotes about the “exhausting […]

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NFL Bans Players From Wearing Beats By Dre Headphones

NFL Bans Players From Wearing Beats By Dre Headphones

The NFL has finalized a deal with BOSE that will now restrict players from wearing Beats By Dre headphones during league broadcasts and interviews. The ban also includes training camp interviews and practice sessions on game day. If players violate the restrictions, they will be subject to a fine from the league.  Players will also be […]

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Dr. Dre’s “Detox” Officially Scrapped!?!? [Video Interview]

Dr. Dre’s “Detox” Officially Scrapped!?!? [Video Interview]

Dr. Dre’s phantom album Detox has officially been scrapped according to Aftermath producer Dawaun Parker.  Parker checked in with the Cosmic Zoo podcast and dished some new info on the long awaited project. “Here’s the thing that a lot of people don’t know… at one point a couple of years ago – and I’m only […]

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(New Video Alert) New Orleans’ MC Dee Day Pays “Homage” To UGK and Scarface On Episode #3 Of His Freestyle Series

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
(New Video Alert) New Orleans’ MC Dee Day Pays “Homage” To UGK and Scarface On Episode #3 Of His Freestyle Series

New Orleans’ favorite son Dee Day gives Houston idols’ UGK and Scarface songs a do-over on this third installment of his weekly “Homage” freestyle series. A lover of the old skool, episodes one and two saw Dee Day reimagine songs from Dr Dre, Mobb Deep, Nas and Snoop Dog as he pays his respects to those […]

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[New Music Alert] Marsha Ambrosius feat. Dr. Dre – “Stronger”

| June 20, 2014 | 12 Comments
[New Music Alert] Marsha Ambrosius feat. Dr. Dre – “Stronger”

Marsha Ambrosius has released her new single, “Stronger”, featuring legendary entrepreneur and record producer, Dr. Dre. “Stronger” is, in actuality, an alternative version of the English singer-songwriter’s already released single, “Stronger Than Pride”. Her second studio album, Friends and Lovers, is scheduled to be released July 15th, 2014 under RCA Records. The former Floetry member’s […]

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[New Music Alert] Sexy Rapper Kanary Diamonds Takes Hip Hop Game By Storm

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
[New Music Alert] Sexy Rapper Kanary Diamonds Takes Hip Hop Game By Storm

Female emcee, Kanary Diamonds, is one of Hip Hop’s sexiest female rappers reigning from Watts, California and her ambition and drive will definitely place her on the list of Hip Hop’s greatest rap legends. The half-Boricua bombshell deems herself as unstoppable, and we can’t disagree, given her amazing stage presence, star potential, vivacious sex appeal […]

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Dr. Dre Leaves Generous $5k Tip For West Hollywood Waitress

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
Dr. Dre Leaves Generous $5k Tip For West Hollywood Waitress

Talk about sharing the wealth! Founder and CEO of Aftermath Entertainment and Beats Electronics, Andre Romell Young, or simply put, Dr. Dre, left a $5,000 tip for West Hollywood waitress at a venue called Skybar. New York Post’s Page Six section further elaborates: “The entrepreneur, whose real name is Andre Romelle Young, was seen partying […]

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Hip Hop Reaches A New Level With Apple’s $3B Acquisition Of Beats Electronics

| May 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
Hip Hop Reaches A New Level With Apple’s $3B Acquisition Of Beats Electronics

The much talked about deal between Apple Inc. and Beats Electronics finally went down Wednesday, leaving Dr. Dre with a hefty check and a new seat at the executives table at Apple. Wednesday’s announcement almost comes as a surprise as the deal was recently rumored to be a stalemate after negotiations were leaked three weeks […]

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Pump Your Brakes! Dr. Dre May Not Become Hip Hop’s First Billionaire

| May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Pump Your Brakes! Dr. Dre May Not Become Hip Hop’s First Billionaire

Earlier this month, news broke that Dr. Dre was set to ink a huge deal with Apple over the acquisition of his Beats Electronics.  The deal was for a whopping $3.2 billion and would make Dr. Dre “Hip Hop’s First Billionaire.”  The problem in all of this is that the news broke prematurely and we […]

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Dr. Dre To Sell Beats To Apple, Could Become Hip-Hop’s First Billionaire

Dr. Dre To Sell Beats To Apple, Could Become Hip-Hop’s First Billionaire

From the looks of things, it looks like Dr. Dre is on his way to becoming the first Hip-Hop billionaire as it seems that Apple will be buying Dre’s Beats franchise. Apple is reportedly buying beats Electronics and its new music service, Beats Music, for $3.2 billion. Dre is currently worth around $550 million and […]

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50 Cent Says Part of His Reason For Leaving Interscope Was His SMS Headphones Competing With “Beats By Dre” Headphones [Video]

50 Cent Says Part of His Reason For Leaving Interscope Was His SMS Headphones Competing With “Beats By Dre” Headphones [Video]

50 Cent has been releasing some of his best music in years since breaking ties with Interscope Records.  In an interview with Forbes editor Zack O’Malley Greenburg, 50 details some of the tensions with his former label which  had a lot to do with his SMS headphones being a direct competitor with his former bosses, Dr. […]

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DJ Yella Talks N.W.A. Biopic & Being A Porn Director [Video]

DJ Yella Talks N.W.A. Biopic & Being A Porn Director [Video]

N.W.A.’s DJ Yella checked in with Montreality TV and gave an update on the upcoming N.W.A. biopic.  Yella says the film will probably hit theatres in 2015 and that  he’ll be a consultant on set for the film. DJ Yella also breaks down his current relationships with Dr. Dre, Ice Cube and MC Ren and […]

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Dr. Dre & Jimmy Iovine Donate $70 Million To USC For New Academy

Dr. Dre & Jimmy Iovine Donate $70 Million To USC For New Academy

Dr. Dre & Jimmy Iovine Donate $70 Million To USC For New Academy Music tycoons Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine have announced that they will be donating $70 million to the University of Southern California to create a new music academy. The academy will inspire innovative, entrepreneurial thought in business, design, marketing and the arts. […]

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Diddy Tops Forbes’ Hip-Hop’s Wealthiest Artists 2013…Again

Diddy Tops Forbes’ Hip-Hop’s Wealthiest Artists 2013…Again

Diddy Tops Forbes List Of Hip-Hop’s Wealthiest Artists Forbes has unveiled its annual Hip-Hop’s Wealthiest List again and Sean “Diddy” Combs has snatched the title once again. Diddy topped the list with an estimated $580 million followed by Jay-Z with an estimated $475 million. The surgeon of beats and headphones, a/k/a Dr. Dre placed third […]

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Playboy Magazine Interviews The D.O.C. [Video]

Playboy Magazine Interviews The D.O.C. [Video]

Playboy Magazine Interviews The D.O.C. [Video] Twenty-five years after the release of his hugely successful debut album No One Can Do It Better and the subsequent car crash that tragically took his voice, rap legend The D.O.C. announces his plans to reinvent himself in an exclusive new interview in Playboy magazine’s April “Sex & Music […]

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50 Cent Interviews With The Wall Street Journal [Video]

50 Cent Interviews With The Wall Street Journal [Video]

50 Cent Interviews With The Wall Street Journal In this exclusive interview, rapper and entrepreneur Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson talks to the Wall Street Journal’s Lee Hawkins about his evolution as an artist and a businessman throughout the years and how he has dealt with the wealth, the fame and the challenges that have accompanied […]

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