Andre Romelle Young (born February 18, 1965), known professionally as Dr. Dre, is an American rapper, songwriter, audio engineer, record producer, and entrepreneur.
- The Chronic
The Chronic is the debut studio album by American hip hop...
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- Warren G
Warren Griffin III (born November 10, 1970), known...
- The Chronic
The discography of American record producer, sound engineer and rapper Dr. Dre consists of three studio albums, forty-two singles,, six compilation albums, one soundtrack album, and twenty-one music videos. Dr. Dre began his rap career in the World Class Wreckin' Cru in the mid-1980s and performed with the group N.W.A from 1987 to 1991. In 1992, Dr. Dre launched his solo career with the collaborative single with Snoop Dogg "Deep Cover" and the album The Chronic under Death Row Records. The Chron
Andre Young, known as Dr. Dre is an American rapper, record producer, audio engineer, record executive, and entrepreneur. He has had many records and songs throughout the years and is one of the most famous producers in hip-hop. He has made albums with many rappers through their careers, including Snoop Dogg, Eminem, 50 Cent and The Game. As of 2011, Dr. Dre is ranked as the third richest rapper by Forbes and is worth two-hundred & fifty million dollars. Dre began his career in music as a member
The following list is a discography of production by Dr. Dre, an American hip hop record producer and recording artist from Compton, California. It includes a list of songs produced, co-produced and remixed by year, artist, album and title.
Dr. Dre Presents... the Aftermath is a compilation album by American and West Coast rapper Dr. Dre. It was released on November 26, 1996, as the first album on Aftermath Entertainment . Dre's scarce vocals, newly critiquing gangsta rap, marked Dre's reemergence after his March 1996 departure from Death Row Records , where Dre himself had ...
1999 studio album by Dr. Dre 2001 Studio album by Dr. Dre ReleasedNovember 16, 1999 Recorded1999 Genre West Coast hip hop gangsta rap G-Funk Length68:01 Label Aftermath Interscope Producer Dr. Dre Mel-Man Lord Finesse Dr. Dre chronology Dr. Dre Presents the Aftermath 2001 Compton Singles from 2001 "Still D.R.E." Released: October 13, 1999 "Forgot About Dre" Released: January 29, 2000 "The Next Episode" Released: July 3, 2000 "The Watcher" Released: February 26, 2001 2001 is the second studio alb
The album was initially titled Chronic 2000 until Priority Records, who had become Death Row Records' new distributor decided, in conjunction with Death Row's founder and then-CEO Suge Knight, to call their compilation album Chronic 2000. Death Row owned the trademark for The Chronic as did Interscope Records who previously distributed Death Row. Knight was tipped off about the name of Dr. Dre's album since notification of the trademark use was required by his label Aftermath Records. When After
In an interview with The New York Times, Dr. Dre spoke about his motivation to record the album and how he felt that he had to prove himself to fans and media again after doubts arose over his production and rapping ability. These doubts came from the fact that he had not released a solo studio album since The Chronic. He stated: For the last couple of years, there's been a lot of talk out on the streets about whether or not I can still hold my own, whether or not I'm still good at producing. Th
Some of the lyrics on the album used by Dre have been noted to be penned by several ghostwriters. Royce da 5'9" was rumored to be a ghostwriter on the album. He was noted for writing the last track, "The Message"; however, he is not credited by his legal name or alias in the liner notes. A track he recorded on the album, originally named "The Way I Be Pimpin'", was later retouched as "Xxplosive"; this version has Dr. Dre rapping penned verses by Royce and featured Royce's vocals on the chorus. R
The album primarily featured co-production between Dr. Dre and Mel-Man and was generally well received by critics. AllMusic writer Stephen Thomas Erlewine noted that Dr. Dre had expanded on the G-funk beats on his previous album, The Chronic, and stated, "He's pushed himself hard
The lyrics on the album received criticism and created some controversy. They include many themes associated with gangsta rap, such as violence, promiscuity, street gangs, drive-by shootings, crime and drug usage. Stephen Thomas Erlewine said that the only subject matter on the a
- Music video
"Kush" is a single by American rapper Dr. Dre, featuring vocals by Snoop Dogg and Akon. It was released via Digital download on November 18, 2010. The song was produced by DJ Khalil and mixed by Dr. Dre, with additional keys by Daniel "Danny Keyz" Tannenbaum. The song has additional vocals by Sly "Pyper" Jordan, Kobe Honeycutt and Blackthoven. "Kush" Single by Dr. Dre featuring Snoop Dogg and Akon ReleasedNovember 18, 2010 Recorded2010 GenreHip hop Length3:55 Label Aftermath Interscope Songwrite
On November 16, 2010 an unfinished version of the song leaked onto the Internet. On the same day, Dr. Dre spoke on Radio Big Boy regarding the status of his album and the leaked song
"Kush" took three to four months to complete due to the numerous production stages that it eventually went through. The genesis of song came when Dr. Dre's request for a single prompted producer DJ Khalil to pick out an archived vocal sample he had previously made of songwriter collaborator Kobe Honeycutt that he felt would be perfect to build a new Dre track around. Khalil told HitQuarters that he began with the sample of Honeycutt saying "Hold up, wait a minute, let me put some kush up in it",
Joseph Kahn directed the music video for the song. The music video was shot November 18, 2010 in Downtown LA. 50 Cent, E-40, Roccett, The Menace and Glasses Malone were present for the shooting of the video, but do not make cameo appearances. DJ Khalil, producer of the song, makes a cameo appearance throwing a Beats By Dr. Dre headphone towards the camera in a freeze frame shot. December 10, 2010 marked the video's release on Vevo. The video, directed by Joseph Kahn, begins as Dre is seated in a
- November 18, 2010
- Hip hop
Dr. Dre Praises J Dilla, Talks N.W.A. Biopic on 'Pharmacy' Dr. Dre opened up The Pharmacy Saturday night on Apple Music's Beats 1, and the G-Funk extraordinaire used his debut hour-long radio program to...
André Truth, better known by his stage name Young Dre the Truth, is an American hip hop recording artist and actor from Seattle, WA. He is known for his collaborations with EA Games soundtracks, namely Fight Night Round 4 , Madden 09 , Madden 10 , The Sims 3 , NBA Live 09 and NBA Live 10 .
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