(AllHipHop News) Various sources have informed AllHipHop.com that former Death Row Records artist, Kevin “Flipside” White (seen here with the late Tupac Shakur) of the Watts group O.F.T.B. died on Monday September 23 as a victim of gun violence. Based out of the Nickerson Gardens Projects in Watts, the group O.F.T.B (Operation From The Bottom)… Read more »
Posts Tagged: Dr. Dre
THE REAL REASON DEATH ROW FIZZLED?
Beats By Dre Hopes To Move Into Other Music Ventures With New Investor
TERRACE MARTIN TAKES THE LIKES OF KENDRICK LAMAR TO NEW MUSICAL HEIGHTS!
Having released his last album, Feet Match the Paint, in late April and set to release his next one Won’t Stop on June 18, San Diego’s Mitchy Slick is on a mission to further establish himself as an independent force on the West Coast. Although he’s been a member of the group known as Strong… Read more »
A BLAST FROM THE PAST COMES FOR DRE AND CUBE!
Dr. Dre May Score Nina Simone Biopic, Documentary Also In The Works
The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of AllHipHop.com On May 23, 2000, thirteen years ago today, Eminem’s second major-label album, The Marshall Mathers LP, was released. I was a thirteen-year-old and in seventh grade at the time. I’ll never forget how much of… Read more »
________________ The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of AllHipHop.com _________________ This piece originally ran on yourblackworld.net Dr. Dre is one of the most successful entertainers in history, earning hundreds of millions of dollars by making great music. Much of this music moves because… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Super-producer Dr. Dre (born Andre Young) and influential music executive Jimmy Iovine are using parts of their substantial fortunes to help cultivate the next generation of music business moguls. It was announced that the pair is giving the University of Southern California $70 million to create a new music academy. “The vision and generosity… Read more »
Super Producer Scott Storch Speaks on Creating West Coast Sound with Dr. Dre and More
50 STIRS THINGS UP WITH DRE, RICK ROSS AND DIDDY!
P. Diddy is the Wealthiest Artist of 2013
Eighteen years ago, Hip-Hop suffered a major loss with the passing of Eric “Eazy-E” Wright.
(AllHipHop News) Today (March 26), marks the 18 year anniversary of the passing of iconic Compton, California rapper Eric “Eazy-E” Wright. Known by many as the “Godfather of Gangsta Rap,” Eazy-E admittedly formed his label, Ruthless Records, off of drug money earned after dropping out of high school in 10th grade. Eazy-E would later go… Read more »
DR. DRE: EMINEM WORKING ON NEW MUSIC!
(AllHipHop News) Rap legend The D.O.C. will celebrate 25 years in the Hip-Hop industry, by reemerging, starting with a high profile interview in an upcoming issue of Playboy magazine. The legendary rapper/ghostwriter, who has written for artists like Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Tupac and Eazy-E, is the subject of an article by Alex Pappademas titled… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) MTV and the “braintrust”(debatable) convened for their annual piss-off-hip-hop-awards Hottest MC’s list and crowned the Compton-bred MC, Kendrick Lamar as the hottest MC of 2012. Kendrick’s ability to translate intricate lyricism into chart success a catalyst for his selection according to the “braintrust”. “Swimming Pools (Drank),” hit #1 on the Rap Songs chart. “Every time you listen… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Music mogul’s Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine have officially launched a new streaming music service titled “Daisy” backed by $60 million in funding. The pair’s company Beats Electronics secured the investment from Access Industries and a group of private investors, who will launch “Daisy” sometime in late 2013. “Daisy” is being launched off… Read more »
DR. DRE GOES AFTER YAMAHA; CLAIMS COMPETITION IS STEALING DESIGNS!!!
GOSPEL GROUP GOES AFTER RICK ROSS, JAY Z AND DR. DRE OVER “3 KINGS”! SAY ASSOCIATION WITH SONG IS RUINING THEIR GOSPEL MUSIC!!
10 OVERLOOKED FACTS ABOUT G.R.O.D.T.
(AllHipHop News) ESPN the Magazine brought together the best basketball player in the world and arguably the greatest producer in Hip Hop’s history for its “The Music Issue” edition. The issue, which hits stands Feburary 18th reveals that Lebron James was actually the first person to test out the Beats by Dre headphones prior to the… Read more »
WILL KANYE EVER DELIVER ‘CRUEL WINTER’? A TIMELINE OF TEASES
IT’S BEEN 8 YEARS SINCE THE GAME DEBUTED. AHH LOOKS AT HIS CAREER HIGHS & LOWS.
(AllHipHop News) Dr. Dre’s company Beats Electronics is launching a new music streaming service tentatively named “Daisy,” the company announced at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Musician Trent Reznor has been named Chief Creative Officer, while executive Ian Rogers is the CEO of the new company. According to Jimmy Iovine, who is… Read more »
DID EMINEM TURN TO GOD IN 2013?
IT’S THE SHORTEST DAY OF THE YEAR, SO HERE’S 10 OF HIP-HOP’S GREATEST SONGS UNDER 3 MINUTES LONG!
DR. DRE SAYS TO HELL WITH THE FISCAL CLIFF AND U.S. TAX RATES; TAKES COMPANIES TO IRELAND!!
THE SONS OF TWO LEGENDARY RAP GROUPS ARE WORKING ON A NEW REALITY SHOW!
DR. DRE: KING OF PAPER CHASIN’ IN 2012! CLICK TO SEE WHAT DIDDY, KANYE, JAY-Z AND OTHERS MADE!!
SKYLAR GREY IS GETTING SOME MAJOR LOVE FROM EMINEM!!
RUMORS: CAN WE FINALLY GET THE NWA MOVIE?
13 REASONS WE WANT “DETOX” ON THE 13TH ANNIVERSARY OF DR. DRE’S “2001”
WHO IS THE FLOYD MAYWEATHER SIGNING NOW?
LESSONS FROM A LEGEND: KING T’S MIDAS TOUCH ON BIGGIE, XZIBIT, THA ALKAHOLIKS AND DRE
RUN IT BACK: will.i.am TAPS COCA-COLA TO FORM EKOCYCLE RECYCLABLE LIFESTYLE BRAND
In a recent interview with MTV News, Lil’ Wayne reveals that he has recorded “90 songs” with legendary producer and artist, Dr. Dre. “I’ve always worked with Dre. I’m not sure if you guys know how Dre works, Dre always send you a song, so I done probably did like 90 songs for Dre. You… Read more »
ALBUM REVIEW: KENDRICK LAMAR’S “GOOD KID, M.A.A.D. CITY”
KENDRICK LAMAR REIGNS SUPREME ON #BETMUSICMATTERS TOUR
ABSOLUTE REASON: PASS THE “ROC” ALREADY!!
(AllHipHop News) West Coast legend and Dogg Pound member Kurupt is teaming up with L.A.’s prominent mixtape DJ, DJ Nik Bean, for his new mixtape entitled Money B*tches Power. Guest features on the mixtape include E-40, Crooked I, Masta Killa, Ty $, Joe Moses, The Rejects. and more. With a release date of November 7,… Read more »
XZIBIT CHECKS IN WITH ALLHIPHOP.COM AND SAYS HE’S EXTREMELY PROUD OF HIS NEW ALBUM “NAPALM” !!!
FREEWAY RICK ROSS WEIGHS IN ON THE VIOLENCE AT THE BET AWARDS AND BEYOND
Kendrick Lamar has released the tracklist for his debut album, Good Kid, m.A.A.d City, which is set to release on October 22through Top Dawg Entertainment and Aftermath/Interscope Records. The highly anticipated, 12-track debut features appearances from Top Dawg label mate Jay Rock, Drake, and fellow Compton Hip-Hop legends, Dr. Dre and MC Eiht. Producers Scoop… Read more »
NEW MUSIC: KENDRICK LAMAR FT. DR. DRE “COMPTON”
(AllHipHop News) Controversial Chicago rapper Chief Keef remains in the headlines, after a rap rival was gunned down on September 5 in Chicago. Police are investigating the murder of 18-year-old rapper Lil JoJo an alleged member of the Gangster Disciples, who was shot and killed in Chicago. Lil JoJo, who claimed “Brick Squad,” was murdered in… Read more »
HIP-HOP RUMORS: IS DR.DRE COMING OUT WITH AN I-PHONE KILLER?
WILD WILD WEST: ALLHIPHOP SURVEYS THE MOST OUTRAGEOUS FIGURES OF THE WEST COAST