Posts Tagged: Dr. Dre

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Why The Real Slim Shady Still Stands Up: 13 Years of “The Marshall Mathers LP”

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 »

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Dillard President Asks Dr. Dre Why He Gave $35 Million to USC and Not a Black College

________________ 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 »

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

(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 »

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Rap Legend The D.O.C. To Be Featured In April Issue of Playboy Magazine

(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 »

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All Hail The King: MTV Names Kendrick Lamar The Hottest MC of 2012 + VIDEO

(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 »

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Dr. Dre Secures $60 Million In Funding For “Daisy” Streaming Music Service

(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 »

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