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  • Lawsuit filed against Dr Drive and Jimmy Iovine

    Just two weeks after Beats by Dre launched the “Decades” collection to celebrate its 10-year anniversary, Beats Electronics, Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine are fighting a lawsuit for over $100 million. According to Billboard, entrepreneur Steven Lamar claims he created the idea of a celebrity-endorsed headphones line and brought it to Dre back in 2006. After having...
  • This wasn’t what Dr. Dre wanted to hear

    Former N.W.A rapper-turned-music-mogul Dr. Dre has been involved in a legal battle for the rights to his name for years. But he wasn’t embroiled in a battle with Doctor Dre — the former co-host of Yo! MTV Raps. Rather, he was fighting a trademark filed by a Pennsylvania-based OB/GYN named Doctor Drai. And it’s a battle he just...
  • Jimmy Iovine and business partner Dr Dre could profit millions from Apple this year

    Although it’s yet to be confirmed that Jimmy Iovine is leaving Apple later this year, both Iovine and business partner Dr. Dre could make some serious cash upon Iovine’s departure. According to Variety, after Dre and Iovine sold Beats Electronic to Apple for $2.6 billion in 2014, they got $400 million in stock as part of...
  • Dr. Dre apologizes for his assault on a Female Journalist! See Shocking Details!

    HBO’s The Defiant Ones is tackling the legacy of legendary rapper Dr. Dre, but it’s also examining his dark moments, including him taking responsibility for his 1991 assault of female journalist Dee Barnes. In Monday’s second of four parts, the documentary delved into a rough period in the N.W.A....
  • Dr. Dre drops fire new track! 

    HBO debuted their new documentary series, The Defiant Ones, last night (July 9) about Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine. In on of the episodes, Dre dropped a hot new track “Gunfiyah.” This single marks Dre’s first new music since his 2015 Compton album. Dre is usually behind the scenes...
  • Celebrity Brands: Some can be good and others can be hype…Just a few that’s actually worth it

    *There are lots of celebrity products out there that are gaining popularity. But how do we know which ones are good and which ones are just hype? Here’s a roundup of five celebrity brands that are actually worth it. Beats by Dre In 2014, Dr. Dre partnered with Apple...
  • Dr. Dre donates $10 million to Compton High School

    Dr. Dre is giving back in a major way! The hip-hop mogul and Compton native is donating $10 million dollars to help build a performing arts center at the new Compton High School. In a statement about his donation, Dr. Dre says, “My goal is to provide kids with...
  • Dr. Dre Commits $10 Million to Build Compton Performing Arts Center!

    Dr. Dre poses in the press room at the 31st Annual 2016 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony at Barclays Center on April 8, 2016 in New York City. Dr. Dre is signing on to help build a performing arts center for the new Compton High School in...