Name: Dr Dre
Birth Name: 
Andre Romelle Young
Birth Date: 
February 18, 1965
Birth Place: 
Compton, California
Rapper, Record Producer, Entrepreneur
Relationship Status: 
Married to Nicole Threatt
Celebrity Ranking # 1134

Dr. Dre Gears Up for First New Album in Decade-and-a-Half!

Posted Monday August 3, 2015 9:49 AM GMT

It’s going to be a great week for fans of Dr. Dre, as his new record Compton: A Soundtrack By Dr. Dre will hit stores on Friday, August 7th.

The new record is said to be sparked by the forthcoming premiere of “Straight Outta Compton,” a biopic regarding the rise of Dre’s old hip hop group NWA.


Beyonce, LeBron & Dr. Dre: Forbes’ Most Powerful Celebrities

Posted Monday June 30, 2014 5:03 PM GMT

It’s been another big year for star earnings, and Forbes has just released their annual Celebrity 100 List, ranking famous folks according to money and fame.

And not surprisingly, Beyoncé Knowles topped the chart, having brought in $115 million between June 1, 2013 and June 1, 2014 from her album, fragrances and endorsement deals.


Sean “Diddy” Combs Named Wealthiest Hip-Hop Artist by Forbes

Posted Tuesday September 24, 2013 5:03 PM GMT

It’s no secret that he’s one of the hottest names in the music game, and Sean "Diddy" Combs just landed in the #1 spot on Forbes’ new Highest-Paid Hip Hop Artists list.

The “I’ll Be Missing You” rapper is said to be worth an estimated $580 million, with $50 million of that coming in over the past year.


Dr. Dre Fronts Forbes' Top Musicians List with $110 Million

Posted Friday November 30, 2012 11:45 AM GMT

Thanks largely to his highly successful headphone line, Dr. Dre topped Forbes’ highest paid musician list for 2012.

The Beats by Dre creator raked in a whopping $110 million over the year after cell phone creator HTC paid the star $300 million for a 51-percent stake in his company.


Dr Dre and Eminem Premiere "Die Hard"

Posted Saturday May 7, 2011 10:35 PM GMT

Using the weekend's big fight as a launching pad for his third single, Dr Dre premiered his new song "Die Hard" during the Manny Pacquiao vs. "Sugar" Shane Mosley "Fight Camp 360" Showtime special on Friday night (May 6).


Dr. Dre Releases "I Need A Doctor" Music Video

Posted Thursday February 24, 2011 10:02 PM GMT

Re-emerging onto the music scene in a major way, Dr Dre has released the music video for his new single "I Need a Doctor".

Having performed the tune alongside Eminem at the Grammy Awards, "I Need A Doctor" is the second single from Dre's much-awaited solo album titled Detox.