Tuesday, December 1, 2015

15 Songs You Should Hear by Dr. Dre

Andre Romelle Young (born February 18, 1965), known by his stage name Dr. Dre, is an American record producer, rapper and entrepreneur. He is the founder and current CEO of Aftermath Entertainment and Beats Electronics. Dre was previously the co-owner of, and an artist on, Death Row Records. He has produced albums for and overseen the careers of many rappers, including The D.O.C.Snoop DoggEminemXzibitKnoc-turn'al50 CentThe Game and Kendrick Lamar. He is credited as a key figure in the popularization of West Coast G-funk, a style of rap music characterized as synthesizer-based with slow, heavy beats. In 2014, Dr. Dre was ranked as the second richest figure in the American hip hop scene by Forbes with a net worth of $550 million;[3] he is at the top of the 2015 Forbes list, with an estimated pre-tax take of $620 million in 2014.[4]
Dre began his career as a member of the World Class Wreckin' Cru and later found fame with the influential gangsta rap group N.W.A with Eazy-EIce CubeMC Ren, and DJ Yella, which popularized the use of explicit lyrics in rap to detail the violence of street life. His 1992 solo debut The Chronic, released under Death Row Records, led him to become one of the best-selling American performing artists of 1993 and to win a Grammy Award for the single "Let Me Ride". That same year he produced Death Row labelmate Snoop Dogg's quadruple platinum debut Doggystyle, and even molded artists into top-notch producers such as his step-brother Warren G, which led to his multi-platinum debut Regulate...G Funk Era in 1994, and Snoop Dogg's cousin Daz Dillinger which led to the double platinum debut album Dogg Food by Tha Dogg Pound in 1995.
In 1996, he left Death Row Records to establish his own label, Aftermath Entertainment. He produced a compilation album titled Dr. Dre Presents the Aftermath in 1996, and released a solo album titled 2001 in 1999. During the 2000s, he focused on production for other artists, while occasionally contributing vocals to songs. Dr. Dre signed Eminem and 50 Cent to his record label in 1998 and 2002 respectively, while contributing production on their albums. He has won six Grammy Awards, includingProducer of the Year. Dr. Dre has also had acting roles in movies such as Set It OffThe Wash and Training DayRolling Stone ranked Dre at 56 on their list of "100 Greatest Artists of All-Time".(from wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dr._Dre)

Dr. Dre


Dr. Dre Appreciation Playlist:
1.Still Dre Featuring Snoop Dogg
2.The Next Episode Featuring Snoop Dogg, Nate Dogg and Kurupt
3.Forgot About Dre Featuring Eminem
4.Kush Featuring Snoop Dogg and Akon
5.What's The Difference Featuring Xzibit And Eminem
6.Xxplosive Featuring Hittman, Kurupt, Nate Dogg and Six-Two
7.Been There Done That
8.Fuckin Wit Dre Day Featuring Snoop Dogg
9.Nothin But A G Thang Featuring Snoop Dogg
10.Let Me Ride
11.Deep Cover Featuring Snoop Dogg
12.I Need A Doctor Featuring Eminem and Skylar Grey
13.Zoom Featuring LL Cool J
14.Bad Intentions Featuring Knocturnal
15.Keep Their Head Ringin
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