Dr. Dre

Report: Dr. Dre Threatens Legal Action Over Lifetime’s Michel’le Biopic

Dr. Dre is threatening legal action against Sony Pictures over a new TV movie about R&B singer Michel'le, Dre's ex-girlfriend and the mother of one of his children,…
Anna Gaca / October 9, 2016

Dr. Dre and Ice Cube Dismissed from Lawsuit Stemming From Suge Knight’s Murder Case

Former N.W.A brothers Dr. Dre and Ice Cube are no longer named in the wrongful death lawsuit that stemmed from a vehicular incident that allegedly involved…
Brian Josephs / October 7, 2016

Dr. Dre Chokes Michel’le in Trailer for Lifetime’s Surviving Compton: Dre, Suge & Me

In October, Lifetime will premiere Surviving Compton: Dre, Suge & Me, a TV movie that focuses on the abusive relationship between Dr. Dre and R&B singer Michel'le. A sneak…
Brian Josephs / September 20, 2016

Life After Death Row: A Guide to Snoop Dogg’s Post-‘Doggystyle’ Career

The quarter-century-long career of Calvin Broadus — a.k.a. Snoop Doggy Dogg — is full of contradictions. He’s a husband and father whose devotion to his family is…
Mosi Reeves / July 8, 2016

R.I.P. Leon Haywood, ’70s Soul Star and ’90s Hip-Hop Inspiration

Leon Haywood, soul fixture of the late '60s and whole '70s, died last Tuesday. Associated Press reports that Haywood's godson Darnell "OG Cuicide" Price has…
Andrew Unterberger / April 7, 2016

The 50 Best Hip-Hop Albums of 2015

To call 2015 hip-hop's greatest year of the 2010s still manages to feel like an understatement. Hip-hop was so strong this year, so bursting with…
SPIN Staff / December 16, 2015

Dr. Dre Unveils Unreleased Material on Beats 1 Show

Dr. Dre has an ongoing radio show for Beats 1 called "The Pharmacy" and the legendary producer used his Saturday slot to debut some previously…
Colin Joyce / November 8, 2015

Jerry Heller Has Reportedly Filed a Defamation Lawsuit Against Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, and More

Jerry Heller, the former manager of N.W.A, has reportedly filed a defamation lawsuit against Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, the estate of Eazy-E, the producers of Straight…
Brennan Carley / October 30, 2015

Diddy, Jay Z, and Drake All Surpass Dr. Dre On ‘Forbes’’ List of Highest Paid Hip-Hop Acts

Poor Dr. Dre. Well, not really, since he's still the fourth-highest-paid figure in hip-hop (to say nothing of net worth) according to Forbes, though he's taken…
James Grebey / September 22, 2015

Dr. Dre Apologizes to the Women He Reportedly Assaulted

Dr. Dre has just apologized to the women he reportedly assaulted many years ago in an exclusive statement to the New York Times. Allegations resurfaced earlier…
Brennan Carley / August 21, 2015

Dr. Dre Talks About Assault Allegations in New Interview

Following the release of his first album in 16 years, Compton, Dr. Dre has addressed another longstanding burden (besides his recent implication in a wrongful death…
Harley Brown / August 12, 2015

Review: Dr. Dre Returns After 16 Years to Deliver His Surprise Retirement Record ‘Compton’

Detox has arrived. Except it’s not Detox, it’s Compton. And fortunately, Compton is not hip-hop’s Chinese Democracy — a mythical, long-awaited record released to shrugs…
Matthew Ramirez / August 11, 2015

Kendrick Lamar May Have Dissed Drake on ‘Compton’

As if Drake didn't already have enough going on, it seems like a foe more formidable than Meek Mill might have sent some ill will…
Colin Joyce / August 7, 2015

Listen to Dr. Dre’s ‘Compton’ on Beats 1

As previously reported, Dr. Dre is streaming his soundtrack to the N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton  — appropriately titled Compton — on Apple Music's Beats 1 starting at 6…
Harley Brown / August 6, 2015

Dr. Dre to Release ‘Straight Outta Compton’ OST Featuring Brand-New Music

Ice Cube has spilled details about Dr. Dre's original soundtrack for the upcoming N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton. Speaking to Philadelphia’s Power 99, Cube said that the OST…
James Grebey / July 29, 2015
Page 1 of 7