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Fake Tupac, Chronic 2000, & Suge’s Psychotic Revenge: The Weird & Forgotten Final Days Of Death Row Records

It's Weird '90s Week on Stereogum. All week long we're looking at the strangest musical moments and trends of the decade. Check out more here.
Andrew Barber | May 20, 2016 - 2:59 pm

The Week In Pop

Forecasting The 2016 Grammys

The Grammys are on a Monday this year. Sunday is Valentine's Day and Monday is Presidents' Day, so the Grammy people figured they'd be better…
Chris DeVille | February 11, 2016 - 1:34 pm

Essay

The 2016 Grammys Are Gonna Be Alright

This time last year we were perturbed with the Grammys for generating a slate of 2015 nominees that honored a bunch of mediocre white musicians…
Chris DeVille | December 7, 2015 - 2:29 pm

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Michel’le Lifetime Biopic Depicts An Abusive Dr. Dre

Straight Outta Compton revived the careers of N.W.A, Dr. Dre, and Ice Cube. Cube's solo act has headlined many a festival this year, and he's…
Collin Robinson | September 20, 2016 - 5:03 pm

Dr. Dre Searched By Police In Road Rage Incident

Dr. Dre was handcuffed and searched by police outside his Malibu home after a road rage dispute, TMZ reports. A man stopped his car in…
Peter Helman | July 25, 2016 - 6:25 pm

T.I. – “Dope (Feat. Marsha Ambrosius)

Atlanta rap legend has been working on a new album called The Dime Trap for a while, and he's scored a big-time collaborator for "Dope,"
Tom Breihan | May 16, 2016 - 10:10 am

Watch Anderson .Paak Bring Out Dr. Dre & Kendrick Lamar At Coachella

Anderson .Paak brought out T.I. as a surprise guest during his first performance at Coachella last weekend, and for his second performance, he went even…
Peter Helman | April 25, 2016 - 7:41 pm

Watch Ice Cube Reunite N.W.A. & Bring Out Kendrick Lamar At Coachella

Ice Cube staged an N.W.A. sort-of-reunion at Coachella last weekend, but he seemed to have forgotten about Dre. Last night, though, Dr. Dre finally showed…
Peter Helman | April 24, 2016 - 11:05 am

Suge Knight Says Dr. Dre Hired A Hitman To Kill Him

Right now, rap boogeyman and former Death Row Records CEO is in jail, facing a possible life sentence after he killed a man in a…
Tom Breihan | April 5, 2016 - 12:38 pm

Dr. Dre Starring In First Original Apple Series Vital Signs

The marriage between Dr. Dre and Apple continues on merrily. It seems the returns from that $3 billion Beats deal just keep rolling in. According…
Collin Robinson | February 12, 2016 - 1:50 pm

Dr. Dre – Back To Business (Feat. T.I., Justus, Victoria Monét, & Sly Piper)

Dr. Dre's Beats 1 show The Pharmacy returned for its episode of 2016 today. Dre has used the show to debut unreleased material before, and…
Peter Helman | January 9, 2016 - 7:56 pm

2015 In Review

The 40 Best Rap Albums Of 2015

Things got hot in 2015. After 2014, when most of rap's biggest names took the year off, everyone was suddenly locked into a brutal competition…
Tom Breihan | December 7, 2015 - 9:50 am

Dr. Dre – “Naked” (Feat. Marsha Ambrosius & Sly Piper)

Dr. Dre just came back this summer with Compton, a comeback album that was honestly much stronger than anything we had a right to expect.
Tom Breihan | November 9, 2015 - 8:43 am

Jerry Heller Sues Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Straight Outta Compton Producers For Defamation

In 1991, not long after he left N.W.A, Ice Cube ripped his old group apart on his scathing diss track "No Vaseline." But he saved…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2015 - 4:17 pm

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

Congratulations, Diddy! You are officially the highest-paid rapper in the world. Forbes published their list of the highest paid hip-hop acts in 2015 today, and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 22, 2015 - 3:45 pm

List

The 10 Best Vanity Rap Dynasties

Who knew a tweet from Weezy last December would unfold into the ugly soap opera that is Lil Wayne vs. Birdman? After nine months, three
Collin Robinson | September 9, 2015 - 11:36 am

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: JoJo, A Pop Star For The Post-Hits Era

"Remember JoJo?" To most of the Western world, that's a reasonable question. Those who do recall Joanna Noëlle Blagden Levesque probably envision her as an…
Chris DeVille | August 27, 2015 - 4:47 pm

Dr. Dre: “I Apologize To The Women I’ve Hurt”

Dr. Dre has issued a statement to The New York Times today amid the resurfaced assault allegations that have followed in the wake of the…
James Rettig | August 21, 2015 - 1:02 pm

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: Bro-Country Is Temporary, But Luke Bryan Is Forever

Two seemingly contradictory reports from Billboard this week: Bro-country is over and Luke Bryan has another #1 album. Bro-country, as coined by Jody Rosen (then…
Chris DeVille | August 20, 2015 - 2:54 pm

Early Straight Outta Compton Script Included Dee Barnes Assault

The main knock against Straight Outta Compton, the new N.W.A biopic that's become a runaway hit, is the way it whitewashes the histories of the…
Tom Breihan | August 20, 2015 - 12:46 pm
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