Musician, producer formed unlikely relationship that became huge cultural influence.
Jimmy Iovine came to TCA to talk about The Defiant One; HBO’s docu telling the story of the improbable partnership between Iovine and Dr. Dre, and their leading roles in a series of transformative events in contemporary culture, revealing,...Show More Summary
Anderson.Paak is at the top of his game. In 2015 he lit up Dr. Dre's Compton, standing out among some titans of the biz that include Kendrick Lamar and Eminem. He released one of 2016's best records in January with commercial and creative breakthrough Malibu. Then he released... Continue reading
We already knew Apple had plans to make original TV shows, like a reality series about app developers, a concept from Dr. Dre, and full-length episodes of James Corden’s popular “Carpool Karaoke” segment, but it turns out these aren’t one-off experiments. Show More Summary
After performing a number of hit singles at Alexander Wang and Beats by Dr. Dre’s collaborative holiday party, we now find R. Kelly officially joining the #WANGSQUAD by starring in the 33-year-old designer’s new SS17 digital campaign. The Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter and producer is seen alongside fashion model Anna Ewers in the campaign imagery, […]
Three major players in hip-hop made Forbes' richest celebs list. Continue reading…
Dr. Dre's landmark album celebrates an anniversary. Continue reading…
Longtime Salacious faves Autograf created this track while on a tour bus! It places an uplifting air of mystery on a Dr. Dre classic, and will have you singing along in no time (and perhaps filling in the other lyrics). Jump on the free...Show More Summary
When the ragged, faded tennis courts needed to be fixed, Compton turned to one thing that the city has a bounty of: celebrities. One of Serena Williams’ corporate sponsors opened up its wallet to repair a place where she and her sister, Venus, had honed their prodigious talent. But that wouldn’t...
Suge Knight's attempt to subpoena Dr. Dre's banking records and prove a wild murder plot got snuffed out by a judge on Tuesday.
Marion "Suge" Knight won't be getting a look at the bank records of Andre Young, known as Dr. Dre–at least, not any time soon–ruled Los Angeles County Superior Court judge Brian S. Currey in Compton on Tuesday. “The court quashes the subpoena as it is a nullity and wholly useless,” Currey wrote in tentative ruling posted outside the courtroom door. Show More Summary
New York-based boot and athletic brand Lugz first carved a name for itself in the ’90s with co-signs from the likes of Dr. Dre, Notorious B.I.G, Will Smith, and Jamie Foxx. Now, the old-schoolers have been tapped by Atelier New Regime for a reimagining of its classic Empire Hi silhouette, and as we’ve come to expect from […]
More domestic abuse allegations continue to haunt Dr. Dre. Continue reading…
Jerry Heller's nephew wants a judge to let him create and run an estate for his late uncle... purely for the purpose of taking down Ice Cube and Dr. Dre in court. Lawyers for Terry Heller filed docs Tuesday asking he be named executor of Jerry's…
Suge Knight was for a long time one of the most controversial figures in the hip-hop industry. Born Marion Hugh Knight Jr in 1965, he is widely known for heading Death Row Records in the 90s; a music label that included some of the biggest names in the business such as Tupac Shakur, Snoop Dogg... Show More Summary
The four-part documentary will explore Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine's partnership.
HBO has announced via their Medium page that Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine will be the subject of a new four-part documentary miniseries called “The Defiant Ones,” Complex reports. Directed by Allen Hughes (Menace II Society, Dead Presidents,...Show More Summary
HBO has announced that they will debut The Defiant Ones, a four-part documentary series chronicling the lives and long business bromance of Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine. Director Allen Hughes (Dead Presidents, Menace II Society, The Book Of Eli) has signed on to helm the project. Hughes filmed Iovine and Dre over a three-year period […]
The documentary is directed by Allen Hughes. Continue reading…
It's been a revealing couple of years for Dr. Dre, who's received controversial — and contrary — portrayals in Straight Outta Compton and Lifetime’s Michel’le biopic. Now, he's getting the nonfiction treatment in The Defiant Ones, a docuseries about his partnership with Jimmy Iovine. The project, directed by Allen Hughes, ... More »