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Dr. Dre Biography

Mr. Dre is best known as a rapper. Hip-hop legend who, as chief architect of West Coast gangsta rap and co-owner of Death Row Records, won various Grammy Awards, including one for Best Rap Solo Performance for “Let Me Go” in 1994. He is also especially credited with discovering and promoting Eminem and sold his Beats by Dre headphones to Apple in May 2014 for more than $3 billion. He was born on February 18, 1965 in Compton, CA. His 1999 album The Chronic 2001 included the hit single “The Next Episode” including Nate Dogg, Kurupt, and Snoop Dogg. He was moved from Vanguard Jr. It's big to Roosevelt Jr. Strong to avoid gang activity. His mother married Warren Griffin, making Warren G Dr. Dre 's new stepbrother a future rapper.

Dr. Dre Biography
Dr. Dre Biography
Short Bio
First NameDr.
Last NameDre
Age55 years old
Birthday & Zodiac
Birth SignAquarius
Birth DateFebruary 18, 1965
BirthdayFebruary 18
Birth PlaceCompton, California

Dr. Dre Career

  • Rapper
  • Song Writer
  • Audio Engineer

Dr. Dre Education

Dr. Dre attended numerous institutions, including Vanguard Junior High School, Roosevelt Junior High School, Fremont High School and Chester Adult School. During his college days, he tried to enroll in Northrop Aviation Company's apprenticeship program, but his consistently low grades made him ineligible.

Before Fame

He was transferred from Vanguard Jr. It's high to Roosevelt Jr. Strong to avoid gang activity. His mother married Warren Griffin, making Warren G Dr. Dre 's new stepbrother a future rapper.

Dr. Dre Height, Weigh and Body Measurements

Dr. Dre is 55 years old, he is 6′ 1″ (1.8 m) tall. His body measurements are still not confirmed yet. We will update you as soon as possible. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Height & Weight
Height (Approx.)6 Ft 1 In
Weight (Approx.)108 Kg
Body MeasurementsUnknown
Physical Stats
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Dress SizeUnknown
Shoe Size10.5 (US)
Dr. Dre Height, Weigh and Body Measurements
Dr. Dre Height, Weigh and Body Measurements

Dr. Dre Achievements

BET Hip Hop Awards

YearNominee / workAwardResult
2014HimselfHustler of the YearWon
2016[198]Producer of the YearNominated
ComptonAlbum of the YearNominated

Grammy Awards

Dr. Dre has won six Grammy Awards. Three of them are for his production work.

YearNominee / workAwardResult
1990“We're All in the Same Gang”Best Rap Performance by a Duo or GroupNominated
1994“Nuthin' but a 'G' Thang” (with Snoop Doggy Dogg)Nominated
“Let Me Ride”Best Rap Solo PerformanceWon
1996“Keep Their Heads Ringin'”Nominated
1997“California Love” (with 2Pac & Roger Troutman)Best Rap Performance by a Duo or GroupNominated
1998“No Diggity” (with Blackstreet & Queen Pen)Best R&B SongNominated
2000“Still D.R.E.” (with Snoop Dogg)Best Rap Performance by a Duo or GroupNominated
“Guilty Conscience” (with Eminem)Nominated
2001“Forgot About Dre” (with Eminem)Won
“The Next Episode” (with Snoop Dogg, Kurupt & Nate Dogg)Nominated
The Marshall Mathers LP (as engineer)Album of the YearNominated
Best Rap AlbumWon
HimselfProducer of the Year, Non-ClassicalWon
“Knoc” (with Knoc-turn'al & Missy Elliott)Best Music Video, Short FormNominated
The Eminem Show (as producer)Album of the YearNominated
2004“In da Club” (as songwriter)Best Rap SongNominated
2006Love. Angel. Music. Baby. (as producer)Album of the YearNominated
“Encore” (with Eminem & 50 Cent)Best Rap Performance by a Duo or GroupNominated
2010“Crack a Bottle” (with Eminem & 50 Cent)Won
Relapse (as engineer)Best Rap AlbumWon
2011Recovery (as producer)Album of the YearNominated
2012“I Need a Doctor” (with Eminem & Skylar Grey)Best Rap/Sung CollaborationNominated
Best Rap SongNominated
2014good kid, m.A.A.d city (as featured artist)Album of the YearNominated
2016ComptonBest Rap AlbumNominated
2017Straight Outta ComptonBest Compilation Soundtrack for Visual MediaNominated

MTV Video Music Awards

YearNominated workAwardResult
1993“Nuthin' But a “G” Thang”Best Rap VideoNominated
1994“Let Me Ride”Nominated
1995“Keep Their Heads Ringin'”Won
1997“Been There, Done That”Nominated
Best Choreography in a VideoNominated
1999“My Name Is”Best DirectionNominated
“Guilty Conscience”Breakthrough VideoNominated
2000“The Real Slim Shady”Best Direction in a VideoNominated
2000“Forgot About Dre”Best Rap VideoWon
2001“Stan”Best Direction in a VideoNominated
2009“Nuthin' But a “G” Thang”Best Video (That Should Have Won a Moonman)Nominated

Dr. Dre Films

1992Niggaz4Life: The Only Home VideoHimself
1996Set It OffBlack Sam
1999WhiteboyzDon Flip Crew #1
2000Up In Smoke TourHimself
2001Training DayPaul
2001The WashSean
2017The Defiant OnesHimself
Video games
200550 Cent: BulletproofGrizz
Biographical portrayals in film
2015Straight Outta Compton
2016Surviving Compton: Dre, Suge & Michel'le
2017DPG 4 Life: Tha Movie
All Eyez on Me

Dr. Dre Songs

  • The Chronic (1992)
  • 2001 (1999)
  • Compton (2015)
  • The Wash (2001)
  • World Class (1985)
  • Rapped in Romance (1986)
  • N.W.A. and the Posse (1987)
  • Straight Outta Compton (1988)
  • 100 Miles and Runnin' (1990)
  • Niggaz4Life (1991)

Dr. Dre Marital Status

He married Nicole Young in May 1996; the pair filed for a divorce in 2020 after 24 years of marriage.

Dr. Dre Family and Relatives

  • Spouse/Ex – Nicole Threatt
  • Father – Theodore Young
  • Mother – Verna Young
  • Siblings – Jerome Crayon, Shameka Crayon, Tyree Crayon, Warren G
  • Children –  Andre Young Jr., Curtis, Marcel Young, Truly Young, Truth Young


His 1999 album The Chronic 2001 included the hit single “The Next Week” featuring Nate Dogg, Kurupt, and Snoop Dogg.

Dr. Dre Net Worth

Dr. Dre is a well-known and popular Rapper The main and primary source of his income comes from Rapping. Let’s check how rich Dr. Dre is in 2020?

Net Worth (2020)$820 Million
Annual SalaryUnder Review.
Income SourcePrimary Income source Rapper (profession).
Dr. Dre Net Worth
Dr. Dre Net Worth


How did Dr Dre son die and when?
The death of Dr. Son due to overdose of heroin. LOS ANGELES (Reuters) The 20 years old son of veteran rapper Dr. Dre died in August of an overdose of heroin and morphine, the Los Angeles County Coroner's office said Friday.

Who Shot Dr Dre?
The man stabbed in the ensuing scuffle, then-G-Unit rapper Young Buck. Johnson claimed that Suge Knight, founder of Death Row Records, had paid him $5,000 to kill Dr. in order to humiliate him before winning his Lifetime Achievement Award.

Why is Dr Dre so famous?
In his youth, Dre started working as a DJ. His first major success came with the N.W.A. rap group, and he co-founded Death Row Records in 1991. His first solo album, The Chronic, became a major success in 1992. Dre formed Aftermath Entertainment in 1996 and signed Eminem and 50 Cent to his label.

Is Dre a billionaire?
Dr. Dre may not have been the “first billionaire in hip-hop” as he promised in 2014, but he is still one of the richest people in the industry. According to Forbes, Dre has a net profit of $770 million. Most of his fortune came from the sale of Beats Electronics to Apple in 2014.

Why was Dr Dre in jail?
Dr. Dre Held in jail for 8 months. LOS ANGELES (AP) Grammy-winning singer Dr. Dre pled not to challenge drunken driving charges on Tuesday and was sentenced to eight months in prison for violating the 1993 battery conviction.

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