Tag Archives: Dr. Dre

  • ‘The DAMN. Chronic’ Mixtape: Kendrick Lamar Meets Dr. Dre

    ‘The DAMN. Chronic’ Mixtape: Kendrick Lamar Meets Dr. Dre

    I recently revisited the classic 1993 album Doggystyle, and was struck by how brilliant it feels even after 25 years, and how much of that brilliance is owed to the studio expertise of Dr. Dre. I bring it up because DJ Critical Hype has come up with a new way to appreciate that expertise, and that of […]

  • ‘Revival’: Dr. Dre Confirms Upcoming New Eminem Album

    ‘Revival’: Dr. Dre Confirms Upcoming New Eminem Album

    For over a month, Eminem has been teasing his upcoming new album by way of a fake prescription drug brand called Revival, a treatment for a disorder called “Atrox Rithimus.” Unfortunately for Atrox Rithimus sufferers, any hope of a drug by that name was obliterated by an Instagram post from Em’s famous mentor Dr. Dre. […]

  • ‘Vital Signs’: Apple’s First Original Series to Star Dr. Dre

    ‘Vital Signs’: Apple’s First Original Series to Star Dr. Dre

    Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and many others have demonstrated that any tech company can make an original television series if they just have enough resources to make it happen. So it was only a matter of time before Apple got in on the action, which they now plan to do with Vital Signs starring Dr. Dre. […]

  • ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Red Band Trailer Drops (Video)

    ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Red Band Trailer Drops (Video)

    It’s been a while since we heard any news on the upcoming N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton, but now an official red band trailer for the movie has hit the internet to coincide with last night’s commercial during the Grammys telecast. The red band trailer for Straight Outta Compton begins with a black-and-white prologue starring […]

  • The Dr. Dreidel Had to Happen Eventually

    The Dr. Dreidel Had to Happen Eventually

    The internet has done a lot to get people interested in bad puns and other forms of wordplay again. So it was only a matter of time before this product was going to hit the market, destined for success in an online environment in which people not only love puns but also old-school hip hop […]

  • Hangin’ With The Homies Air Fresheners, Featuring Dr. Dre and Eazy-E

    Hangin’ With The Homies Air Fresheners, Featuring Dr. Dre and Eazy-E

    I’m not exactly sure why, but there’s a new line of hip-hop-themed air fresheners on the market. They’re called Hangin’ With The Homies (get it?), and they come bearing the likenesses of rap legends like Dr. Dre (on the cover of The Chronic), Dre’s NWA cohort Eazy-E, and Darlene Ortiz. The Hangin’ With The Homies […]

  • Powerbeats Earphones From LeBron James And Beats By Dre

    Powerbeats Earphones From LeBron James And Beats By Dre

      LeBron James’ relationship with Beats by Dre has been sort of vaguely defined, with not much known about what exactly it would entail, apart from a commercial for Beats starring James. Now, the first tangible product of the LeBron James and Beats by Dre collaboration has surfaced. It’s the Powerbeats Earphones Gold Limited Edition […]

  • Beats By Dr. Dre Unveils The Beats Pill Wireless Speaker

    Beats By Dr. Dre Unveils The Beats Pill Wireless Speaker

    Dr. Dre has had unparalleled success in the luxury headphones market with his brand “Beats by Dr. Dre.” Now, he’s branching out into other audio accessories, via the Beats Pill Wireless Speaker, which purports to capture the high-quality sound of the brand’s headphones, and reproduce it in the form of a portable speaker. The Beats […]

  • Beats by Dr. Dre Gold Medal Edition Headphones for USA Men’s Basketball Team

    Beats by Dr. Dre Gold Medal Edition Headphones for USA Men’s Basketball Team

    After the USA men’s basketball team brought home the gold at the 2012 Olympic Games, they found another less prestigious but more functional kind of gold amongst their winnings. I’m talking about the special Gold Medal Edition Beats by Dr. Dre headphones. How special are these headphones, you ask?   Well, I should start by saying that […]