Lawsuit alleges Dr Dre and Jimmy Iovine swindled Beats partner

2015-01-07 10:59

Dr Dre and Jimmy Iovine are being depicted as scam artists in a lawsuit triggered by Apple's Beats buyout.

Dr Dre is king of hip hop with $620m in earnings, says Forbes

2014-09-25 10:54

With $620m in estimated pre-tax earnings, veteran rapper and record producer Dr Dre has topped Forbes' list as the highest paid hip hop artist.

Kendrick Lamar confirms new Dr Dre collaboration

2014-06-13 01:00

Kendrick Lamar has revealed his musical mentor Dr Dre is helping him work on his third album.

Apple's deal to buy Beats strikes all the right money making notes

2014-05-29 13:10

Apple is buying more flair, swagger and song-picking savvy with its $3 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics.

Apple seen eyeing Beats Electronics

2014-05-09 13:15

Apple is eyeing a buyout of Beats Electronics, a California firm founded by rapper Dr Dre that makes headphones and other products.

The A-list party of A-list parties

2013-09-23 15:55

Music producer Jimmy Iovine threw a big bash last night in Hollywood - which attracted the Instagram accounts of Oprah Winfrey and Kim Kardashian showing off who they know.

Dr Dre named highest earning music star

2012-11-30 22:06

Dr Dre has topped the annual 25 Highest-Paid Musicians of 2012 list compiled by Forbes magazine.

P Diddy named richest hip-hop star

2012-04-19 11:36

P Diddy has been crowned the wealthiest artist in hip-hop by Forbes magazine, beating out Jay-Z for the second year in a row.

Tupac hologram causes Twitter buzz

2012-04-17 08:13

Twitter has been alive with discussion about an eye-popping performance by rapper Tupac Shakur at a US music festival - 16 years after he died.

Radiohead to headline Coachella

2012-01-11 14:15

Radiohead, Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre and The Black Keys will be headlining this year's Coachella festival.


Dr Dre named highest paid musician of 2014

2014-12-12 18:20

Dr Dre has been named the highest paid musician of 2014 by Forbes magazine.

The top 10 biggest celebs in the world are...

2014-07-01 09:36

Beyoncé has taken top spot on Forbes magazine's annual Celebrity 100 list, with Oprah Winfrey, who topped the list last year, dropping to fourth place.

Apple's duet with Beats

2014-05-30 18:16

Apple CEO Tim Cook believes he has made a 'killer' deal with their $3bn acquisition of Beats.

Beats buy could broaden Apple's reach

2014-05-10 09:42

An Apple buy-out of hip headphone maker Beats Electronics could expand the iPhone maker's lucrative domain and play into plans for its next big thing, analysts say.

Apple may buy Dr Dre's Beats for $3.2bn

2014-05-09 09:12

Apple is apparently close to paying a record $3.2bn for Beats Electronics, an expensive foray that would mark a departure for the usually cash-conservative iPhone maker.

Music moguls donate $70m for arts college

2013-05-16 10:58

Music producers Dr Dre and Jimmy Iovine have donated $70m to the University of Southern California to found an arts and business academy.

Dr Dre named hip-hop's highest earner

2012-09-06 14:43

Dr Dre has been named hip-hop's highest earner, with Forbes magazine estimating he made $110m last year.

Tupac Shakur to go on tour

2012-04-17 15:08

Late rapper Tupac Shakur is set to go on tour with Dr Dre and Snoop Dogg after he appeared as a hologram with the duo at the Coachella festival.

Dr Dre to produce horror film

2012-03-24 15:16

It has been announced that Dr Dre is set to produce a new horror film titled Thaw through his Crucial Films company.

US court sides with Dr Dre

2011-03-19 22:43

The Michigan Supreme Court has ruled that Detroit officials had no right to privacy when they were videotaped backstage at a concert involving Dr Dre and Eminem.

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