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Tag Archives: Dr. Dre

Aftermath vocalist Kyriakos “Charlie” Tsiolis – “to say this has been a crazy ride is putting it mildly. “

Posted by on March 29, 2019

Chicago thrash legends Aftermath just released their new album There is Something Wrong last month (order here). We spoke to vocalist Kyriakos “Charlie” Tsiolis on their new record, their challenging past including an update on the famous lawsuit they had with Dr. Dre, having their original moniker back, and more. You guys had quite the […]

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My Ruin’s Tairrie B got punched by Dr. Dre

Posted by on August 19, 2015

The story of N.W.A., Straight Outta Compton, is the #1 film at the box office, and Dr. Dre has the #2 album in the country with Compton. When you combine that with the fact that the sale to Apple of Beats Electronics, of which Dre is CEO, made him the richest performer of 2015, he’s having a moment. […]

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Craig Owens of Chiodos is on Dr. Dre’s new album

Posted by on August 10, 2015

Dr. Dre’s surprise new album, Compton, is only available digitally right now, but the album, which came out on Friday (7) might have a familiar voice on it, if you’re familiar with Chiodos. Singer Craig Owens appears on a track, “One Shot, One Kill,” on the record. Snoop Digg and Aftermath Entertainment rapper Jon Connor also appear […]

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It’s official: Apple purchases Beats Music

Posted by on May 28, 2014

It was probably the worst kept secret of the month. However, Apple has officially announced it has purchased Beats Music and Beats Electronics, its largest acquisition to date. Apple will acquire both the subscription streaming music service and the electronics branch for the price of $3 billion ($2.6 billion in cash, and $400 million in […]

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Meet the latest streaming service: Beats Music

Posted by on January 13, 2014

Until Saturday, all we knew about Beats Music is that Jimmy Iovine, Dr. Dre and Nine Inch Nails mastermind Trent Reznor were behind it, and that it was launching this year. In an article in the New York Times over the weekend, more details have surfaced. The “this year” is now next Tuesday, January 21, and […]

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Trent Reznor Calls Out Streaming Services For Taking Advantage Of Artists

Posted by on June 26, 2013

Now that Nine Inch Nails is coming back with a new album and constantly changing lineup, Trent Reznor is making his way around the press circuit. However, during a recent radio interview on The Kevin & Bean Show, Reznor further discussed the new music streaming service he’s been working on with Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine […]

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Slipknot To Launch Headphone Line?

Posted by on July 9, 2012

What do Dr. Dre and Slipknot have in common? Well, it’s been a while since either has released an album, both perform with a DJ, and if the hint given in the above video is any indication, both might both be boasting their own line of headphones soon. “Something Monsterous is Coming 2013,” the text […]

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Headbangers’ Brawl 4/20: Are Holograms The Wave Of The Future?

Posted by on April 20, 2012

Headbangers’ Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s contributors take a moment to debate and analyze two opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. By now, you’ve probably seen or heard about Tupac’s resurrection appearance during Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg’s Coachella performance last weekend in hologram form. […]

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