Dr. Dre vs 50 Cent

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Rapper, Composer, Businessperson, Record producer
Net worth 2018
$110 Million
Other
Industry
Singers
Compton
Residence
New York City, USA
United States
Country
United States
18/02/1965
BirthDay
06/07/1975
1.85 m
Height
1.83
5
Children
Education
Andrew Jackson High School
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2017

As of 2017, he is the third richest figure in hip hop according to Forbes with a net worth of $740 million

2016

On April 4, 2016, TMZ and the New York Daily News reported that Suge Knight had accused Dre and the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department of a kill-for-hire plot in the 2014 shooting of Knight in club 1 OAK

2014

Income from the 2014 sale of Beats to Apple, contributing to what Forbes termed "the biggest single-year payday of any musician in history", made Dr

2012

The same publication later reported that he acquired US$110 million via his various endeavors in 2012, making him the highest–paid artist of the year

2011

An urban legend surfaced in 2011 when a tumblr blog titled Dr

2009

Dre announced the deal on October 9, 2009, at a press event in Santa Monica, California

2006

In 2006 he told Rolling Stone:Current collaborator Mike Elizondo, when speaking about his work with Young, describes their recording process as a collaborative effort involving several musicians

2005

Later that same year, he decided to stop working on the album to focus on producing for other artists, but then changed his mind; the album had initially been set for a fall 2005 release

2003

 Dre complained that they had not received their full due for work on the label in the September 2003 issue of The Source

2002

 Dre since approximately 2002, but fellow Aftermath producer Focus has credited Mel-Man as a key architect of the signature Aftermath sound

1998

The turning point for Aftermath came in 1998, when Jimmy Iovine, the head of Aftermath's parent label Interscope, suggested that Dr

1995

's 1995 hit single "Big Poppa":In 1994, starting with the Murder was the Case soundtrack, Dre attempted to push the boundaries of G-funk further into a darker sound

1993

In 1993 the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) certified the album triple platinum, and Dr

1992

Dre pleaded guilty in October 1992 in a case of battery of a police officer and was convicted on two additional battery counts stemming from a brawl in the lobby of the New Orleans hotel in May 1991

1991

The conviction violated Dre's battery conviction in 1991 and he was sentenced to 8 months in prison in September 1994

1990

Former labelmate Tairrie B also claimed that Dre assaulted her at a post-Grammy party in 1990, in response to her track Ruthless Bitch

1988

Fad's 1988 debut Supersonic and funk rock musician Jimmy Z's 1991 album Muzical MadnessAfter a dispute with Eazy-E, Dre left the group at the peak of its popularity in 1991 under the advice of friend, and N

1987

Dre was arrested after leading police on a 90 mph pursuit through Beverly Hills in his 1987 Ferrari

1986

These influences are evident in Eazy-E's 1986 song "Boyz-n-the-Hood," which Dre produced

1984

He later joined the musical group World Class Wreckin' Cru under the independent Kru-Cut Records in 1984

1981

Young fathered a son with Cassandra Joy Greene named Curtis (born December 15, 1981)

1980

In the start of his career as a producer for the World Class Wreckin Cru with DJ Alonzo Williams in the mid-1980s, his beats were in the electro-hop style pioneered by The Unknown DJ, and that of early hip-hop groups like the Beastie Boys and Whodini

1979

He attended Centennial High School in Compton during his freshman year in 1979, but transferred to Fremont High School in South Central Los Angeles due to poor grades

1976

In 1976, Young began attending Vanguard Junior High School in Compton, but due to gang violence, he transferred to the safer suburban Roosevelt Junior High School

1973

Dre sampled the Ohio Players' ARP synth riffs from their 1973 funk hit "Funky Worm" in the N

1972

Dre used a minimoog synth to replay the melody from Leon Haywood's 1972 song "I Wanna Do Somethin' Freaky to You" for the Chronic's first single "Nuthin' but a "G" Thang" which became a global hit

1970

He cites 1970s funk musicians such as George Clinton, Isaac Hayes and Curtis Mayfield as his primary musical influences

1965

Andre Romelle Young (born February 18, 1965), better known by his stage name Dr

1964

His parents married in 1964, separated in 1968, and divorced in 1972

1960

In the same interview he stated that he has collaborated with famed 1960s songwriter Burt Bacharach by sending him hip hop beats to play over, and hopes to have an in-person collaboration with him in the future

1954

Dre was ranked 54th out of 100 artists for Rolling Stone magazine's list "The Immortals: The Greatest Artists of All Time"

1700

This break has since becοme a staple in not only hip-hop, but all popular music, having been used in over 1700 songs

1200

" Other equipment he uses include the E-mu SP-1200 drum machine and other keyboards from such manufacturers as Korg, Rhodes, Wurlitzer, Moog, and Roland

2014

The album titled ‘Animal Ambition: The Untamed Desire’ got released in 2014 after 50 Cent reworked on it and included some more songs

2012

In 2012, over a beef with Interscope Records, 50 Cent left with his next album still unreleased

2009

In 2009, 50 Cent unveiled his fourth studio album titled ‘Before I Self Destruct’ which was a moderate commercial success

2007

In 2007, 50 Cent released his third album ‘Curtis’, taking the number 2 spot at the Billboard 200

2005

In 2005, 50 Cent released his second official album titled ‘The Massacre’

2004

50 Cent’s first business venture was in form of a ‘Vitamin water’ drink in 2004 titled ‘Formula 50’

2003

His next venture, produced under his group GUnit titled ‘Beg for Mercy’ came in late 2003 to a widespread acclaim

1975

50 Cent was born as Curtis James Jackson in a Jamaican Neighbourhood in Queens, New York City on July 6 1975 to a drug dealer mom