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Hot Shot: Dr Dre & Ice Cube Reveal Cast Of N.W.A Biopic

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Business is booming for biopics. Indeed, with narratives about the lives of Whitney Houston, Aaliyah, and Bessie Smith all on the horizon, it’s clear the real-life retellings have big appeal these days.

The latest comes courtesy of Rap pioneers N.W.A.

Christened, Straight Outta Compton’, the Universal Pictures production will arrive in US theaters on August 14th 2015.

Yet, ever since murmurings about the movie gained momentum, many have been wondering who’ll be stepping into the sneakers of the iconic West Coast collective.

Well, wonder no more because the cast of the film have been revealed. Find out who’ll be starring below…

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Power: Dr. Dre Confirms Billion Dollar Apple / Beats Deal

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Yesterday saw shockwaves sent through the music and technology industries when news hit that media juggernaut Apple were on the cusp of completing the purchase of Beats Electronics from Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine.

The cost? A game-changing $3.2 billion.

According to multiple sources, the sale would see Apple not only acquire the renown Beats By Dre headphones line as part of the deal, but also the new and (fast) growing Beats Music streaming service.

Both company’s have stopped short of issuing press releases (just yet), however mega mogul Dre seemingly confirms the sale of the brand he founded in 2008 in a new celebratory video.

Surrounded by friends, including singer/actor Tyrese, the rapper toasts to his beginnings and status as Hip-Hop’s first-ever billionaire.

Check it out below…

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Kendrick Lamar & Dr.Dre Tease New Song In ‘Beats By Dre’ Ad

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Two years after enjoying an operating income of $350 million, Dr.Dre‘s ‘Beats Electronics’ make a fresh bid to push their ever thriving brand today, doing so via commercial starring Rapper Kendrick Lamar and Dre himself!

Featuring the ‘Pill XL’, the piece sees the pair struggle to perfect a new number at 4 in the morning but locate the missing piece to its puzzle by way of the highly priced product.

Ready to give it a spin?

Check it out below…

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Dr. Dre And Nicki Minaj Impress On ‘Hip Hop Cash Kings’ List

DR DRE THAT GRAPE JUICE Dr. Dre And Nicki Minaj Impress On Hip Hop Cash Kings List

Though recent years have seen its mainstream popularity decline, Hip Hop remains an all too lucrative affair for its major players.

Indeed, with the likes of Jay Z, Dr. Dre and Nicki Minaj successfully turning their respective causes into a bankable brands, Forbes has listed their Top 15 Hip Hop Cash Kings.

This, listing the culture’s highest earners by totaling revenue generated in the last year.

Peep the interesting tally below…

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New Song: 50 Cent feat. Alicia Keys – ‘A New Day’ (Snippet)

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While fans are still bobbing their heads to ‘Diary’ diva Alicia Keys‘s comeback single ‘A New Day’, they can ready themselves to be reintroduced to a new version of the cut with the inclusion of rapper 50 Cent.

As headlines have weeklong teased, the two have “joined forces” for a match made in hip hop heaven.  With Swiss Beatz on the beat, get into a clip of 50’s ‘New Day’ which is set to be the first release from his album, ‘King Immortal’ (November 2012), as well:

 

 

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New Song: Rick Ross – ‘3 Kings (ft. Dr Dre & Jay-Z)’

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Hip Hop titans Rick Ross, Dr Dre and Jay-Z team up for the aptly titled ‘3 Kings’ – a cut the Maybach Music leader’s latest LP ‘God Forgives, I Don’t’.

What are you waiting for? Take a listen after the jump…

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Resurrection: Tupac Performs “Live” At Coachella

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Ever since Tupac Shakur was killed in 1996, the rumours surrounding the legitiacy of his death have become almost as legendary as his status within the Hip-Hop community.

Whatever the case, it’s safe to say we won’t ever see rapper again the flesh.

However, in what can only be hailed as epic embrace of the digital age, the Hip-Hop icon was revived last night during Dr Dre and Snoop Dogg‘s headlining Coachella set last night. Appearing in hologram form, ‘Pac performed ‘Hail Mary’ and ‘2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted’ - alongside Snoop.

Watch the soon-to-be-classic showing below…

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