Today In Hip-Hop: Dr. Dre and Eminem Release “Forgot About Dre”

On this day, Jan. 29, in hip-hop history… 2000: Today marks the fifteenth anniversary of the release of Dr. Dre and Eminem's single, "Forgot About Dre." The Grammy-Award-winning single off Dre's second studio album, 2001,  was the follow up to the single, "Still D.R.E" and served as a response to disses made by Deathrow Records CEO Suge Knight and his artists on 1999's Suge Knight Represents: Chronic 2000.  In his verse, Dr. Dre outlines his dominance in the rap world and argues that rap would be nothing without the West Coast artists he made famous. In his bars, Dre name-dropped Snoop Dogg and N.W.A's Eazy-E ...

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