Happy Birthday Dr. Dre

drdre_1999_b3_12Andre Young, better known as Dr. Dre, is 48 today!

Dre shot to fame with his group, N.W.A., but his debut solo album, The Chronic, has been heralded by the hip-hop community and helped win Dr. Dre a Grammy. Now, He is the founder and current CEO of Aftermath Entertainment and Beats Electronics.

During the span of his career, he has worked with other rap greats including 50 Cent, Eminem, Xzibit and, most recently, Kendrick Lamar and now focuses mostly on the production side of the industry.

Forbes estimated that he made $110 million from May 2011 to May 2012.


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