Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
|Dr. Dre released an album in 1999. He is set to release the follow-up to that album some time in late 2005/early 2006. What are the names of both of those albums respectively?||Dr. Dre Basics I
"The Chronic 2001" and "Detox". Even though the album was released in 1999, Dre titled the album "The Chronic 2001" because it was said, "to be just as great and listened to two years from now...," "Detox" will be the follow up and is considered by many as the most anticipated rap album in history.
|Dre left the controversial Death Row in 1995 on bad terms. He then started another label and released an album with the same title. What was that name?||Dr. Dre Basics I
The Aftermath. Not a well known album, "The Aftermath" featured artists like Nas, Scarface, and Cypress Hill. Roc-a-fella is Jay-Z's label, and Tha New Row and The Takeover are just made up.
|Dre's solo debut on Death Row Records was released in 1992. What was it titled?||Dr. Dre Basics I
The Chronic. "The Chronic" was named after the extremely potent marijuana that Snoop Dogg introduced to the rapper. The album, one of rap's all time greatest, launched the career of not only Dre, but Snoop Doggy Dogg. "Doggystyle" was Snoop's debut, and "Death Certificate" and "Lethal Injection" are both Ice Cube albums.
|After N.W.A. split at the end of 1991, Dre started his own record label with bodyguard Suge Knight, and rapper The D.O.C. What was it named?||Dr. Dre Basics I
Death Row Records. Arguably the best rap label of the early '90's, Death Row featured artists like Snoop Doggy Dogg, 2Pac, and Tha Dogg Pound. Bad Boy is P. Diddy's label which was involved in an ongoing feud with Death Row, Interscope is Death Row's parent affiliate, and Koch is an idependent label in the South.
|N.W.A. released their last full-length album in 1991, without former band member, Ice Cube. What was the title of that LP?||Dr. Dre Basics I
Efil4Zaggin. Ice Cube had left the group on financial differences which resulted in a small feud. "Alwayz Into Something" was a song on the album, "100 Miles And Runnin'" came from the previous release, and "The Trooper" was an album by '80's metal band, Iron Maiden.
|What was N.W.A.'s 1988 album titled? This was the first album on which N.W.A. was credited with all the tracks.||Dr. Dre Basics I
Straight Outta Compton. "Staight Outta Compton" was also the first hit single off the album. "Back For The First Time" was Ludacris's first album released in 2000, "AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted" was Ice Cube's debut solo release, and "Compton's In The House" was a song on the N.W.A. album but was not the title of the record.
N.W.A.. Compton's Most Wanted was MC Eiht's group, The Lench Mob was Ice Cube's group, and BDP, which stands for Boogie Down Productions, was the duo of KRS-One and Scott LaRock.
Compton. Snoop Dogg is from Long Beach, Mack 10 is from Inglewood, and Crenshaw is a main Boulevard in Los Angeles; however, Dre was born in the city of Compton.
Andre Young. Lorenzo Patterson is MC Ren, O'shea Jackson is Ice Cube, and Eric Wright was the late Eazy-E.
1999. Although a lot of people think that he released it in 2001, it was actually released in 1999. It was named '2001', because he said that it would sell so many copies, that people would be talking about it two years after.
Verna Griffin. Dr Dre's mother was named Verna Griffin. She was arrested on gun charges in mid May of 2003. Caroline Smith is Will Smith's mum. Beverly Green is Snoop Dogg's mum and Debbie Mathers is the mum of none other than Eminem.
|Dr Dre and Suge Knight got together and started a record label company, it was called Death Row Records. Many rappers joined this label such as Snoop Dogg, 2Pac and Coolio. What connection was between Dre and Suge Knight?||It's the D.R.E
Suge was Dre's former bodyguard. Suge Knight was once a bodyguard for Dr Dre. They split going their different ways a year before N.W.A took off. Dre then found a number for Suge and they met and discussed business. They were making a record label company: 'Death Row Records'!
|Which band member started N.W.A off in 1986, and was the man partially responsible for the split?||It's the D.R.E
Eazy-E. All of these men had something to do with the split of N.W.A. Arabian Prince started the break-up by leaving N.W.A, this forced Ice Cube to leave shortly after, which despaired Dre and DJ Yella, who also left the group leaving The D.O.C, Eazy-E and MC Ren. They had lost their main rappers and so just decided to call it a day.
|Unfortunately, one of the N.W.A members died in 1995. Who died?||It's the D.R.E
Eazy-E. Eazy-E passed away in 1995 from incurrable AIDS. He had made amends with Dre and Ice Cube before his death.
|N.W.A consisted of: Dre, Ice Cube, Eazy-E, DJ Yella, MC Ren, The D.O.C and who?||It's the D.R.E
Arabian Prince. N.W.A consisted of: Dre, Ice Cube, Eazy-E, DJ Yella and Arabian Prince.
1984. Dre started out in 1984 with The World Class Wrecking Crew. One year later, he started rapping with N.W.A.
Andre Young. Dre's birth name was Andre Young. This is where he gets his rap name from: AnDRE Young. O'Shea Jackson is Ice Cube. Jayceon Taylor is The Game. Calvin Cordozar Broadus is Snoop Dogg.
|Are you confused yet? Try this lyric on for size: "Now, I'm 'trolling the dove, sitting on swoll
27 years old, off on parole, ________."||Dr. Dre Lyrics
stroll. "Lil' Ghetto Boy" was off of Dr. Dre's first album "The Chronic". The song featured a jazz flute.