Dr. Dre

Gavin Smith and Tim McNamara


Spouse: Nicole Young; born 1970; Age 45

Son: Curtis Young; 1981; Age 31

Son: Andre Young Jr; born 1981; died at the age of 31; drug overdose

Son: Truth Young; Age 18

Son: Marcel Young; 1991; Age 24

Daughter: Truly Young; 2001: Age 14

Dr. Dre and his career

What made Dr Dre's beats so popular. Mostly the sound and quality of the product but also because of his rap and music producing career. The reason he was able to produce this product was because of the amount of money he made rapping. He makes about 33 million a year just from rapping.

What is the net worth for beats?

In 2014 beats made a profit of 700 million dollars, where in 2015 the company makes about 810 million a year.

Some of the beats that they produce


Does Beats donate money to organizations?

Beats decides to use some of their money, around 33 billion to colleges around the U.S.

When Dr. Dre's new album comes out he is giving away half of his money to help build new art centers in his home town of Compton

About Dr. Dre

Dr. Dre was born in Compton, California and grew up there.

He did not attend a college, but went to Centennial High School in Compton

He is a rapper that makes millions of dollars from producing music, rapping, and producing beats headphones

Facts about Dr. Dre

Dr. Dre made more money making headphones then he did rapping

Dr Dre didn’t actually get his medical degree

In 2014, Dr. Dre was making 20 dollars per second

Dr, Dre was originally called Dr.J

Dr. Dre made $52 million dollars in 2001

59% of high end headphones have the beats logo on it