Dr. Dre to Release First Album in Over 15 Years

Dr. Dre “It’s going to be my grand finale.” Doc Can’t Quit…..


Dr. Dre is set to release his first album in 15 years through Apple’s new streaming music service, the rapper announced on Saturday.

Compton: A Soundtrack by Dr. Dre, which arrives over a decade after his 1999 album, 2001, will be out Friday on Apple Music, Dr. Dre revealed during his Beats 1 radio show, “The Pharmacy.” The album was inspired by the upcoming biopic Straight Outta Compton, which tells the story of his rise in the music world alongside Ice Cube and the late Eazy-E, members of the Los Angeles rap group N.W.A.

“I felt myself being so inspired by the movie that I started to record an album,” Dr Dre said during his radio show. “It’s going to be my grand finale. The record is bananas.”

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