Dr Dre Net Worth in 2017: $550 million
Dr Dre is an American singer, song-writer, record-producer, entrepreneur and actor; he started his career as a member of World Class Wreckin’ Cru which is known as earliest rap group and now his total net worth is $550 million.
American singer was born on February 18, 1965 in Compton, California; he got his fame when he joined the gangsta rap group N.W.A with Eazy-E, Ice Cube, MC Ren, and DJ Yella who was popular in that age to rap the lyrics which was about the street life and he released his first debut album in 2002 The Chronic which is the cause of his commercial success.
Dre released his second album in the 2002 Doggystyle under the Death Records which had got the double platinum on Billboards.
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he release his album after making his own production house Aftermath Entertainment, Dr. Dre Presents the Aftermath in 1996 and then he released his solo album named as 2001 in 1999.
When Dre signed with Dr. Dre signed Eminem in 1998 and 50 Cent in 2002 to his record label, this was the start of his new life because after this he earned a lot of fame and according to Forbes, Dre is third young richest celebrity.
American singer has done number of movies like he made his debut as a weapons dealer in movie Set It Off, The Wash, Training Day, apart from all of it he introduced himself as entrepreneur in 2008 with the his new production as headphones “Beats” and it is reported that Apple has paid about $3 billion for his brand headphones Beats.
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Dr Dre has received many awards such as Hustler of the Year award, Best Rap Solo Performance, Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group award, multiple Grammy Awards and Vibe Legend Award.