Andre Romelle Young otherwise known as Dr Dre, is one of the most famous rappers in the game. Finding success with the extremely popular N.W.A he later founded the now notorious Death Row records. Pioneer to the people. Not only is Dre a talented musician but also a talent scout. With Eminem and 50 cent just two of the most famous prodigies he has signed over the years. Now, not short of cash. Dre earned a mint when he eventually sold is highly profitable company Beats Electronics to apple in 2014. Not shy to speak his mind. Here are 7 of his most outrageous quotes.
Number Seven: On Making Money Early
‘You got to realize that when I was 20 years old, I had a house, a Mercedes, a Corvette and a million dollars in the bank before I could buy alcohol legally.’ Dr Dre proves that it’s never too early to start doing what you love.
Number Six: On His Eye For Talent
‘I got Ice Cube his start. I also launched Eazy-E.‘ With a history of finding good musicians. We can only imagine what’s next.
Number Five: On Working Hard
‘No matter how hard you work to bring yourself up, there’s someone out there working just as hard, to put you down.” It isn’t easy being a hit music producer.
Number Four: On Being Financially Stable
‘It’s always weird when people approach me to make an investment. I tell them, ‘I don’t need any more money. I’m good.’ Then I wait for their expression. That part is entertaining, because people look at you like you’re crazy when you say you don’t need any more money. Who says that?’ Dr Dre doesn’t need your money!
Number Three: On The Future Of Dr Dre
‘When I think of the future, I think a lot of Quincy Jones and how he is an inspiration. Look at the quality of his work over so many years. He didn’t even make his best record, ‘Thriller,’ until he was 50. That gives me something to look forward to. Nothing pulls you back into the studio more than the belief that your best record is still ahead.’ No chance of stopping. An optimistic Dre Reassures his fans.
Number Two: On Others
‘Black women are the strongest most hardworking people on earth.’ Agree?
Number One: On Politicians
‘I’d rather deal with Tipper than Bush. He’s trying to kill everybody in jail.’ Never afraid to speak his mind. Dre shares his political views.