The rap game has long been considered a youth sport, with so many new faces popping up on the scene every day. With the advent of online streaming and social media, that ideal has been taken to new levels. There is one name, however, that you will constantly see aligned with the biggest artists and hits coming out. That name is Dr. Dre.
The man and the legend born Andre Young helped shape the sound of hip-hop, and in turn mainstream America, since he first appeared in the late ‘80s as the mastermind behind N.W.A.’s gritty production.
From his solo work to his collaborations with Snoop Dogg, 50 Cent, Eminem, and countless others, Dr. Dre has become instantly recognizable thanks to his signature sound. Yet a lot of his success and longevity has come from the fact that he knows how to switch his sound up depending on the artist and the vibe.
Much of his work has a cinematic, and at times somewhat sinister quality, while at the same time proving to be highly motivational, for both the artists working with him and anyone listening.
You would be hard pressed to go to an NBA or NFL game without hearing one of his signature tunes. Many athletes today not only get hyped up to his tunes, but are also listening to them through his Dr. Dre headphones. If that’s not the ultimate sign of success than what is?
To celebrate the birthday of the hip-hop god, we are proud to present 10 Dr. Dre Hits You Will Never Stop Hearing at Sporting Events to always keep our heads ringin’ wherever we go.
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