Dr. Dre Similar Artists

Snoop Dogg - 100% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts R&B / Soul Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray VHS CDs Vinyl

Ice Cube - 84% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Urban & Rap
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray VHS CDs Vinyl

2Pac - 68% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray VHS CDs Vinyl Gifts & Collectibles

Parish Lesane Crooks, 16 June 1971, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA, d. 13 September 1996, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. The controversy-laced gangsta rapper 2Pac was the son of two Black Panther members, and his mother Alice Faye Williams was actually pregnant with her son while being held in a New York prison. After his mother married Mutulu Shakur, who became the baby Read more

RadioIO Offer

Eminem - 57% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts Soundtracks Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray VHS CDs Vinyl Gifts & Collectibles

Marshall Bruce Mathers III, 17 October 1973 (1972 is also cited by some sources), Kansas City, Missouri, USA. This white rapper burst onto the US charts in 1999 with a controversial take on the horrorcore genre, and by the start of the new millennium was firmly established as one of America’s most fêted and successful modern songwriters.Mat Read more

50 Cent - 50% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 2000s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

Nas - 47% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: R&B / Soul Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

Nasir Bin Olu Dara Jones, 14 September 1973, Long Island, New York, USA. From the tough Queensbridge housing projects which brought the world Marley Marl, MC Shan and Intelligent Hoodlum, Nas made his name as a highly skilled rapper with the double whammy of 1994’s Illmatic and 1996’s It Was Written, albums whose music was crafted with a degree of subtlety and fore Read more

The Game - 47% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray Vinyl

Jayceon Terrell Taylor, 29 November 1979, Los Angeles, California, USA. This west coast gangsta rapper shot to fame in 2004 on the strength of his association with Dr. Dre and 50 Cent. Taylor was raised in a foster home in Compton and, like many young men from his neighbourhood, followed a path into crime and dealing. His redemption came when he decided to take up rapping af Read more

Xzibit - 47% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Urban & Rap
View Artist: Overview Songs DVDs Blu-ray CDs

Eazy-E - 46% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs Vinyl

Eric Wright, 7 September 1963 (1964 is also cited), Compton, California, USA, d. 26 March 1995, Los Angeles, California, USA. There are those critics who did not take well to Eazy-E’s ‘whine’, but his debut kept up N.W.A.’s momentum by managing to offend just about every imaginable faction, right and left. Attending a fund-raising dinner for the Republica Read more

D12 - 45% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Urban & Rap
View Artist: Overview Songs CDs

Mobb Deep - 42% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs Vinyl

This rap duo, comprising Havoc (Kejuan Muchita, 21 May 1974, Queensbridge, New York, USA) and Prodigy (b. Albert Johnson, 2 November 1974, Queensbridge, New York, USA), made a colossal impact in 1995 with their hardcore hip-hop single ‘Shook Ones Part II’. Compared in the music press to the experience of hearing Schoolly D for the first time, it saw the New York-ba Read more

Jay-Z - 41% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Heavy Metal Music Videos & Concerts R&B / Soul Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

Shawn Corey Carter, 4 December 1969, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. Raised in Brooklyn, Carter was a school friend of the Notorious B.I.G. He first started releasing records in the late 80s, part-financing his music by hustling. In 1990, he appeared on records by his close friend Jaz (‘The Originators’) and Original Flavor (‘Can I Get Open’), and Read more

Outkast - 40% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs Vinyl

This hip-hop duo comprises Dre aka André 3000 (André Benjamin, 27 May 1975, Georgia, USA) and Big Boi (b. Antwan André Patton, 1 February 1975, Savannah, Georgia, USA), who first met while studying at Atlanta’s Tri-City high school. The duo signed a recording contract with L.A. And Babyface’s LaFace imprint prior to graduation, and immediately Read more

G-Unit - 39% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs Vinyl

Owing to the extraordinary success of his official solo debut, Get Rich Or Die Tryin’, it was only a matter of time before US rapper 50 Cent (Curtis Jackson, 6 July 1975, Queens, New York City, New York, USA) launched his own collective, G-Unit. While many new fans assumed it was a freshly assembled outfit, it turns out that G-Unit’s history stretched back before 5 Read more

Kanye West - 39% match to Dr. Dre

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts R&B / Soul Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

Kanye Omari West, 8 June 1977, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. After making a name for himself in the rap world as a producer, Kanye West successfully launched his own recording career in the early years of the twenty-first century. He first rose to prominence during the late 90s, when he produced hit albums for Foxy Brown (Chyna Doll), Beanie Sigel (The Truth), and Ma$e’s Harle Read more

Best of The Source Awards, Volume 1 - Hip-Hop
87% OFF
Straight from the Streets
87% OFF
Set It Off
62% OFF
Set It Off (DVD)
$4.98 on SALE
Rating 4.6  (86)

Artist matches Powered by AudioScrobbler