Happy 54th Birthday To Hip Hop Mogul Dr. Dre!

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Today we celebrate the birth of one of the most influential figures in Hip Hop. Not only was this man the first rap billionaire, he was an instrumental part (literally and figuratively) in the creation of a new sub genre of rap known as G-Funk. The living legend being described is none other than Dr. […]

Dr. Dre Is Wrapping Up Busta Rhymes’ First LP In 7 Years

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Over 10 years ago, Dr. Dre signed the illustrious Busta Rhymes to his Aftermath label, but the union only produced one album, Busta’s Big Bang in 2006. Now, it has been confirmed that post production finishing touches are being put on Buss A Bus’ first album since Year Of The Dragon. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: Dr Dre Dropped ‘The Chronic’ LP 26 Years Ago

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On this date in 1992, Dr. Dre released his debut solo album The Chronic on his own Death Row Records imprint, which was distributed by Priority Records. This album introduced the world to the Death Row experience, G-Funk infused Hip Hop and the one and only Snoop Doggy Dogg. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Recorded […]

Dr. Dre’s Series Rejected by Apple CEO Due to Violence

Dr. Dre's Series Rejected by Apple CEO Due to Violence

Dr. Dre’s TV series hit a road bump. On Saturday (Sept. 22), the Wall Street Journal announced that Vital Signs, which is a semi-autobiographical show Dre created for Apple, was dismissed by Apple CEO Tim Cook for being too violent. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Clearly, Cook saw the six-episode series himself before revealing to […]

Doctor Dré Was Shooting a Music Video was Confused for Dr. Dre

Doctor Dré Was Shooting a Music Video was Confused for Dr. Dre

The word around Pelham, NY on Sunday was that Dr. Dre was shooting a music video in the area with London-based pop star, Aaron Paul. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information But it ended up being another Hip Hop physician, former Yo! MTV Raps, Doctor Dré. They filmed at Glamsense Divas Beauty Bar, which was transformed into a […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: The Firm Releases ‘The Album’ 21 Years Ago

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On this day in Hip-Hop History New York based super group The Firm released the sole studio album, The Album. As a collaborative effort made by Nas, Aftermath label-head Dr. Dre and marketing genius Steve Stoute, The Album was designed to boast the commercial and mainstream appeal of four of New York’s most prolific emcees: Nas, Foxy Brown, […]

[WATCH] Dr. Dre Lets Fans Get A Sneak Peek of His Coveted Sneaker Collection

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A lot of artists wonder what Dre has in his beat stash, but sneaker enthusiasts may definitely dig what kicks the West Coast OG has in his kicks closet. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Yesterday, Dre’s protégé Anderson .Paak took to IG to share a small snippet vid of the good Doc’s kick collection. Advertisement […]

Eminem Releases Surprise Album ‘Kamikaze’ Executive Produced by Dr. Dre

Eminem Releases Surprise Album, 'Kamikaze', Executive Produced by Dr. Dre

Eminem just released an album out of nowhere on Friday (Aug. 31), marking his tenth solo studio album, Kamikaze. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The new undertaking features Joyner Lucas, Royce 5’9″ and Jessie Reyez on two tracks, and consists of 13-tracks. The last track is the rapper’s record on the Venom soundtrack. Shady has […]

KRS-1 Announces New Music in the Studio With Dr. Dre


KRS-1 is undoubtedly one of the best to ever touch the mic. Along with dropping The World Is MIND album last year, Mr. Kris Parker linked up with past cohort Hakim Green on Green’s Live From The Streets project, so there’s no doubt that after three decades in the game, The Teacha is still working. […]

Today In Hip Hop History: N.W.A. Release Their Second Project ‘100 Miles And Runnin’ 28 Years Ago

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On this date in 1990, “the world’s most dangerous group” dropped their second album and only EP, 100 Miles And Runnin on the Ruthless/.Priority label. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information This was also the first release by N.W.A. sans their lead songwriter and most celebrated emcee O’Shea “Ice Cube” Jackson after a contract dispute forced […]



Today on The Source Report, we salute one of the most classic records in the history of Hip-Hop. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Exactly 30 years ago on 8/8/88, N.W.A. dropped Straight Outta Compton, introducing to world what is now known as “gangsta rap’. Without a lot of radio promotion or marketing, this album caused a […]