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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. 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 “glam Baptist church” set. Paul published […]

Today in Hip Hop History: YO! MTV Raps Debuted on MTV 30 Years Ago

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30 years ago on this date, MTV premiered the first episode of the Hip Hop generated video show, YO! MTV Raps. Everybody has their own personal memory of MTV Raps. Whether it was during the era of comedians Ed Lover and Doctor Dre or during the Fab 5 Freddy reign, YMTVR gave the world its […]

Yo! MTV Raps Host Doctor Dré Announces That He’s Blind, Due to Diabetes

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Andre Brown is known in the Hip Hop world as Doctor Dré, the former host of the trailblazing MTV Yo! MTV Raps show, which helped bring rap videos to the commercial forefront. Now, he’d also like to be known as a guy fighting to help raise diabetes awareness and contribute to prevention efforts, as he’s now lost […]