An amazing story.
In an extended clip from the HBO series The Defiant Ones, this is the story of how a white rapper from Detroit and rap’s best producer got together to start one of the decade’s signature musical collaborations. It’s evident from how Eminem and Dre tell the story that their first session in the studio was like falling in love…
kottke – How Eminem was discovered by Dr. Dre
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How did things work out for Dre?
As of 2017 he is the third richest figure in hip hop according to Forbes with a net worth of $740 million.
Not bad for a kid out of Compton, CA. He came up with N.W.A., the first rap group that caught my attention.