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Apple Buys Beats by Dre for $3.2 Billion; Dr. Dre Is The First Billionaire Rapper


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#1 Ham

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Posted May 09, 2014 - 06:49 PM

Apple confirmed to buy Beats by Dre for 3.2 billion or more. Dre could be the first billionaire rapper. 

 

 


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#2 Yaboy

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Posted May 09, 2014 - 06:58 PM

Dre's a businessman.


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#3 Ham

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Posted May 09, 2014 - 06:59 PM

Dre's a businessman.

Lol yeah so is Hov, and Diddy. 


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Posted May 09, 2014 - 06:59 PM

Damn 


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Posted May 09, 2014 - 07:07 PM

lol all these companies are going on buying spree's lately. 



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Posted May 09, 2014 - 07:12 PM

Lol yeah so is Hov, and Diddy. 

yup.. but Hov and Diddy have actually dropped music recently lol........ but whatever... Props to Dre.


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Posted May 09, 2014 - 07:13 PM

Would it hurt for him to release Detox now? People would just buy that album because he's associated with Apple. What more does he want.

 

All he has to do is make sure he has a few songs with Eminem and Snoop Dogg. He's set.



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Posted May 09, 2014 - 07:27 PM

Lol yeah so is Hov, and Diddy. 

As a producer Dre > Diddy

As a business man Diddy > Dre

Who has the better hip-hop albums Dre > Diddy

Impact in hip-hop Dre > Diddy

As a rapper who doesn't write their own lyrics Dre > Diddy.



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Posted May 09, 2014 - 07:33 PM

Dre and Diddy both make more than Jay-Z but ask someone on the street and they'll say Jay-Z is the richest. 


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Posted May 09, 2014 - 07:54 PM

Huge accomplishment 

 

 

That Crip walk doe ...lol


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Posted May 09, 2014 - 08:14 PM

As a producer Dre > Diddy

As a business man Diddy > Dre

Who has the better hip-hop albums Dre > Diddy

Impact in hip-hop Dre > Diddy

As a rapper who doesn't write their own lyrics Dre > Diddy.

 

Most aliases, monikers, identities:

 

Dre < Diddy, P. Diddy, Puffy, Puff Daddy, and whatever else is in there that can be morphed.



#12 Majesty

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Posted May 09, 2014 - 08:38 PM

Dre freaking created the cabbage patch.  he deserves this lol :D 


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Posted May 09, 2014 - 08:49 PM

Muy interesante.


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Posted May 09, 2014 - 08:57 PM

damn dre doin it like that


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#15 Ham

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Posted May 09, 2014 - 09:26 PM

As a producer Dre > Diddy
As a business man Diddy > Dre
Who has the better hip-hop albums Dre > Diddy
Impact in hip-hop Dre > Diddy
As a rapper who doesn't write their own lyrics Dre > Diddy.

Lol I know that... you don't need to tell me?

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#16 Ham

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Posted May 09, 2014 - 09:26 PM


Dre and Diddy both make more than Jay-Z but ask someone on the street and they'll say Jay-Z is the richest.


They're obviously oblivious

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Posted May 09, 2014 - 09:28 PM

Dre and Diddy both make more than Jay-Z but ask someone on the street and they'll say Jay-Z is the richest. 

Bc pre-Beats by Dre and Ciroc , he was

 

and he + Bey is right there with diddy



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Posted May 09, 2014 - 09:42 PM

That's a pretty damn impressive sale price for the headphones. Goes to show that the correct marketing can make a crappy product worth a lot of money.



#19 Ham

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Posted May 09, 2014 - 09:50 PM


That's a pretty damn impressive sale price for the headphones. Goes to show that the correct marketing can make a crappy product worth a lot of money.


It's decent. Just that other headphones are better with better price.

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Posted May 09, 2014 - 09:52 PM

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