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Dr. Dre Gives His Perspective on “Future” of Hip Hop/Rap…10 Years Ago


Dr. Dre’s musical intuition has long been considered impeccable. But what about is intuition on the future of hip hop/rap music? Well, in the 1/2-hr-long video below (recorded in 1997), Dr. Dre touches a number of topics, and gives his thoughts on where hip hop/rap will be in the “future;” which in this case would be after 2007.
(Shout out to and for video link).

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Amir Said (aka Sa’id) is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of BeatTips. A writer, publisher, and beatmaker/rapper from New York, Said is the author of a number of books, including ‘The BeatTips Manual,’ ‘The Art of Sampling,’ ‘Ghetto Brother,’ and ‘The Truth About New York.’ He is also a recording artist with a number of music projects, including his latest album 'The Best of Times.' Follow him on Twitter at: @amirsaid and @BeatTipsManual

  • Mariella

    Who is the person who interviewed him?

  • I can remember this interview. I have watched it on MTV Urban. It is legendary!
    Dr. Dre is the best HipHop producer ever.
    I love him!