Billionaire Dr. Dre?
Could Dr. Dre be the first hip hop billionaire? Well with a potential deal with Apple afloat, the Beats by Dre brand is speculated to being purchased for a sum of $3.2 billion. If this deal is successful, Dr. Dre's net worth will balloon from it's currently estimated $550 million sum to somewhere around $800 million dollars. He'd be just shy of the $200 million he'd need to become a billionaire due to capital gains taxes. So the phrase "balling" in hip-hop is about to take on a whole new meaning. Here's more on the report from forbes