In the hours since multiple media outlets reported the http://freshnessmag.com/2014/05/08/apple-close-purchase-beats-dr-dre-3-2-billion-rumor/” target=”_blank”>possible purchase of Beats Electronic by http://apple.com” target=”_blank”>Apple last night, hip-hop mogul and Beats’ co-founder http://drdre.com” target=”_blank”>Dr. Dre was already celebrating the $3.2 billion acquisition in his studio. Filmed by actor https://facebook.com/tyrese” target=”_blank”>Tyrese Gibson in a self-congratulating style much like a hip-hop music video, Dre confirms the deal in an expletives-filled rant. Tyrese chimed in as well with “The first billionaire in hip-hop, right here from the motherfuckin West Coast, believe me!”, thus further fueling the East Coast-West Coast rivalry between the two hip-hop fractions. Already worth $550 million and ranked just below Diddy in the latest http://forbes.com/pictures/eeel45ejkjl/the-forbes-five-hip-hops-wealthiest-artists/” target=”_blank”>Hip-Hop’s Wealthiest List compiled by http://forbes.com” target=”_blank”>Forbes, Dre will likely top the chart now by becoming hip-hop’s first billionaire.
While Tyrese promptly deleted the video from his https://facebook.com/tyrese” target=”_blank”>Facebook page, you see the video in full entirety on various YouTube accounts.