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Apple Buys Beats By Dr. Dre for $3 Billion – Officially Announced

In a statement released earlier this afternoon, Apple officially announced its acquisition of Beats By Dr. Dre for a total $3 billion, of which $2.6 billion will be cash up front and $400 million in stock. The purchase consists of Beats Music, its subscription-base streaming music service, …

Dr. Dre Confirms $3.2 Billion Purchase By Apple, Becoming Hip-Hop’s First Billionaire

In the hours since multiple media outlets reported the possible purchase of Beats Electronic by Apple last night, hip-hop mogul and Beats’ co-founder Dr. Dre was already celebrating the $3.2 billion acquisition in his studio. Filmed by actor Tyrese Gibson in a self-congratulating style much like a …

Apple In Talks to Buy Beats by Dr. Dre For $3.2 Billion

With nearly $159 billion in cash on its balance sheet, Apple will finally spend some of it as the tech giant is close to purchasing Beats Electronics, the maker of Beats by Dr Dre headphones and Beats music streaming service. The deal, rumored to be around $3.2 …

Beats by Dr. Dre x Pharrell – Beats Pill “Happy” Commercial

In a cross promotion for his upcoming solo LP, which is due out sometime later this year via Columbia Records, Pharrell Williams stars in Dr. Dre’s latest Beats by Dre Pill mini-speaker system spot. The commercial features the song “Happy,” from Despicable Me 2 with Pusha T., Maxine Ashley, Travie …

Alexander Wang x Beats by Dr. Dre Studio Headphones | Preview

During our conversation earlier this year with Luke Wood, the Chief Operating Officer for Beats Electronics, he quietly alluded to the fact that “bigger projects” were to come soon though gave no details as to what. All is more apparent now as fashion designer Alexander Wang “teases” …

UNDEFEATED Billboard Project 28 – “FV:XIII” | By FUTURA and 13th Witness

Thanks to the generous support of audio accessories maker Beats by Dr. Dre, LA’s retailer/clothing brand UNDEFEATED unveiled its 28th billboard project this morning. Featuring “FV:XIII”, a collaborative work by graffiti master FUTURA and photography iconoclast 13th Witness, the billboard also helped to kick-off the release of …

Beats by Dr. Dre urBeats Earphones – Metallic Collection

It’s probably tough for even Dre to imagine just how quick his Beats by Dr. Dre line has grown since its release back in 2008. Beginning with over-ear designs and quickly growing with pricey collaborations with Colette, a denim take with Selfridges, and even festive Fourth of …

UNDEFEATED x Beats by Dr. Dre Studio Headphones

Two brands with deep roots in Southern California are set to debut a special Black Friday release, one that pays tribute to the region’s long history of street culture. The two names are Undefeated and Beats by Dr Dre, coming together on a limited Studio headphone that merges …

Beats by Dr. Dre New Studio – Matte Black

Just look around the next time you’re driving on the highway: matte finishes are more popular than ever. Shiny and gleaming are out, dull and flat are in, and this retooled edition of the new Studio from Beats by Dre capitalizes on the trend. The refreshed version …