Dr. Dre Says He Is ‘The First Billionaire In Hip Hop’…But Why?

Clive Davis and the Recording Academy's 2012 Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons Honoring Richard Branson - Arrivals

Dr. Dre called himself the ‘The First Billionaire In Hip Hop’ but why…well in case you had not heard he was in talks with Apple to buy his headphones company, Beats by Dr. Dre for a whopping $3.2 billion yup that says billion!! And Dre allegedly has almost 25 percent of the stock shares in the company. If it’s true and the deal closes that a huge chunk of change/

Check out the video below ** some cursing**…where Dr. Dre calls himself ‘The First Billionaire In Hip Hop’…I would have waited till everything was all signed…but maybe it was!!! Dre started the company in 2008 with Jimmy Iovine and revamped the headphones industry. He could possibly make $800 from the deal. Congrats!

Via HuffPo

Photo from PR Photos