Dr. Dre – It’s All On Me – on FNJ

Written by on August 20, 2016

Compton (also known as Compton: A Soundtrack by Dr. Dre) is the third studio album by American hip hop recording artist Dr. Dre. It was released on August 7, 2015 on Apple Music and the iTunes Store, with the physical editions released on August 21, 2015. It is the follow-up to his second album 2001 (1999) and the cancellation of Detox.

Production for the album took place with Detox, but the album itself was devised when production of the movie Straight Outta Compton gave Dre the idea for a soundtrack, with album specific production taking place in 2015 at several recording studios and was handled by Focus…, Dem Jointz, DJ Dahi, Cardiak, DJ Premier and Dr. Dre himself, among others. Compton features guest appearances from Kendrick Lamar, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Cold 187um, King Mez, The Game, Ice Cube, Xzibit, Anderson .Paak and others.

The album debuted at number 2 on the US Billboard 200, selling 295,000 album-equivalent units in its first week. Upon its release, Compton received general acclaim from music critics.

Compton is Dr Dre’s third solo album to debut at number one on the Billboard’s Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums. The album remained in the chart’s top ten for the next several weeks,and, as of January 2016, the album has sold over 535,000 copies in the United States.Compton has been certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

Compton (album). (2016, August 7).

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