Dr. Dre Net Worth: $820 million
Dr. Dre Net Worth: Dr. Dre is an American rapper, actor, entrepreneur and producer who has a net worth of $820 million. Dr. Dre is one of the most successful entertainers of the last three decades. He has earned hundreds of millions of dollars from his music career and significantly more through various entrepreneurial pursuits.
As a member of N.W.A and later as a solo artist, Dre has sold hundreds of millions of albums and singles during his career. He then launched the careers of both Eminem and 50 Cent through his production company/label Aftermath Entertainment.
Outside of music Dr. Dre and music producer Jimmy Iovine co-created the consumer electronics company Beats By Dre which was acquired be Apple in May 2014 for $3 billion. At the time of the sale, Jimmy and Dre both owned 25% of Beats by Dre and therefore they each earned $750 million pre-tax from the deal. Immediately after the sale, Dre was left with a post-tax fortune (after combining with his other assets) of $780 million.
In June of 2020 it was reported that Dre’s wife of 24 years, Nicole Young, had filed for divorce. At the time of the filing we estimated that Dre’s net worth was $820 million. The couple reportedly does not have a prenup.