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Dr. Dre's The Chronic was one of this year's 25 additions to the Library of Congress' National Recording Registry, alongside the theme song to Mister Rogers' Neighborhood and music by Tina Turner. Mike Coppola/Getty Images hide caption

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Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine, the subjects of The Defiant Ones. Joe Pugliese/Courtesy of HBO hide caption

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'The Defiant Ones' Tells The Story Of An Unlikely Music-Biz Duo

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The five young stars of Straight Outta Compton. Left to right: Aldis Hodge (MC Ren), Neil Brown, Jr. (DJ Yella), Jason Mitchell (Eazy-E), O'Shea Jackson, Jr. (Ice Cube), Corey Hawkins (Dr. Dre). Universal Studios hide caption

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Biopic 'Straight Outta Compton' Tells The Epic Story Of Hip-Hop And N.W.A

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Dr. Dre's album Compton, his first release in 16 years, came out today. Scott Council/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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After 16 Years, Dr. Dre Returns With 'Compton'

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'Straight Outta Compton,' 20 Years Later

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Rapper Bocafloja is a pioneer of Mexican hip-hop. Thomas De Los Santos/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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How Hip-Hop Changed Latin Music Forever

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Profiling the Father of G-Funk

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