20 Ways Dr. Dre's The Chronic Changed Music

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The Doctor Is In

Dr. Dre was already recognized for his ground-breaking production for N.W.A. and The D.O.C., but with The Chronic he became a rap legend—and a crossover superstar. The album also introduced his now-familiar gift for discovering and breaking new talent. Back then, it was Snoop, Warren G, Tha Dogg Pound, RBX and Lady of Rage. But in the years to come, he would also introduce Eminem, 50 Cent, Game and Kendrick Lamar . The Chronic made his long, legendary, incredibly impactful career possible. 

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