Dr. Dre’s third and final record Compton just been released, following a 3-hour stream of the album late last night. Compton represents the rapper’s first venture into a studio project in 16 years, following 1992’s The Chronic, and 1999’s 2001. Before this release, Dr. Dre had acquired a reputation for teasing and never releasing his long-anticipated third record, which, for the longest time, was to be entitled Detox.
Dre revealed last week that he scrapped Detox because it simply didn’t match the standards he expected of the record. Compton is a record attached and inspired by the upcoming biographical drama Straight Outta Compton, revolving around N.W.A. Compton is available to purchase right now, stream it here.