And distributed by Priority Records. Recording sessions for the album took place in June 1992 at Death Row Studios in Los Angeles. And at Bernie Grundman Mastering. The album is named after a slang term for high-grade cannabis. And its cover is a homage to Zig-Zag.
Dre's first solo album after he had departed from hip hop group N. And its label Ruthless Records. On The Chronic , he included both subtle and direct insults at Ruthless and its owner, former N. Although a solo album, it features many appearances by Snoop Dogg.
Who used the album as a launch pad for his own solo career. The Chronic peaked at number three on the Billboard 200. And had been certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. With sales of 5.7 million copies in the United States, which led to Dr.
Dre's production has been noted for popularizing the G-funk. The Chronic has been widely regarded as one of the most important and influential albums of the 1990s and regarded by many fans and peers to be one of the most well-produced hip hop albums of all time. The Chronic was ranked at #138 on Rolling Stone' s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time. (born February 18, 1965), better known by his stage name. Dre , is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur.
He is the founder and current CEO of Aftermath Entertainment. Dre was previously the co-owner of, and an artist on, Death Row Records. He has produced albums for and overseen the careers of many rappers, including 2Pac.He is credited as a key figure in the popularization of West Coast. Characterized as synthesizer-based with slow, heavy beats. Dre was ranked as the second richest figure in the American hip hop scene by Forbes. The item "DR DRE SIGNED THE CHRONIC 2 LP ALBUM COVER AUTOGRAPHED WITH COA! WITH RECORDS" is in sale since Tuesday, May 23, 2017. This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Autographs-Original\Music\Rock & Pop\Records". The seller is "lv-collectibles" and is located in Las Vegas, Nevada. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Russian federation, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica.