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Dr. Dre To Donate Royalties From Next Album To New Performing Arts Center

LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess) — Iconic hip hop artist Dr. Dre announced that he plans to donate all of the royalties from his forthcoming album "Compton: A Soundtrack" to support the construction of new new performance arts center in the Los Angeles neighborhood.

Dre revealed his philanthropic plans during an interview on Zane Lowe's Beats 1 Radio show. Dre's new album, his third, and he says final studio project, will be released on Apple Music on August 7th.

"Compton" will be Dre's first new material since his 1999 release "2001" which went 7 times platinum and has sold more than 7.5 million copies since release. – Staff Writers