Dr. Dre Pays $3.5 Million a Year to His Ex-Wife

In Hollywood, it’s not unusual to see some actually nasty and dramatic divorces infrequently between millionaire athletes, actors, or musicians and their spouses.

In June 2020, the subsequent sufferer of a brutal divorce course of can be the hip-hop mogul and notorious rapper, Dr. Dre. 

Dre’s spouse, Nicole Younger, filed for divorce papers in the summertime of 2020 after 24 years of marriage.

The well-known couple has two grownup youngsters, son Truce and daughter Really. From the start of the divorce course of, it was apparent that it wouldn’t go in a peaceable and pleasant method.

From the very begin, Nicole Younger threw some severe allegations by stating that the well-known rapper held a gun to her head on a couple of events, in 2000 and 2001.

He was additionally accused of hitting her within the head in addition to kicking the bed room door whereas she was “hiding from his rage”.

Dr. Dre responded to this by saying, “I by no means abused my spouse or threatened her bodily security in any method”. 

In the mean time, the rapper filed a separate lawsuit in opposition to his soon-to-be ex-wife.

The lawsuit was for “stealing” round $350 million out of his recording studio positioned in California.

Nicole argued this by saying that the cash in query has been returned and that it wasn’t stolen since she took it whereas they have been nonetheless married, implicating that she was entitled to it. 

The official reported internet price of Dr. Dre is roughly $850 million with property price round $243 million.

Dr. Dre was represented within the case by Anne Kiley (well-known Hollywood legal professional whose shopper was additionally Brad Pitt), whereas Younger was represented by the well-known movie star lawyer Samantha Specter (no, it’s not Harvey Specter’s spouse). 

One other enormous dispute between the 2 occurred due to a prenup.

Nicole claimed that she had signed a prenup with the rapper, however solely as a result of he compelled her to take action.

She claims that after their first two years of marriage he stated he felt ashamed that he had made her signal the prenup and proceeded to tear it up in entrance of her.

Dre denied ever tearing up the prenup, declaring that she signed it by her personal will and that he needs it enforced. 

The Results of the Divorce

We are able to say that the aftermath of the divorce didn’t put a smile on the rapper’s face. The courtroom ordered Dr. Dre to pay a burly quantity to his spouse for spousal help. The rapper was ordered to pay round $3.5 million a 12 months in keeping with the courtroom paperwork. 

Dre is meant to pay $293,306 every month, including as much as $3,519,672 a 12 months. The doc stating this additionally says that the funds will go on till “the get together that’s receiving the help remarries or enter into a brand new home partnership, within the case of dying of both get together, or till the courtroom decides to droop the order.”

And as a cherry on high, Dre may also must carry on paying the bills for his or her houses in Malibu and Pacific Palisades.