Dr. Dre's Son Found Dead

2008-08-26 by Clefable Oathbreaker McKinley | 28 Comments
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The 20-year-old son of Grammy award-winning rapper and producer Dr. Dre was found dead over the weekend at his home in Woodland Hills, California, according to the Los Angeles County coroner's office.

Andre Young Jr. was out with friends Friday night and his mother later found him "unresponsive in bed" when she tried to wake him early Saturday morning, coroner's spokesman Ed Winter told Reuters. She immediately called paramedics, who later pronounced Young dead at the scene.

An autopsy was conducted and the cause of death is still pending toxicology and other tests, which may take six weeks or more, Winter said.

http://news.yahoo.com/story//nm/20080826/us_nm/dre_dc

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combustion07
August 26th 2008
5583 Comments


Wow, thats messed up, I wonder if he od'ed on something

brandtweathers
August 26th 2008
2007 Comments


or a unknown condition. sad regardless

SHOOTME
August 26th 2008
2393 Comments


R.I.P. Andre Young Jr.

Your father is among hip-hops best producers.

mynameischan
Emeritus
August 26th 2008
17966 Comments


damn :/

BallsToTheWall
August 26th 2008
47663 Comments


Maybe he choked in his sleep. An old buddy of mine and also a distant relative to me died in their sleep, supposedly choking on their vomit.

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brandtweathers
August 26th 2008
2007 Comments


maybe. sorry to hear that.

AmericnZero02
August 26th 2008
3692 Comments


Man that's bogus news, RIP lil' Dre.

foreverendeared
August 26th 2008
14678 Comments


i don't think "bogus" is the right word here, but yeah this definitely blows

SnackaryBinx
August 26th 2008
2309 Comments


damn that's sad.

McP3000
August 26th 2008
3957 Comments


wow this sucks, im sure Dre is crushed

xxbattery21xx
August 26th 2008
64 Comments


bummer.

AP07373
August 26th 2008
493 Comments


I wonder what was said during their last conversation....like if Dre will be haunted by something he said...that always make death way more awkward.

Essence
August 26th 2008
5745 Comments


Would people PLEASE stop dying?
RIP, yo.

Thor
August 26th 2008
10253 Comments


wtf this sucks

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mynameischan
Emeritus
August 26th 2008
17966 Comments



I wonder what was said during their last conversation....like if Dre will be haunted by something he said...that always make death way more awkward.

why woudl you think about that

Iam138
August 26th 2008
76 Comments


thats sad

Steerpike
August 26th 2008
1863 Comments


No parent should ever have to bury a child.

HighandDriving
August 27th 2008
3288 Comments


RIP....but I hope to God this doesn`t delay Detox......which it will.

tinathefatlard
August 27th 2008
1618 Comments


^^ You bastard

timothyzha
August 27th 2008
23 Comments


RIP

EyesWideShut
August 27th 2008
4346 Comments


sound like alchahol poison, the vomit deal . damn after watching "Requiem For A Dream" I wouldnt put anything worse than pot in me.

poweroftheweez
August 27th 2008
1294 Comments


That's awful.
RIP

Seantmpc13
August 27th 2008
406 Comments


Oh my God, that's so sad. R.I.P. Andre Young Jr.

VikkiH
August 27th 2008
238 Comments


Too young to die =/

RIP.



AngelPhoenix
August 27th 2008
2763 Comments


No parent should ever have to bury a child




botb
August 27th 2008
10947 Comments


No parent should ever have to bury a child.

completely true. R.I.P.

SynGates
August 27th 2008
2467 Comments


That is shitty.

Goku
August 27th 2008
253 Comments


Man, me and my friend were bouncing to dre last night too.



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