Still D.R.E.

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"Still D.R.E."
Single by Dr. Dre featuring Snoop Dogg
from the album 2001
B-side "The Next Episode"
"The Message"
Released October 13, 1999[1]
Format CD single
Recorded 1999
Genre West coast hip hop, g-funk, gangsta rap
Length 4:34
Label Aftermath, Interscope
Writer(s) Andre Young, Melvin Bradford, Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter, Scott Storch
Producer(s) Dr. Dre, Mel-Man, Scott Storch
Dr. Dre chronology
"Guilty Conscience"
"Still D.R.E."
"Forgot About Dre"
Snoop Dogg singles chronology
"Down for My N's"
"Still D.R.E."
"The Next Episode"
Audio sample
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"Still D.R.E." is a song by American rapper Dr. Dre, featuring fellow American rapper Snoop Dogg. It was released on October 13, 1999[1] as the lead single from Dre's multi-platinum second studio album, 2001 (1999).

The single itself was popular, helping the album reach multi-platinum status, announcing Dre's return to the forefront of the hip-hop scene. "Still D.R.E." debuted and peaked at number 93 on the Billboard Hot 100. It was more successful in the United Kingdom,on the R&B charts at #1 where it peaked. The song is featured in the crime, drama, and thriller Training Day, in the in-game radio station, West Coast Classics, in the video game Grand Theft Auto V, and was also featured on the American drama series Prison Break.

Music video[edit]

The music video, directed by Hype Williams, consists mainly of The D.O.C., Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre driving and riding in lowrider cars (a reference to the "Nuthin' But a 'G' Thang" music video from The Chronic album). It features a cameo from Eminem, seen chasing a group of women across a beach, Pharrell Williams in the backseat of a lowrider and Shaquille O'Neal with Dr. Dre in one clip.

Track listing[edit]

  • UK CD single #1[2]
  1. "Still D.R.E." – 4:34
  2. "The Next Episode" (featuring Snoop Dogg) – 2:42
  3. "Still D.R.E." (Instrumental) – 4:34
  4. "Still D.R.E." (Explicit Music Video)
  • UK CD single #2[3]
  1. "Still D.R.E." (Radio Edit) – 3:54
  2. "The Message" (featuring Mary J. Blige & Rell) – 4:13
  3. "Still D.R.E." (Instrumental) – 4:34
  4. "Still D.R.E." (Clean Music Video)
  1. "Still D.R.E." – 4:34
  2. "Still D.R.E." (Radio Edit) – 3:54
  3. "Still D.R.E." (Instrumental) – 4:34
  4. "Still D.R.E." (Acapella) – 4:34


Chart (2000) Peak
France (SNEP)[5] 29
Ireland (IRMA)[6] 14
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[7] 10
UK R&B (Official Charts Company)[8] 1
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[9] 6
US Billboard Hot 100[10] 93
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[11] 32
US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard)[12] 11
US Rhythmic (Billboard)[13] 29


Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United Kingdom (BPI)[14] Gold 400,000^
United States (RIAA)[15] 4× Platinum 4,000,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone


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