Dr. Dre gets his start as a club DJ and joins World Class Wreckin' Cru. Iovine works his way up from sweeping studio floors to producing hit records.
N.W.A. makes a major cultural impact, but tensions fracture the group. Despite massive success with icons like U2, studio life takes a toll on Iovine.
Transitioning from producer to label executive, Iovine forms Interscope Records, releasing edgy albums from Dr. Dre, Nine Inch Nails, Tupac and more.
Dr. Dre forms Aftermath Records. He and Iovine discover Eminem and launch Beats Electronics, which Apple acquires for $3 billion.