The Defiant Ones

The Defiant Ones is a docu-series directed by Allen Hughes following the stories of Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre - one the son of a Brooklyn longshoreman, the other straight out of Compton. Featuring interviews with the men themselves and the artists they influenced, the four-part series tracks their improbable partnership and surprising leading roles in a chain of transformative events in contemporary culture.

Show Info

Airs on: United States HBO (2017 - 2017)
Schedule: Mon, Tue, Wed, Sun at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Documentary
Genres: Music History
Episodes ordered: 4 episodes

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Part 4

Episode 1x04; Jul 12, 2017

After cutting ties with Death Row Records and Suge Knight, Dr. Dre starts Aftermath Records, (an imprint under Interscope) and discovers Eminem, producing him to international success.Though Jimmy Iovine and Dre continue to produce a top-tier roster

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x04: Part 4Jul 12, 2017
1x03: Part 3Jul 11, 2017
1x02: Part 2Jul 10, 2017
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