The hip-hop mogul’s Mediterranean-style mansion includes a recording studio.
Dr. Dre has bought a custom home in a gated community in Calabasas, California, for $4.9 million.
The 1997 Mediterranean-style mansion has in its nearly 9,400 square feet of living space a game room, a snazzy home theater and a potential workspace for the hip-hop mogul: an acoustically engineered studio/office. A total of six bedrooms and 5.75 bathrooms includes a large master suite with a fireplace.
The three-quarter-acre lot contains grassy areas, a free-form swimming pool and spa, a fire pit and a barbecue center. Elsewhere on the grounds is a lighted and fenced tennis/sports court.
Unobstructed views from the property take in the surrounding mountains.
The property had been listed since January for $5.25 million, records show. It previously sold seven years ago for $3.925 million.
Dr. Dre, 53, is the founder and chief executive of Aftermath Entertainment and Beats Electronics. The Grammy winner and record producer has worked with Snoop Dogg, Eminem and 50 Cent, among others.