She cited irreconcilable differences for the split, which comes after 24 years of marriage.
Young and Dr. Dre share two adult children - 23-year-old son Truice and 19-year-old daughter Truly - while the music mogul has four children from previous relationships. This wouldn't be Nicole's first divorce because was formerly married to National Basketball Association player, Sedale Threatt.
When Nicole Young met and fell for Dr. Dre she was, in fact, still married to her first husband, former National Basketball Association player Sedale Threatt.
When the couple met, Nicole was still married to her ex-husband and National Basketball Association star Sedale Threatt.
There are reports that the couple's marriage has no prenup and the music mogul is worth an estimated $800M.
Dre began his career as a member of the World Class Wreckin' Cru in 1985, and later found fame with the gangsta rap group N.W.A. He sold that company to Apple Inc.in 2014 for upward of $3 million, just as he declared himself the "first billionaire in hip-hop." The title has since been given to JAY-Z, but in December 2019 Forbes recognized Dr. Dre as the top-earning musician of the 2010s, with $950 million in earnings between 2010 and 2019. In 1996, he left Death Row Records to establish his own label, Aftermath Entertainment.