Dr. Dre and his work that shaped the sound of hip-hop and music, in general, has now been honoured by ASCAP, who presented the legendary producer with the first-ever Hip-Hop Icon Award. 

The Aftermath producer appeared at the ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards on June 22 and spoke about being honored while at the podium for the ceremony. Dre talked about the award’s turntable shape before speaking about his beginnings as a DJ.