“Surviving Compton” aired this past weekend on Lifetime and got mixed reactions.
The story is about Michel’le Toussant and her abusive relationships with both Dr. Dre and Suge Knight.
The one-time R&B star (1989’s “No More Lies”) dated Dr. Dre in the early 1990s, when he and N.W.A. were on the road to stardom. The couple lived together and had a son in 1991. Oddly enough, Michel’le later married Dre’s Death Row Records counterpart, Suge Knight, with whom she had a daughter in 2002 (they divorced in 2005).
[FLASHBACK: Michel’le Get’s ‘Nicety’ With Suge Knight in Child Support Case… ]
Michel’le was signed to N.W.A. member Eazy-E’s Ruthless Records, and Dre produced her album but she conspicuously absent from last year’s hit film “Straight Outta Compton”… and now we know why!
In case you missed it, watch ‘Surviving Compton: Dre, Suge & Michel’le’ below… Continue Reading…