Leave it to DJ Quik to finally say what most fans of Dr. Dre are already thinking. The Cali legend spoke with the Herald Sun and conceded that the Good Dr. was pretty much done with the idea of putting out Detox.
“I don’t really believe that Dr. Dre’s gonna release [Detox],” he said in an interview with Nui Te Koha for The Herald Sun. “I think he’s kind of over it and rightfully so. If he does put it out, it’s gonna come out without the fanfare…He’s already succeeded. He doesn’t have to prove to anybody that he can make a hot record. What else can he do? He can’t reinvent the wheel. He’s already made all the wheels in Hip Hop. I think it’s hard for him to let go of another brainchild that he might think some people won’t even appreciate because some of it is advanced. I’ve listened to it. It’s a smart record.”
This definitely seems in line with what we’ve heard from other folks close to the situation. Pour out a little liquor. Read more at HipHopDX.com.