The mayor of Compton has offered Dr. Dre. a key to the city, according to TMZ.

Mayor Aja Brown would like the legendary rapper to use some of the money from the forthcoming Beats/Apple deal to help restore the city and to helpsponsor arts or music programs in Compton.

Despite his hometown featuring in many of his best songs, it remains to be seen if he'll join DJ Quik in accepting the honour.

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