Hip-hop mogul Dr Dre is the founder of Aftermath Entertainment
The 20-year-old son of rap star Dr Dre has been found dead at his family's home in Los Angeles.
The body of Andre Young Jr - who was named after his father - was found by his mother.
"Dr Dre is mourning the loss of his son Andre Young Jr," Dr Dre's publicist Lori Earl said in a statement.
The cause of death is not likely to be determined for eight weeks while toxicology tests are carried out, coroner John Kades said.
Dr Dre is a Grammy Award-winning rapper, producer and record executive.
As the founder of Aftermath Entertainment and a former co-owner of Death Row Records, he has produced songs by artists like Eve, Mary J Blige and Snoop Dogg.
He has also overseen the careers of many rappers including Eminem and 50 Cent.