Dr. Dre GOOD GENES OR GOOD DOCS

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It looks like aging has forgot about Dre.

Here’s a 30-year-old version of the hip-hop mogul backstage at the Source Awards in New York City (left) and 20 years later ... the Beats boss – who celebrated his 51st birthday earlier this week -- at a movie premiere in Los Angeles late last year (right).

Ain't nuthin’ but a gene thang.

The question is ...