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In an attempt to trick customs officials, counterfeiters send fake Beats in two boxes; the outer box, on the right, has a made-up name to hide the real goods. Photo by Johan Nylande/CNN.

In an attempt to trick customs officials, counterfeiters send fake Beats in two boxes; the outer box, on the right, has a made-up name to hide the real goods. Photo by Johan Nylande/CNN.

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Fake Dr. Dre's Beats Headphones Bonanza

Three weeks ago, hip-hop star Andre Young -- better known as Dr. Dre -- made news as his Beats Electronics line, a maker of premium headphones, was valued at more than $1 billion thanks to an investment from the Carlyle Group.