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Snoop Dogg

Calvin Cordozar Broadus, Jr. (born October 20, 1971) is an American rapper, singer-songwriter, record producer, and actor, well known by his alter-egos Snoop Doggy Dogg, Snoop Dogg and Snoop Lion. Snoop Dogg has sold over 30 million albums worldwide. His music career began in 1992 when he was discovered by Dr. Dre. He collaborated on Dre's solo debut The Chronic, and on the theme song to the film Deep Cover. Snoop's debut album Doggystyle, was released in 1993 under Death Row Records, debuting at No.1 on both the Billboard 200 and R&B charts. Selling almost a million copies in the first week of its release, Doggystyle became certified 4× platinum in 1994 and spawned several hit singles, including "What's My Name" and "Gin & Juice". In 1994, Snoop released a soundtrack on Death Row Records for the short film Murder Was The Case, starring himself. His second album Tha Doggfather (1996), also debuted at No.1 on both charts with "Snoop's Upside Ya Head" as the lead single. The album was certified double platinum in 1997. After leaving Death Row, Snoop signed with No Limit Records, where he recorded his next three albums. Da Game Is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told (1998), No Limit Top Dogg

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Snoop Dogg -- He's Now a White Guy Named Todd

Snoop Dogg
He's Now a White Guy ... Named Todd

There was Snoop Doggy Dogg, then Snoop Dogg, then Snoop Lion ... and now the rapper's added his most radical name change of all -- Todd. Oh yeah, and he's white. For reasons known only… READ MORE >

Snoop Dogg -- BLASTS STEELERS COACH ... 'Fire That Motherf**ker!'

Snoop Dogg
BLASTS STEELERS COACH 'Fire That Motherf**ker!'

Snoop Dogg thinks the Pittsburgh Steelers' offensive coordinator SUCKS -- and last night he blasted the guy in an epic Instagram rant ... saying, "Fire that motherf**ker!"  FYI -- Snoop's a… READ MORE >

- 27 days ago
Snoop Dogg's Son & Muhammad Ali's Grandson -- HS Football Teammates

Snoop Dogg's Son
& Muhammad Ali's Grandson HS Football Teammates

What do Muhammad Ali and Snoop Dogg have in common? They're both gonna be rooting for Bishop Gormon High School this year ... where Snoop's son and Ali's grandson are teammates on the varsity… READ MORE >

- 29 days ago
Beanie Sigel -- Released From Prison ... Half Way Home

Beanie Sigel
Released From Prison Half Way Home

Rapper Beanie Sigel is back on the streets ... a free man after spending 2 years behind bars.Beanie was popped in 2012 for dodging the taxman to the tune of $700,000 between 2003-05.Beanie's… READ MORE >

- 35 days ago
Snoop Dogg Trolls LeBron James -- Kobe Never Left!!!

Snoop Dogg
TROLLS LEBRON ... Kobe Never Left!!!

You didn't think LeBron James was gonna be able to pull this "Returning Home" thing off without getting some crap for it, did you???Well, Snoop Dogg -- a hardcore Los Angeles Lakers fan -- was one… READ MORE >

- 69 days ago
Psy -- I Partied With Snoop Dogg in South Korea

Psy
I Partied With Snoop Dogg in South Korea

Even strict marijuana laws couldn't keep Snoop Dogg away from South Korea to shoot a music video with that country's most popular export -- and, of course, to party his ass off too.Psy was… READ MORE >

- 110 days ago
Snoop Dogg -- My Football League Will Generate 50 NFLers ... In Next 10 Years

Snoop Dogg
My Football League Will Generate 50 NFLers ... In Next 10 Years

He's already churned out 4 pros in the last 2 years, but Snoop Dogg tells TMZ Sports he predicts at least FIFTY more players from the Snoop Youth Football League will be in the NFL in the next… READ MORE >

- 123 days ago
Snoop's Youth Football League -- CHURNS OUT 3 MORE NFL PLAYERS

Snoop's Youth Football League
CHURNS OUT 3 MORE NFL PLAYERS

Snoop Dogg is FIRED UP about the NFL Rookie Class of 2014 -- because 3 of the players are alumni of the youth football league he started back in 2005 ... TMZ Sports has learned. De'Anthony… READ MORE >

- 127 days ago
Snoop Dogg -- BLASTS DONALD STERLING ... 'You Racist Piece of S**t'

Snoop Dogg
BLASTS DONALD STERLING 'You Racist Piece of S**t'

Snoop Dogg is going OFF on Donald Sterling ... blasting the L.A. Clippers owner for being a "racist piece of s**t" ... and it's all on video. Snoop unloaded first thing this morning when he… READ MORE >

- 145 days ago
Snoop's Uncle Junebug Dies -- He's Hotboxing Heaven Now

Uncle Junebug Dies
He's Hotboxing Heaven Now

Uncle Junebug fought the good fight, but Snoop Dogg's right hand weed man has lost his battle with cancer.You're welcome, angels ... enjoy the high grade bud. READ MORE >

- 171 days ago

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