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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 -- Busted in Italy ... Carrying Too Much Cash

Snoop Dogg
Busted In Italy Carrying Too Much Cash

Snoop Dogg found himself in some hot water with Italian Customs agents after facing a problem most people wish they could have ... he was carrying too much money. Reports say that Snoop was… READ MORE >

Snoop Dogg -- Arrested in Sweden ... Claims Racial Profiling (VIDEO)

Snoop Dogg
Arrested in Sweden Claims Racial Profiling

7/27 8:35 AM PT -- Swedish authorities tell TMZ ... Snoop was NOT driving at the time of the arrest, he was simply a passenger. But Snoop showed signs of being under… READ MORE >

- 10 days ago
Snoop Dogg -- MC's Daughter's Sweet 16 ... Quit Texting and Start Dancing Kids!

Snoop Dogg
MC's Daughter's Sweet 16 Quit Texting, Start Dancing Kids!

Even Snoop Dogg has to fight like hell to keep teenagers' attention -- as he found out when he got on the mic for his daughter's Snooper (yeah, we said it)… READ MORE >

- 43 days ago
Snoop Dogg -- Colt 45 Doesn't Work Every Time! Someone Owes Me Money

Snoop Dogg
Colt 45 Doesn't Work Every Time! Someone Owes Me Money

Forget gin and juice ... Snoop Dogg has a huge deal to promote Colt 45 now, but says someone forgot to pay him, so he's suing their asses. Snoop signed an endorsement deal in 2011 to promote… READ MORE >

- 58 days ago
Young Buck -- It’s Snoop Dogg’s Fault I Faked My Drug Test!

Young Buck
It’s Snoop’s Fault I Faked My Drug Test!

1:00 PM PST -- Young Buck tells TMZ, "It's nobody's fault but my own."   Young Buck couldn’t resist smoking weed with Snoop Dogg while on probation ... and now the G-Unit rapper… READ MORE >

- 76 days ago
UCLA Football Coach -- Praises Snoop, Diddy ... 'We've Got Rap Game Covered!'

UCLA Football Coach
Praises Snoop, Diddy 'We've Got Rap Game Covered!'

Both Snoop and Diddy are proud parents of UCLA football players this season -- and the head football coach is PUMPED ... saying, "I've got the East Coast and the West… READ MORE >

- 79 days ago
One Direction's Louis and Liam -- Let's Be Blunt  ... We're Partying With Snoop  (PHOTO + VIDEO)

1D's Louis and Liam
Let's Be Blunt We're Partying with Snoop!

One Direction is ripping a page out of the Justin Bieber playbook ... shedding the whole teen heartthrob thing for Snoop and his mega-blunt. Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne got down at… READ MORE >

- 85 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- Training Off, Party On! ... Clubbin' With Huge Rap Stars

Floyd Mayweather
Training Off Party On! Clubbin' With Huge Rap Stars

Training camp might be over, but turn up season is just beginning for Floyd Mayweather ... 'cause TMZ Sports has pics of the money man's triumphant return ... to the clubs. Floyd put his famous… READ MORE >

- 88 days ago
Snoop Dogg's Wife -- I'm Raising My Ass-Shaking Game ... And My Daughter's Too

Snoop Dogg's Wife
I'm Raising My Ass-Shaking Game ... And My Daughter's Too

Snoop Dogg 's wife is flashing her own skillz as a potential video vixen ... because Shante Broadus and Snoop's daughter Cori are twerking their asses off with L.A.'s… READ MORE >

- 120 days ago

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