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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 -- Brady Ruling Is 'Bulls**t'

Snoop Dogg
Brady Ruling Is 'Bulls**t'

Snoop Dogg is calling B.S. on the Tom Brady ruling -- basically saying it ain't fair that Brady will skate ... while players suspended for weed will still be forced… READ MORE >

'Straight Outta Compton' -- Sequel Planned for Snoop, Dogg Pound & Tupac

'Straight Outta Compton'
Sequel Planned for ... Snoop, Dogg Pound & Tupac

Hollywood's not done cashing in on the 'hood -- a "Straight Outta Compton" sequel, of sorts, is in the works featuring the rise of Snoop Dogg, Tupac and other West Coast rap legends. Dogg Pound… READ MORE >

- 14 days ago
Lil Eazy-E -- Snoop Dogg Kept Cordell Quitting UCLA ... On the Low Low (VIDEO)

Lil Eazy-E
Snoop Kept Son's Decision ... On the Low Low

Lil Eazy-E got in Snoop Dogg's grill about UCLA football ... days before Snoop's son Cordell Broadus bailed -- but he says the Doggfather kept the whole… READ MORE >

- 19 days ago
Ex-USC Star Keith Rivers -- It's All Good Snoop Dogg ... Trojans Will Take You Back

Ex-USC Star Keith Rivers
It's All Good Snoop Dogg... Trojans Will Take You Back

Snoop Dogg has a clear path to go back to USC -- the team he's cheered for all his life -- because a former Trojan superstar is ready to forgive and forget the whole UCLA mess with Snoop's… READ MORE >

- 20 days ago
Snoop Dogg's Son Cordell Broadus -- Peace Out, Bruins! Quits UCLA Football

Snoop's Son Cordell Broadus
Peace Out, Bruins! Quits UCLA Football

Snoop Dogg's son Cordell Broadus -- one the most highly recruited high school players in the country -- just dropped a bombshell ... he's quitting the UCLA football team to "pursue other… READ MORE >

- 21 days ago
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 >

- 34 days ago
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 >

- 40 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 >

- 73 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 >

- 88 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 >

- 106 days ago

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