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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 -- Marshawn Lynch Doesn't Smoke Weed

Snoop Dogg
Marshawn Lynch Doesn't Smoke Weed

[[tmz:video id="0_u724edo8"]] He might have a strain of weed named after him ... and he's always craving Skittles ... but Marshawn Lynch is no stoner ... so says Snoop Dogg.  In fact, when… READ MORE >

Snoop Dogg At The Airport -- A Sight FUR Sore Eyes

Snoop Dogg At The Airport
A Sight FUR Sore Eyes

You may never get the chance to peep Snoop Dogg in person ... especially when he's rocking his sickest fur coat -- but we've got the next best thing.Behold, a nearly life-sized Doggfather in all… READ MORE >

- 26 days ago
Snoop Dogg -- WELCOME TO ZAMUNDA! ... Throws 'Coming to America' Party For Son's Bday

Snoop Dogg
WELCOME TO ZAMUNDA! Throws 'Coming to America' Party For Son's Bday

ALL HAIL KING JOFFE JOFFER  ... 'cause Snoop Dogg straight up transformed into the ruler of Zamunda last night for an INSANE "Coming to America" themed bday party for his son ... and we've… READ MORE >

- 34 days ago
Snoop Football League -- 20 Kids Commit to D1 Colleges

Snoop Football League
20 Kids Commit to D1 Colleges

Snoop Dogg's Youth Football League continues to churn out studs -- with 20 former SYFL players committing to D1 colleges to play ball ... TMZ Sports has learned.  As we previously reported,… READ MORE >

- 47 days ago
Grammy Parties -- Shooting Near Club ... One Dead

Grammy Parties
Shooting Near Club One Dead

Someone was shot to death near a pre-Grammy party Saturday night. It happened next door to Supperclub in Hollywood, and the joint was filled with rappers, including DJ Paul and based on social… READ MORE >

- 49 days ago
Cordell Broadus -- SNOOP'S SON PICKS UCLA ... Will Play with Diddy's Son

Cordell Broadus
SNOOP'S SON PICKS UCLA Will Play with Diddy's Son

Cordell Broadus -- Snoop Dogg's football star son -- just announced he has committed to attend UCLA next year.  Broadus -- one of the top high school wide receivers in the country -- just… READ MORE >

- 52 days ago
Snoop & Diddy -- We're Uniting East Coast, West Coast ... During NBA All-Star Weekend

Snoop & Diddy
We're Uniting East, West Coasts ... During All-Star Weekend

Snoop Dogg and Diddy aren't just co-hosting a mega-party during NBA All-Star Weekend ... they're gunning to UNITE THE COASTS once and for all ... Snoop tells TMZ Sports. The rap moguls have… READ MORE >

- 54 days ago
Snoop Dogg's Son -- I Don't Smoke Weed ... I'm Focused On Football

Snoop Dogg's Son
I Don't Smoke Weed ... I'm Focused On Football

His father is one of the most famous pot-smokers on the planet ... but Snoop Dogg's football star son says he doesn't touch the sticky icky ... because his body is a smoke-free… READ MORE >

- 73 days ago
Snoop Dogg Called Out for Instagram Pic -- Guy Says He's Being Gay Bashed

Snoop Dogg
Called Out for Instagram Pic Guy Says He's Being Gay Bashed

Snoop Dogg has put a big fat target on a guy who's now being gay bashed, and the guy is now preparing a lawsuit against Mr. D.Cortez Booze tells TMZ ... 5 days ago the rapper posted a pic of… READ MORE >

- 80 days ago
Tyrese -- Bottoms Up for Birthday Surprise

Tyrese
Bottoms Up for Birthday Surprise

Tyrese has some amazing friends ... because his pal Snoop Dogg surprised the "Fast and the Furious" star on his birthday ... with a face full of strippers! It all went down in Burbank… READ MORE >

- 84 days ago

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