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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's Uncle June Bug Dead -- Dies After Battle With Cancer

Snoop Dogg
Uncle June Bug Dead After Battle With Cancer

Snoop Dogg's uncle June Bug passed away Sunday morning after holding on almost a week longer than doctors expected ... and Snoop was the last person to see him.June Bug's nephew Daz Dillinger… READ MORE >

Snoop Dogg -- Uncle June Bug On Death Bed

Snoop Dogg
Uncle June Bug On Death Bed

Snoop Dogg is mourning today the impending death of his beloved Uncle June Bug ... who at the time of this post is taking his last breaths.Sources tell us ... Snoop is at the hospital with June… READ MORE >

- 181 days ago
Dave Chappelle -- True Pioneer in TV Penis Talk

Dave Chappelle
True Pioneer In TV Penis Talk

It'll take more than Johnny Carson's 10-inch kielbasa to get a rise out of Dave Chappelle -- but only because DC's a legend when it comes to exposing junk on TV.Dude got Snoop Dogg and Q-Tip to… READ MORE >

- 191 days ago
Snoop Dogg's FB Star Son -- USC Should Be #1 Pick ... Says Keyshawn Johnson

Snoop's FB Star Son
USC Should Be #1 Pick ... Says Keyshawn Johnson

He's reportedly got 17 scholarship offers ... from Notre Dame to Florida State ... but it doesn't matter because Snoop's son was MADE to play football for USC ... so says Keyshawn Johnson. KJ… READ MORE >

- 191 days ago
Snoop Dogg -- I Forgave Oprah For Calling Me a Misogynist

Snoop Dogg
I Forgave Oprah For Calling Me a Misogynist

Snoop Dogg and Oprah have finally settled their beef ... after the rapper and Big O met up Friday night during an Oscar party. Snoop put Oprah on blast back in '08 for saying on her show he was… READ MORE >

- 201 days ago
Snoop's FB Star Son -- Nate Dogg's Son Is a BALLER ... There's a Chance We Could Play Together

Snoop's FB Star Son
Nate Dogg's Son Is a BALLER There's a Chance We Could Play Together

D.P.G. ... the sequel??? It's possible ... so says Snoop Dogg's football star son who tells TMZ Sports he's open to the idea of taking a football scholarship to the same school as Nate Dogg's kid.… READ MORE >

- 217 days ago
Snoop to Will Ferrell -- We Should RAP Together ... 'Boats N' Hoes Part 2?'

Snoop to Will Ferrell
We Should RAP Together 'Boats N' Hoes Part 2?'

Snoop Dogg wants to pick up where Prestige Worldwide left off ... hitting up Will Ferrell to record a sequel to the "Step Brothers" rap debut, "Boats N' Hoes" ... and it seems like Ferrell is… READ MORE >

- 225 days ago
Penn State Football Coach -- We Want Snoop's Son!!

Penn State Football Coach
We Want Snoop's Son!!

Calvin Broadus might have to change his name to Snoop (Nittany) Lion ... 'cause the new head football coach at Penn State tells TMZ Sports that PSU is interested in recruiting Snoop's son. We… READ MORE >

- 232 days ago
Snoop Dogg -- Where He Smokes, There's Firemen ... in Australian Hotel

Snoop Dogg
Where He Smokes There's Firemen ... in Australian Hotel

Snoop Dogg picked the perfect time to hot box his hotel room down in Australia -- 'cause a bunch of firemen just happened to be nearby when his smoke alarm started blaring.Best of all ... no one… READ MORE >

- 237 days ago
Snoop Dogg -- Smokes Out Hotel Room ... Firefighters Race to Scene

Snoop Dogg
Smokes Out Hotel Room Firefighters Race to Scene

Snoop Dogg took the meaning of hotbox to a whole new level Thursday night ... when he smoked out his Australian hotel room so intensely, firefighters RACED to the scene thinking there was a real… READ MORE >

- 237 days ago

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