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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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Flo Rida -- Flies Football Team to L.A. ... to Take On Snoop Dogg's All-Stars

Flo Rida
Flies Youth Football Team to Los Angeles to Play Snoop's All-Stars

Flo Rida wanted his youth football team to take on the Snoop Dogg All-Stars so bad ... he flew his entire squad out to L.A. yesterday for the first annual "Flo Rida Youth Snooper Bowl," TMZ… READ MORE >

Common -- Snoop Dogg is NOT the Best Rapper/Actor ... But I Know Who is

Common
Snoop Dogg isn't the Best Rapper/Actor But I Know Who is...

Common says Snoop Dogg was barking up the wrong tree when he declared himself the world's greatest rapper/actor ... 'cause he tells TMZ, someone else deserves the #1 spot.The "Hell on Wheels" star… READ MORE >

- 260 days ago
Snoop Dogg -- Ice Cube Ain't Got NOTHIN' on Me ... As an Actor!!!

Snoop Dogg
Ice Cube Ain't Got NOTHIN' on Me ... As an Actor!!!

Many rappers have dipped their toes into the acting world ... Ice Cube, Ice T, LL Cool J ... but Snoop Dogg tells TMZ he's the GREATEST rapping thespian of ALL TIME!!!!He might be right ...… READ MORE >

- 266 days ago
Snoop Dogg Travels Football Team to Phoenix -- Scores for Charity

Snoop Dogg
Travels Football Team to Phoenix Scores for Charity [VIDEO]

Snoop Dogg took his show on the road last Saturday ... not his musical act but his football team ... and they kicked ass for charity.Snoop's home grown L.A. team -- the Snoop Dogg All Stars --… READ MORE >

- 266 days ago
Snoop Dogg's FB Star Son -- I'm Leaving My High School ... For a Better One

Snoop's FB Star Son
I'm Leaving My High School For a Better One

Snoop Dogg's son Cordell Broadus -- one of the top high school football prospects in the country -- has just dropped out of his CA high school ... but it's only 'cause he's moving to a better… READ MORE >

- 272 days ago
Snoop Dogg -- I Won't Drop a Dime On Justin Bieber ... Now Watch Me Pimp This Playmate!

Snoop Dogg
I Won't Drop a Dime On Bieber Now Watch Me Pimp This Playmate!

You must have a mental disease if you think Snoop Dogg is gonna snitch on his buddy Justin Bieber ... 'cause he's too busy PIMPIN' PLAYBOY PLAYMATES ... and TMZ has the footage. Snoop was bouncing… READ MORE >

- 300 days ago
Snoop On Son's Football Fight -- 'I Taught Him Better Than That'

Snoop Lion
On Son's Football Fight: 'I TAUGHT HIM BETTER THAN THAT'

Snoop Lion tells TMZ ... his football son is not a thug and SHOULDN'T have punched a rival player during a high school brawl earlier this month ... but hey, that's football.Snoop was leaving… READ MORE >

- 323 days ago
Snoop Dogg's Son Cordell Broadus -- Football Star SUSPENDED ... For Cheap Shot in HS Football Brawl

Snoop's Son Cordell Broadus
Football Star SUSPENDED For Cheap Shot in HS Football Brawl

Snoop Dogg's son Cordell Broadus -- one of the top high school football prospects in the country -- has been SUSPENDED from playing this week after punching another player in the head during a… READ MORE >

- 330 days ago
Snoop Lion -- I Got Robbed by My Mexican Weed Guy

Snoop Lion
I Got Robbed By My Mexican Weed Guy

Snoop Lion's calling out a "homie" for shorting his giant sack of marijuana winnings -- because a pound of weed is supposed to be a full POUND ... and you know this man!You'll recall (or not if… READ MORE >

- 344 days ago
Snoop Lion -- Parting Shot for USC Trojan Head Coach Lane Kiffin

Snoop Lion
Parting Shot For USC's Coach

Snoop Lion only needed two words to cut ex-USC coach Lane Kiffin to the bone -- just one week after the guy got 86'd. Hint for the next Trojan coach ... don't mess with the college program where… READ MORE >

- 345 days ago

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