Snoop Dogg

Dec
23
Video: Snoop Lion f/ Collie Buddz – ‘Smoke the Weed’

Snoop Lion

Following the release of his funk album 7 Days of Funk, Snoop Dogg aka Snoopzilla aka Snoop Lion blazes up the video for “Smoke the Weed” featuring Collie Buddz. The king of kush shares his love for all things green and gives a behind-the-scenes look at his life on the road, with cameos from his son Corde “Spanky” Broadus, Daz, Kurupt, Curren$y, Dead Prez, and more.

Snoop’s Major Lazer-produced reggae album Reincarnated was nominated for Best Reggae Album at the Grammys.

Watch him light up the screen below.

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Dec
10
Video: 7 Days of Funk (Snoopzilla x Dam-Funk) – ‘Hit Da Pavement’

7 Days of Funk

7 Days of Funk (Snoopzilla and Dam-Funk) celebrate the release of their debut, 7 Days of Funk, with the video for “Hit Da Pavement.”

The dynamic duo cruises the streets of L.A. in Snoop’s baby blue Lincoln Continental in the retro clip, which picks up from the house party in the video for “Faden Away.”

Plus, watch the funky bunch perform “Faden Away” on “Conan” and “The Queen Latifah Show.”

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Nov
26
Drake Brings Out Nicki Minaj, Snoop Dogg at L.A. Show

“I feel like I brought OVO Fest to L.A. tonight,” said Drake during his “Would You Like a Tour?” stop at Staples Center in Los Angeles last night.

In addition to Future, Miguel, and Jhené Aiko, the star-studded lineup included Drake’s YMCMB labelmate Nicki Minaj, who joined him for “Make Me Proud.”

“Los Angeles, make some noise for one of the most beautiful, talented women in the entire world, Ms. Nicki Minaj,” said Drizzy to Nicki, who blew him a kiss before exiting the stage.

He also paid homage to his second hometown by bringing out West Coast legend Snoop Dogg, who performed a medley of hits including “The Next Episode,” “Nuthin’ but a ‘G’ Thang,” and “Drop It Like It’s Hot.”

“This guy right here is one of the most important people, not only in music, but just in the world, one of the best people I’ve ever met in my life,” said the Toronto MC.

Watch Drake get down with the D-O-Double-G below.

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Nov
22
The Game, Wiz Khalifa, & Snoop Dogg Attend Xbox One Launch

Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, and The Game

Hip-hop’s biggest stars came together at the launch of Xbox One at Milk Studios in Hollywood on Thursday night. The Game, Wiz Khalifa, and Snoop Dogg kicked backed and lit up as they played games on Microsoft’s new console.

“3 of a kind……… Me @snoopdogg & @mistercap blazin’ at the party…… Don’t trip… This is California & we all got our weed cards… #XBOX #Microsoft,” tweeted Game.

All three are working on new projects. Wiz Khalifa has tapped Miley Cyrus and Adele for Blacc Hollywood, while Snoop’s funk album 7 Days of Funk arrives Dec. 10. Following his signing to Cash Money, Game is working on the follow-up to 2012′s Jesus Piece.

To commemorate the 20th anniversary of his iconic album Doggystyle, Snoop has put together a mixtape of all the samples used to make the album along with his commentary. Stream it below.

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Nov
5
Video: 7 Days of Funk (Snoopzilla x Dam-Funk) – ‘Faden Away’

Snoopzilla

Snoop Dogg, or Snoopzilla as he’s known these days, brings the funk and some nostalgia in the retro video for “Faden Away,” the first single from his funk group 7 Days of Funk. He rocks the mic and a Jheri curl, while Dam-Funk plays the keytar at a Los Angeles underground party in the Henry DeMaio-directed clip.

“Faden Away” will appear on the group’s self-titled album, due Dec. 10 via Stones Throw Records.

Watch the vintage video and check out the tracklisting below.

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Oct
29
New Mixtape: Snoop Dogg – ‘That’s My Work 2’

That's My Work 2

In between his smoking sessions with Rihanna in the Dominican Republic, Snoop Dogg serves up the second installment in his That’s My Work series. Hosted by DJ Drama, the 19-track mixtape includes appearances from Erik Sermon, Method Man, and Suga Free.

On December 10, Snoop will release his 7 Days of Funk album under his alter ego Snoopzilla. The project is a collaboration with Dam-Funk.

While we await his foray into funk, blaze up the D-O-Double-G’s Gangsta Grillz tape below.

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Oct
22
Snoopzilla Makes His Debut on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

Snoopzilla

Snoop Dogg brought his latest reincarnation Snoopzilla to life on Monday night’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” The hip-hop superstar, who celebrated his 42nd birthday over the weekend, teamed up with Dam-Funk to debut their new group 7 Days of Funk.

With some help from a live band and Bishop Don Juan, they performed their first single “Faden Away” and another new song called “Do My Thang.”

Snoopzilla, whose name was inspired by Bootsy Collins’s moniker Bootzilla, also sat down to discuss how many blunts he smokes per day (“It’s probably about 75 now”), his cooking specialties (Chef Boyar-D-O-Double-G), and his no guns allowed stance.

On Dec. 10, 7 Days of Funk will release its self-titled debut featuring Daz, Kurupt, and Steve Arrington.

Watch Snoopzilla bring the funk to late night.

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