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  Snoop Dogg - Music Downloads - Online
Snoop had to fight charges throughout 1994 and 1995, and while he was eventually cleared, it hurt his momentum.
Snoop rapped on The Chronic as much as Dre, and his drawled vocals were as important to the record's success as its P-Funk bass grooves.
Snoop exploited his impending trial by shooting a short film based on the Doggystyle song "Murder Was the Case" and releasing an accompanying soundtrack, which debuted at number one in 1994.
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 Snoop Dogg Biography
Snoop Dogg is best known as the most famous MC of the West Coast hip hop scene, and for being one of producer Dr. Dre's most notable protégés.
Snoop Dogg's contribution to The Chronic was considerable: the rapper's rhymes were as present as Dre's.
Snoop Dogg is famous for using slang invented by Frankie Smith and The Gap Band in the early eighties, and popularized in part by fellow rapper E-40,[4] much of which is simply derived by adding an "izz" or "-izzle" sound to the word.
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 Snoop Dogg
Introduced to the world through Dr. Dre's The Chronic, Snoop Dogg quickly became the most famous star in rap, partially because of his drawled, laconic rhyming and partially because the violence that his lyrics implied seemed real, especially after he was arrested on charges of being a murder accomplice.
Snoop began recording homemade tapes with his friend Warren G, who happened to be the stepbrother of N.W.A. 's Dr. Dre.
Snoop Dogg rapped on The Chronic as much as Dre, and his drawled vocals were as important to the record's success as its P-Funk bass grooves.
www.mainlinemusic.com /snoop_dogg_bio_and_pictures.htm   (1054 words)

Plans called for Snoop to take to the road in the spring of 1997, but the death in March of the Notorious B.I.G. caused him to cancel his tour out of respect, and, undoubtedly, fears for his own safety, given the murder of two peers in the span of seven months.
Snoop, who was on $10,000 bail for a gun possession charge at the time of the incident, handed himself in to police after appearing at a September 2nd MTV awards show in L.A.--his bail was set at $1 million.
Snoop had another #1 album in November 1994 with Murder Was the Case, the multi-artist soundtrack to an 18-minute film directed by Dr. Dre and based on a Doggystyle track.
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 Snoop Dogg arrested after 'Tonight Show' performance - CNN.com
On November 2, Snoop Dogg was charged with one felony count of knowingly possessing a deadly weapon -- a collapsible baton -- while trying to board a plane in Santa Ana, California, Orange County authorities said.
On October 26, Snoop Dogg was arrested at an airport in Burbank, California, and booked for being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm and transportation of a controlled substance.
The incident happened after Snoop Dogg and his crew were told by the airline they would not be permitted to board a flight to Johannesburg, South Africa, Scotland Yard said.
www.cnn.com /2006/LAW/11/29/snoop.dogg/index.html   (653 words)

 MusicWorld Feature: Beware of the Dogg: Snoop is Back on Top
Snoop Dogg first started rapping by recording homemade tapes with his friend Warren G., who tipped off his stepbrother, Dr. Dre of N.W.A., to the new talent.
The impact of Snoop Dogg's talent sparked such a strong buzz that when his first album, Doggystyle, was released 1993, it debuted at number one and eventually went quadruple platinum.
Snoop Dogg's artistic and personal maturity may well have been aided by the process of self-examination he went through while writing his life story, "The Doggfather." As he notes, "I had to go back to my childhood and the things that made me upset, and made me who I am.
www.bmi.com /musicworld/features/200112/snoop_dogg.asp   (527 words)

 213 (Snoop Dogg, Nate Dogg, & Warren G) - Free Music Downloads - MP3 Downloads - Download.com Music
Snoop Dogg was an aspiring rapper, Nate dreamt of being a singer and Warren G had DJ aspirations.
Snoop Dogg would go on to be one of hip-hop’s most successful and influential solo artists who has also introduced such platinum talent as Tha Eastsidaz, while Nate Dogg has emerged as the go-to guy for rappers needing soulful hooks to go with their hard-core sound.
Snoop Dogg, Nate Dogg, and Warren G are hip-hop icons whose new effort may surprise people who aren’t expecting them to produce such a powerful album.
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 Snoop Dogg News
Snoop Dogg has survived gangsta rap, charmed Hollywood and won over soccer moms - he's a hip-hop family man who's evolved from the consumate thug to the ultimate mack >> This is an excerpt from the new issue of...
Rap artist Snoop Dogg is once again in the dog house with police after being arrested for the second time in two months.
Snoop Dogg, whose real name is Calvin Broadus, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of drug possession and a weapon violation after taping an appearance on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno." When he left the...
www.topix.net /who/snoop-dogg   (972 words)

 SNOOP-DOGGDOTCOM - Part of the Rapbasement Network
Leading the pack of second-generation West Coast gangsta-rappers, Snoop Dogg (a protégé; of genius producer/rap star Dr. Dre) has remained one of the most distinctive voices in hip-hop since his 1992 debut on the Dr. Dre song "Deep Cover" from the soundtrack of the Lawrence Fishburne film of the same name.
Snoop went on to multi-platinum success with his first solo record, Doggystyle, jet-propelled by ballsy, funk-driven singles and weirdly compelling videos.
Snoop's first No Limit album, Da Game Is To Be Sold Not To Be Told proved that Snoop's usual, infectious slow drawl was a poor mesh for the thunderous, production sound of the New Orleans based No Limit.
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 Snoop Dogg - New Music - Peoplesound   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Snoop also made a show-stealing appearance at the Brits in February with Pharrell Williams of The Neptunes before heading out on a sold-out UK tour which saw him play live to ecstatic UK crowds for the first time in seven years.
Snoop?s music fans won?t be disappointed this year with two new projects on the rise.
Snoop Dogg expanded his resume to include acting in 1998 with a small role in the comedy Half Baked.
www.peoplesound.com /artist/snoop_dogg   (1066 words)

 MTV News: Snoop Dogg: Spiritual Leader
Snoop Dogg isn't just a rapper; he's an entrepreneur, a peacemaker and a family man who takes all of his roles seriously.
Snoop's goal is simple: master the business world the way he's mastered rap —; but that's not all that he has going on.
Snoop: I used to be focused on being the dopest rapper in the game, and then once that became what I was, I wanted something different, and I wanted to become the best businessman in the game.
www.mtv.com /bands/s/snoop_dogg/062005   (1023 words)

 Snoop Dogg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Snoop Dogg's artistic style has veered away from hardcore gangsta rap; he performed on the alternative rock Lollapalooza tour in 1997, and made several film appearances, in addition to producing and directing music videos both for himself and other artists.
Snoop Dogg had civil legal problems when he had used the sound material of the recording tape of his own aswering machine on a track of Paid tha Cost to Be da Bo$$.
On May 15, the Home Office decided that Snoop Dogg should be denied entry to the UK for the foreseeable future due to the fracas at Heathrow as well as his previous convictions in the United States for drugs and firearms offenses.
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 Snoop Dogg
Born in Long Beach, California, Snoop lived with his mother and two brothers and received his nickname from the popular Peanuts character Snoopy the dog.
Dogg returned to acting after releasing his third album, Da Game Is To Be Sold Not Told, appearing in the features Half Baked (1998); Ride (1998); The Wizard of Oz (1998) playing the Scarecrow; and Whiteboys (1999).
Dogg has been married to Shanty Taylor since 1997 and they have three children together.
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 Snoop Dogg : Artists
Snoop also became known as Coach to approximately 2500 kids in 10 local chapters throughout California for the Snoop Youth Football League (SYFL), a cause near and dear to his heart.
As the owner and coach of the league, Snoop subsidizes approximately $2 million dollars annually to create extra curricular activities for children who may not otherwise have them in the hopes of boosting their self esteem, learning about teamwork and preparing them to become tomorrow’s leaders.
Snoop Dogg is the king of his thrown, so take off your shoes when you walk down the blue carpet.
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 SNOOP-DOGGDOTCOM - Part of the Rapbasement Network
A lawyer representing Snoop Dogg entered a not-guilty plea for his client's weapons possession charge at a court hearing in...
Snoop Dogg has teamed up with mobile entertainment providers Limbo 41414 to promote Snoop's new dog pet line and benefit...
Snoop Dogg is in legal trouble over a reality television deal he made with two different companies.
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 SFGate: Daily Dish : Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg is already under California police scrutiny after authorities last month discovered a collapsible baton in his bags as he boarded a New York-bound flight from John Wayne International Airport.
Snoop Dogg, real name Calvin Broadus, was performing at Birmingham's City Stages festival on Saturday when the Alabama native joined him for a surprise duet.
Snoop Dogg -- real name Calvin Broadus -- will be prohibited from traveling in the country for the rest of his life, and faces losing millions of dollars in potential performance fees, AllHipHop.com reports.
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 Salon.com People | Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg is that cat to the nth degree.
So is the sort of effortless charisma Snoop has, not to mention his inimitable rap "flow," that verbal dexterity, sharpened by the streets and a stint in the Los Angeles County pen for hustling crack when he was barely out of high school.
In Snoop Dogg's world, the bad guys are badder, the good guys are gooder, the scrilla is fatter, and the women are finer than you've ever seen.
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 Snoop Dogg, R&G
Snoop Dogg has been in the rap game for about fifteen years and he has survived because of his versatility.
Snoop will have people grooving, laughing and partying on this album and the Neptunes connection seems to be a nice home for Snoop's diverse styles and lyrics.
Snoop Dogg's latest LP is a solid effort that you can bump in your car and/or home and enjoy.
www.geoclan.com /music/articles/reviews/04/SnoopDoggRG.htm   (307 words)

 Snoop Dogg   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The verdict on 20 February 1996 acquitted Dogg and McKinley Lee of both murder charges and the manslaughter cases were dropped in April.
Snoop Dogg released another new set, No Limit Top Dogg, in May 1999, although he was held off the top of the charts this time by Latino heart throb Ricky Martin.
Snoop Dogg's debut for his own Doggystyle imprint, Paid Tha Cost To Be Da Bo$$, followed in 2002.
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 Rolling Stone : Snoop Dogg: America's Most Lovable Pimp
Snoop Dogg has survived gangsta rap, charmed Hollywood and won over soccer moms - he's a hip-hop family man who's evolved from the consumate thug to the ultimate mack
Snoop is head coach of the Pomona Steelers, part of the Snoop Youth Football League, a cherub-faced gang of nine- and ten-year-olds that includes his middle child, Cordell, and Nate Dogg's son Nigel.
He huddles with the boys after each play, and as they rumble in from all parts of the field, few of them taller than five feet, their spindly legs hiding behind thigh pads, they seem to all yell at him at once.
www.rollingstone.com /news/coverstory/snoop_dogg_at_home_with_americas_most_lovable_pimp   (801 words)

 Snoop Dogg arrested - People - Entertainment - smh.com.au
Rapper Snoop Dogg has been arrested on suspicion of illegal drug and gun possession, police said.
Snoop Dogg posted $US35,000 ($46,000) bail and was scheduled to appear in court December 12.
Snoop Dogg was acquitted of murder in 1996 following the death of an alleged gang member who was killed by gunfire from the vehicle the rapper was travelling in.
www.smh.com.au /news/people/snoop-dogg-arrested/2006/10/27/1161749308585.html   (303 words)

 Snoop Dogg - Free Music Downloads - MP3 Downloads - Download.com Music
Throughout each record on the forthcoming release, Snoop takes it back to the basics?back to the 'hood, showcasing the original gangsta sound that made this Long Beach rapper an instant household name when he made his debut in 1992 on Dr.
With Snoop starring as an O.G. and B Real as a Latino gang member, the video also boasts guest appearances by rap veteran Kid Frost and Oscar nominated actor Edward James Olmos to bring attention to an unfortunate, but real issue that continues to plague communities today.
Through this groundbreaking video, Snoop is looking to leverage his street credibility and knowledge to launch a much needed push for unity.
music.download.com /snoopdogg/3600-8528_32-100060252.html   (536 words)

 'Snoop Dogg' faces gun, drug accusation - CNN.com
BURBANK, California (CNN) -- Rap artist "Snoop Dogg" was arrested and booked for being a felon in possession of a firearm and transportation of a controlled substance at a California airport Thursday, according to the Burbank Police Department.
Snoop Dogg posted bail of $35,000 and was released.
Snoop Dog, who has sold over 17 million records and acted in movies including "Starsky and Hutch," "Old School," "Training Day" and "Bones," has had several other run-ins with the law.
www.cnn.com /2006/LAW/10/27/snoop.dogg.arrest/index.html   (436 words)

 Snoop Dogg Launches Clothing Line for All His B-tches | Usmagazine.com
Proving once again that irony is officially dead and buried in its best suit, Snoop Dogg, 35, has announced the launch of his own dog apparel and toys line.
In addition to chew toys that play Snoop’s rap songs, the line will feature a Snoop Dogg basketball jersey (for the thug dog), a faux fur coat (for the ghetto fabulous dog) and a Doggfather hoodie sweatshirt (for the dog that keeps it real) -- to wear to all those freestyle bark-offs.
Snoop dogg is da best why u lot got 2 be trippin man i mean snoop is bustin his arse so i think his line of dog clothes is wicked!
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 Amazon.com: R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece: Music: Snoop Dogg   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Snoop is such a huge international star, he really doesn't need to give shout out's to a street gang.
Snoop has some real interesting songs about the opposite sex on this album such as, "I'm Threw Witchu," and "Can U Control Yo Hoe." "I'm Threw Witchu" is a really terrible song, perhaps it is a skit or a joke.
Snoop Dogg's lyrics are stupid, the guest appearances are terrible, the beats are a joke, rubbish.
www.amazon.com /R-G-Rhythm-Gangsta-Masterpiece/dp/B000675KH0   (1977 words)

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