Snoop Dogg

  1. Snoop Dogg, Mix Master Mike Prep Headphones Line

    January 06, 2009 12:00 AM EST Snoop Dogg and Mix Master Mike will have their own line of headphones made by Skullcandy, a music accessories company. Snoop Dogg's will be aimed at consumers and feature amplified bass while Mix Master Mike's will be targeted towards DJ ...

  2. Grandmaster Flash Readies First Album In 20 Years

    December 09, 2008 12:00 AM EST After a 20 year hiatus, Grandmaster Flash is prepping a studio album entitled "The Bridge: Concept Of A Culture." The LP will be released March 9 via Strut Records and Flash's own independent label, Adrenaline City Entertainment. Gu ...

  3. Death Cab, Snoop, Ryan Adams To Rock Langerado

    December 09, 2008 12:00 AM EST Death Cab For Cutie, Snoop Dogg, Ryan Adams and the Cardinals, Dashboard Confessional, Broken Social Scene and Girl Talk lead the bill for the seventh Langerado Music Festival, to be held March 6-8 at Bicentennial Park in Miami. Thievery Corporati ...

  4. Superstars Sign On For 'TRL' Finale

    November 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST Some of the biggest names in pop music will be on hand Sunday (Nov. 16) for the final episode of MTV's "Total Request Live," including Ludacris, Snoop Dogg and Nelly in a one-off performance. Other performances will be turned in by ...

  5. Snoop Dogg Granted Australian Visa

    September 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Australian government has granted a full visa to Snoop Dogg, allowing the Long Beach-based rapper to go ahead with his Australian tour. The five-city "The West Coast Originals" arena tour also stars Ice Cube and Bone Thugs n Harmony ...

  6. V Festival Launches South African Edition

    September 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Virgin Group has confirmed the launch of the V Festival brand in South Africa, as originally revealed in Billboard's July 12 issue. Snoop Dogg, Maroon 5 and OneRepublic will all appear. Known as Virgin Festival by Virgin Mobile, the event wil ...

  7. Dogg Crew Busted In Dallas

    August 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A tour bus carrying hip-hop artist Snoop Dogg was pulled over and two people were arrested on marijuana possession charges Thursday a few hours before a concert in Dallas last night, a spokesman for the Texas Department of Public Safety said. DPS ...

  8. BMI Pop Awards Crowns Polow Da Don Top Songwriter

    May 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Songwriter/producer Polow Da Don earned his first win as songwriter of the year this Tuesday evening during the 56th annual BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.) Pop Awards. Also picking up key awards at Los Angeles' Beverly Wilshire Hotel were Hinder, ...

  9. Report: British Court Rejects Snoop Dogg Visa Ban

    April 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A British court has overruled the government's decision to deny Snoop Dogg a visa after he was involved in an airport lounge brawl in 2006. The Guardian newspaper says a panel of immigration judges has rejected an attempt by Britain's Ho ...

  10. Snoop Goes Extreme OG

    April 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Extreme Music is going OG with Snoop Dogg. The music production unit of Sony/ATV Music Publishing snagged rapper-cum-actor to executive produce a multi-CD series of original music for film, TV and commercial projects. "When we decided to prod ...

  11. Snoop Dogg, Priority Records Settle Lawsuit

    April 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Snoop Dogg has settled a lawsuit with his former record label, attorneys say, though they won't disclose how many bones it took. The 36-year-old rapper, born Cordozar Calvin Broadus Jr., and Priority Records have settled a lawsuit involving f ...

  12. Rick Ross Is Boss At No. 1

    March 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Rick Ross heads up The Billboard 200 this week with "Trilla," while new arrivals from Snoop Dogg, Miley Cyrus and Fat Joe join him in the top 20 ... Two more "Now" albums bow -- "Now 27" and "Now That' ...

  13. Snoop Dogg To Remix ABC Soap Opera Theme

    March 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Snoop Dogg is bringing some street cred to "One Life to Live." The 36-year-old rapper will make an extended cameo on the ABC soap opera to perform two songs from his new album, "Ego Trippin'," at the Ultra Violet club in t ...

  14. Snoop Pilot Set For Comedy Central

    March 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Snoop Dogg will be the subject of an animated pilot ordered by Comedy Central, the cable channel revealed on Wednesday as it unveiled its 2008-09 development slate. The still-unnamed half-hour show will be executive produced by Snoop and Tom Lynch ...

  15. The Sensible Seducer: Snoop Dogg

    February 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST With Abundant Charm And A New Album Full Of Hooks, Snoop Dogg Extends His Reign As The Cuddliest Gangsta Rapper Of All Time When Snoop Dogg hit CNN's "Larry King Live" Feb. 1, the segment may have brought into focus all of what' ...

  16. DMB, Panic, Mayer, Snoop Set For New Festival

    February 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST Dave Matthews Band, Widespread Panic, John Mayer and Snoop Dogg are among the top acts set for Rothbury, a new festival being launched by Madison House Presents and AEG Live. The event will be held July 3-6 in Rothbury, Michigan, about three hours ...

  17. Williams To Debut With ‘It’s Pimpin’ Pimpin’’

    January 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST Comedian/actor Katt Williams taps into his musical alter ego on “It’s Pimpin’ Pimpin’ -- Introducing Katt Williams and the Secret Pimp Society.” Slated for release April 1, Williams’ first music CD is being issued through Katt Pack Records/Eyecon/ ...

  18. Ice Cube, DJ Pooh Back Interactive TV

    January 08, 2008 12:00 AM EST Ice Cube and DJ Pooh have joined forces on an interactive streaming online TV network called UVNTV.com. The pair teamed with Microsoft for the technology behind the service, which remains in a pre-launch phase. Channels are expected to include Sno ...

  19. Big Names Come Out For VH1 Hip-Hop Honors

    October 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Ne-Yo, Nelly Furtado and Common were among the performers gracing the Hammerstein Ballroom stage last night (Oct. 5) in New York as part of VH1's fourth Hip-Honors. This year's honorees were Missy Elliott, Whodini, Snoop Dogg and A Tribe ...

  20. Hi-Tek Preps November Release

    September 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Hip-Hop producer Hi-Tek is slated to release his new album "Hi-Teknology 3: Underground" via Babygrande this Nov. 20. The album will feature Talib Kweli, Gorilla Zoe, Snoop Dogg, British songstress Estelle and new-comer MC, Riz. Describi ...

  21. Snoop Dogg In The House For MTV EMAs

    August 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Snoop Dogg will take the mic as host of the MTV Europe Music Awards, to be held Nov. 1 at Munich's OlympiaHalle. Organizers are keeping quiet on the line-up, apart from today confirming performances from American rock staple Foo Fighters and ...

  22. Shakira, Yusuf Power Live Earth Hamburg

    July 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Hamburg edition of the Live Earth climate change concerts featured a lineup of international stars, including Shakira, Snoop Dogg and Enrique Iglesias, and major domestic acts, ending nine hours later with a performance by surprise guest Yusuf ...

  23. Australian Gov't Blocks Snoop Dogg Visit

    April 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Snoop Dogg and MTV are working on a solution after the rapper was slapped with a ban preventing him from entering Australia. Snoop Dogg was to be a presenter at the MTV Australia Video Music Awards, to be held at Sydney's Accer Stadium this S ...

  24. Rapper Snoop Avoids Jail In L.A. Drug, Gun Case

    April 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Snoop Dogg entered a surprise no-contest plea to gun and drug charges on Wednesday and was given a three-year suspended sentence that will spare him jail time. The 35-year-old rap star, whose real name is Calvin Broadus, was also sentenced ...

  25. Snoop In Doghouse With U.K. Gov't

    March 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Snoop Dogg has cancelled the U.K. leg of his European One Love Peace Tour after the British government refused the rapper a visa. "With the late notice of Snoop being denied a visa, time has run out and it is too late reconfigure the show,&qu ...

  26. Snoop Seeks To Overturn UK Visa Denial

    March 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Snoop Dogg, who has been denied a visa to enter Britain on a European tour, is seeking to have the decision overturned, a spokeswoman said on Saturday. The 35-year old, arrested during a disturbance at London's Heathrow airport last year, had ...

  27. James Brown Remembered Around The World

    December 26, 2006 12:00 AM EST "Godfather of Soul" James Brown remained the hardest-working man in show business to the end, telling friends from his hospital bed that he'd be in Times Square on New Year's Eve, even though he had pneumonia. His heart gave ou ...

  28. Incubus Lands First No. 1 Album

    December 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST With Thanksgiving in the rear-view mirror, Incubus achieves its first No. 1 on The Billboard 200, as "Light Grenades" debuts ... the long-delayed second studio set from Clipse finally makes its entrance, starting at No. 14 on the big cha ...

  29. SNOOP DOGG

    November 19, 2006 12:00 AM EST Resident West Coaster Snoop Dogg returns to his roots for his eighth album, coupling the fancy, commercialist rap he has chosen of late with catchy, thought-provoking tracks. The smooth intro "Think A Resident West Coaster Snoop Dogg returns ...

  30. Control Room, UMG Team For Live Programming

    November 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST Snoop Dogg footage available from Nov. 20. Live digital content provider Control Room and Universal Music Group (UMG) have put together a master framework that will streamline the process for live performances by UMG artists transmitted by Control ...

  31. Koch Licenses Death Row Catalog For Mobile

    July 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Works include Tupac, Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre. Tupac is finally coming to a mobile phone near you. Koch Records has licensed the entire Death Row Records catalog to Hudson Entertainment, which includes music recorded by the likes of Tupac Shakur, Snoop ...

  32. Koch Licenses Death Row Catalog For Mobile

    July 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Works include Tupac, Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre. Works include Tupac, Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre. News Snoop Dogg , Dr. Dre ...

  33. BBC Blasted For Live 8 Profanity

    February 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST The BBC has been chastised by the media regulator for broadcasting profanity and offensive language from artists including Madonna, Green Day and Snoop Dogg during last summer's Live 8 concert. The BBC has been chastised by the media regulato ...

  34. BBC Blasted For Live 8 Profanity

    February 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST Madonna, Green Day, Snoop swore on broadcast. The BBC has been chastised by the media regulator for broadcasting profanity and offensive language from artists including Madonna, Green Day and Snoop Dogg during last summer's Live 8 concert. Of ...

  35. Snoop's Label Inks Deal With Koch

    October 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Snoop Dogg and his Doggystyle Records have entered into a joint partnership with Koch Records. The first release as part of the multi-album deal, "Snoop Dogg Presents Welcome To Tha Chuuch Tha Album," Snoop Dogg and his Doggystyle Record ...

  36. Rock, Hip-Hop, Latin To Collide At AmsterJam

    June 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Red Hot Chili Peppers with Snoop Dogg confirmed. In what is being touted as the biggest "mash-up" concert ever held, a host of rock, hip-hop and Latin acts will descend on New York's Randall's Island in August for the inaugural ...

  37. Snoop Sued Over Assault Claim

    February 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST An Emmy-winning makeup artist has sued rapper Snoop Dogg, the ABC network and its "Jimmy Kimmel Live" show for $25 million, claiming she was drugged and raped backstage at the show by the hip-hop star An Emmy-winning makeup artist has su ...

  38. Snoop Signs Shoe Deal

    January 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST Snoop Dogg has inked a deal with Pony International to launch the Snoop Dogg Doggy Biscuitz footwear collection. The shoes will be available under three brand names: Snoopadoopa (active and everyday w Snoop Dogg has inked a deal with Pony Internat ...

  39. Snoop Dogg

    November 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST Eleven years after his debut, Snoop Dogg remains as relevant and rambunctious as ever. Eleven years after his debut, Snoop Dogg remains as relevant and rambunctious as ever. News Snoop Dogg ...

  40. Retail Track

    November 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST Merchants blame each other for the streetdate violations that affected albums from Destiny's Child, Snoop Dogg and Eminem. Read Ed Christman's column. Merchants blame each other for the streetdate violations that affected albums from Des ...

  41. Retail Track

    November 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST Merchants blame each other for the streetdate violations that affected albums from Destiny's Child, Snoop Dogg and Eminem. Read Ed Christman's column. Merchants blame each other for the streetdate violations that affected albums from Des ...

  42. Retail Track

    November 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST Merchants blame each other for the streetdate violations that affected albums from Destiny's Child, Snoop Dogg and Eminem. Read Ed Christman's column. Merchants blame each other for the streetdate violations that affected albums from Des ...

  43. Projekt Ticketholders To Get Free Sampler

    June 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Linkin Park-organized Projekt Revolution tour is offering all fans on this summer's third annual North American run a free download sampler featuring 13 audio tracks by artists on the tour and oth The Linkin Park-organized Projekt Revolut ...

  44. Projekt Ticketholders To Get Free Sampler

    June 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Linkin Park-organized Projekt Revolution tour is offering all fans on this summer's third annual North American run a free download sampler featuring 13 audio tracks by artists on the tour and oth The Linkin Park-organized Projekt Revolut ...

  45. Dogg And Pony Show Fashion Sense

    June 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT West Coast rapper Snoop Dogg has exclusively partnered with Pony International for the release of his own fashion line. West Coast rapper Snoop Dogg has exclusively partnered with Pony International for the release of his own fashion line. Pony In ...

  46. Beats & Rhymes

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT TVT strikes a deal with 213, the all-star trio of Nate Dogg, Snoop Dogg and Warren G. Read Rashaun Hall's column. TVT strikes a deal with 213, the all-star trio of Nate Dogg, Snoop Dogg and Warren G. Read Rashaun Hall's column. News Snoo ...

  47. TVT Signs Rap Supergroup

    May 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT TVT Records has inked a deal with West Coast rap supergroup 213. The trio of Nate Dogg, Snoop Dogg and Warren G will release its long-awaited debut, "The Hard Way," on July 20. TVT Records has inked a deal with West Coast rap supergroup ...

  48. Zingy, Snoop Link For Mobile-Content Deal

    May 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Wireless media company Zingy has inked an exclusive pact with rapper Snoop Dogg to distribute ringtones, ringback tones and voicemail greetings featuring Snoop recordings. Wireless media company Zingy has inked an exclusive pact with rapper Snoop ...

  49. Linkin, Korn, Snoop Set For Projekt Revolution

    February 19, 2004 12:00 AM EST The third Projekt Revolution tour will feature founders Linkin Park along with Korn, Snoop Dogg and two other artists, it will be announced today (Feb. 19). The tour will play amphitheaters from late The third Projekt Revolution tour will feature ...

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