1. Fashawn Breaks Down New EP 'Manna,' Working With Large Professor & Kool G Rap Being a Personal Hero

    August 14, 2017 12:29 PM EDT 0 0 0 In today’s hip-hop culture, there's a growing fixation on dividing rappers and their signature sounds into many unique sub-genres. For Fashawn , however, being put into a classified box is not in the cards for his mission in music. Hailing from ...

  2. A$AP Ferg Unleashes 'East Coast (Remix)' Visual With Busta Rhymes, A$AP Rocky, Dave East and More: Watch

    August 11, 2017 12:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 After connecting hip-hop MCs Busta Rhymes , Dave East , A$AP Rocky , French Montana and more for the lethal "East Coast (Remix)" last week, A$AP Ferg unleashes yet another attack for his mob's "AWEGEST" takeover. On Friday ( ...

  3. Snoop Dogg Rounds Out HARD Summer 2017 With G-Funk Flavor

    August 07, 2017 9:11 AM EDT 0 0 3 Snoop Dogg brought old-school flavor to the contemporary HARD Summer Music Festival 2017 in San Bernardino, Calif. on Sunday night (Aug. 6), closing out the weekend’s festivities with a guest-studded performance of his classic 1993 debut Doggystyle ...

  4. 10 Must-See Dance Acts at HARD Summer 2017

    August 04, 2017 2:09 PM EDT 0 0 0 As the dance music community continues to reel from the news that HARD founder Gary Richards will not continue his contract with Live Nation, and will therefore give up control of the event company he built from the ground up for a decade, we turn o ...

  5. Listen to A$AP Ferg's Star-Studded Remix for 'East Coast'

    August 03, 2017 12:04 PM EDT 0 0 0 A$AP Mob  are prepping to make a thunderous splash this month with their flurry of releases. With A$AP Twelvvy set to unveil his debut album 12 on Friday (Aug. 4), his fellow teammate, A$AP Ferg , released his star-studded remix for his track " ...

  6. Snoop Dogg Cleared of Charges in Crowd Injuries Lawsuit From 2016 Concert

    July 27, 2017 10:41 AM EDT Snoop Dogg has been cleared of the lawsuit against him for causing fan injuries when a barricade collapsed at a 2016 concert, according to TMZ . At Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa ’s Aug. 5, 2016 show at the BB&T Pavilion in Camden, New Jersey, 42 ...

  7. Snoop Dogg Cleared of Charges in Crowd Injuries Lawsuit From 2016 Concert

    July 27, 2017 10:01 AM EDT 0 0 0 Snoop Dogg has been cleared of the lawsuit against him for causing fan injuries when a barricade collapsed at a 2016 concert, according to TMZ . At Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa ’s Aug. 5, 2016 show at the BB&T Pavilion in Camden, New Jersey, 42 co ...

  8. 6 Best Moments From Part Three of HBO's 'The Defiant Ones'

    July 12, 2017 12:32 AM EDT 0 0 5 On Tuesday night (July 11), part three of HBO's documentary The Defiant Ones illustrated the genius behind some of Jimmy Iovine's signings to Interscope in the early 90s, to the emergence of West Coast rap through Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg .  ...

  9. HARD Summer 2017 Announces New Venue

    July 10, 2017 5:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 Gary Richards , aka Destructo , has never had an easy time finding the perfect home for his HARD Summer festival. In 10 years, it's moved seven times, including its latest decision not to spend a second year at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Ca ...

  10. Summer Songs: Top Tunes of This Decade So Far | Billboard News

    Summer Songs: Top Tunes of This Decade So Far | Billboard News

    June 26, 2017 12:06 PM EDT 0 0 0 As Billboard News has been trying to predict this year’s Song of the Summer, here is a look back at the top summer tunes of this decade so far. 2017 , iggy azalea , Billboard , Omi , Katy Perry , Music News , News , song of summer , Charli Xcx , T.I ...

  11. Snoop Dogg Denies Dissing Young Thug in 'Moment I Feared Video': 'That's My Nephew'

    June 23, 2017 5:18 PM EDT 0 0 0 Earlier this week, the rap Internet debated whether Snoop Dogg took jabs at Young Thug in his "Moment I Feared"  music video. In a new interview with HipHopDX at Diddy 's Can't Stop Won't Stop  premiere in Los Angeles, the D ...

  12. Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, Kid Cudi & More Kick Off 2017 BET Experience Concerts in L.A.

    June 23, 2017 2:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 On Thursday night, BET Experience 2017 kicked off the first of its three main concerts this weekend at L.A.'s Staples Center, Snoop Dogg , Wiz Khalifa and Kid Cudi headlining and Playboi Carti , Desiigner and Pusha T rounding out the bill. Afte ...

  13. Snoop, Carrie Underwood, RuPaul, 'Weird Al' Yankovic & More to Receive Stars on Hollywood Walk of Fame

    June 22, 2017 7:56 PM EDT 0 0 0 Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mary J. Blige & Simon Cowell also part of the class of 2018. Snoop Dogg , Shonda Rhimes, "Weird Al" Yankovic and late entertainers Bernie Mac and Steve Irwin will be receiving stars on Hollywood's Walk of Fame ...

  14. The Adidas Original Campaign with Snoop Dogg Took The Top Music Award in Cannes

    June 22, 2017 2:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Johannes Leonardo Agency  took home the  Grand Prix for the Entertainment for Music Award at the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity on Tuesday night (June 20) thanks to their Adidas Original Is Never Finished  campaign. The multimedia campaign  ...

  15. Trae Tha Truth Recruits All-Star Lineup for 'I'm On 3.0': Premiere

    June 22, 2017 12:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 In 2011, Trae Tha Truth  assembled a formidable rap crew with his star-studded single "I'm On" featuring Wiz Khalifa, Lupe Fiasco, Big Boi, Wale, and MDMA. After upping the ante with the remix "I'm On 2.0" in 2012 (whic ...

  16. Snoop Dogg Hilariously Impersonates Young Thug in 'Moment I Feared' Video

    June 21, 2017 8:58 AM EDT 0 0 0 Snoop Dogg recently dropped the visuals for his Rick Rock-collaborated track, “Moment I Feared,” and it appears to be poking fun at Young Thug and the game’s new generation of rappers. Being the legend that Snoop is, it’s hard to think he would pull ...

  17. Stream Young Thug's 'Beautiful Thugger Girls' Feat. Future, Snoop Dogg & Lil Durk

    June 16, 2017 10:03 AM EDT 0 0 0 Young Thug 's project Beautiful Thugger Girls has finally arrived.  The album -- originally named  Easy Breezy Beautiful Thugger Girls --- was announced in April with Drake as  executive producer . The 14-track project doesn't include a Dr ...

  18. Snoop Dogg Breaks Down Iguana Vs. Snake Battle on 'Plizzanet Earth': Watch

    June 13, 2017 8:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 Snoop Dogg knows a little bit about survival of the fittest. The West Coast legend has, after all, managed to thrive and survive more than 25 years in hip-hop, outlasting many of his contemporaries and some young guns by being savvy, suave and think ...

  19. 'Martha and Snoop's Potluck Dinner Party' Returns to VH1 on Oct. 16: Exclusive

    June 13, 2017 8:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 Get your kitchen ready, because TV’s favorite dynamic duo is back for another season of cooking and fun. Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party will return to VH1 on Monday, Oct. 16, at 10 p.m. ET/PT, Billboard can exclusively report. Season 2 co ...

  20. Watch Snoop Dogg's Politically Charged 'Revolution' Video With October London

    June 12, 2017 5:06 PM EDT 0 0 0 "The revolution will be televised," Snoop Dogg says at the beginning of his new video "Revolution" featuring October London, out Monday (June 12). On the Just Blaze-produced track, Snoop narrates the victimizing experience of peo ...

  21. Calvin Harris Used This Parrot to Preview Every Track of 'Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1' Album: Watch

    June 12, 2017 3:48 PM EDT 0 0 4 It's not like we don't want to look at Calvin Harris all day, but watching this tropical parrot work the record player as a means to preview every track on the producer's forthcoming Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1 was really more than we cou ...

  22. Snoop Dogg's Son on Debuting His Clothing Line: 'The Hardest Part Was Convincing My Dad'

    June 12, 2017 2:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 The rapper's 20-year-old son Cordell Broadus debuted a collection at MADE LA. For Cornell Broadus , the handsome 20-year-old son of rapper Snoop Dogg , the hardest part about designing his debut fashion collection, presented on the runway in L. ...

  23. TLC Throws a Cookout for 'Way Back' Video Feat. Snoop Dogg

    June 06, 2017 5:17 PM EDT 0 0 0 “All Lives Matter”  or not,  TLC  still have an album to promote. The duo have released a flick for their self-titled project’s first single “Way Back.” Like the song, the video plays it fairly simple and is centered around a cookout.  Snoop Dogg  d ...

  24. Snoop Dogg & Friends Give Mount Rushmore a Facelift in Animated 'Mount Kushmore' Video, Starring Trump

    May 31, 2017 11:23 AM EDT 0 0 0 Snoop Dogg and fellow rappers Redman , Method Man and B-Real remix Mount Rushmore to the dismay of cartoon Donald Trump for his "Mount Kushmore" video.  The animated visual features the Mary Jane-loving MCs on an explosive mission to give ...

  25. Stream Snoop Dogg's New Album 'Neva Left'

    May 19, 2017 10:18 AM EDT 0 0 0 Clocking in over two decades in the rap game, Snoop Dogg has seen it all and done it all. Snoop has built his legacy from the ground up, from his spot on the front lines of the G-Funk movement to his spiritual awakening and rebirth as Snoop Lion. Fo ...

  26. Snoop Dogg's Fashion Line Features T-Shirts, Bathrobes & His Son: Exclusive

    May 19, 2017 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 There’s a first for everything—even for an industry veteran like Snoop Dogg . The rapper, who not only shaped the American hip-hop scene and popularized West coast rap (aka G-funk), but has racked up a whopping total of 14 studio albums (and just re ...

  27. Snoop Dogg's Biggest Hot 100 Hits

    May 18, 2017 3:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 As Snoop Dogg prepares to drop his latest album,  Neva Left ,  Billboard  takes a look at his biggest Billboard Hot 100  chart hits as a lead artist. The rap legend's biggest Hot 100 hit in a lead role is his 2004 smash "Drop It Like It� ...

  28. Snoop Dogg Reveals His Top Three Greatest Rappers on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

    May 17, 2017 12:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 Snoop Dogg has been dubbed one of rap's OGs for years now, a fitting title for the LBC rapper whose contributions to hip-hop during the height of the G-funk era kept him in the thick of hip-hop conversations decades after his early-'90s de ...

  29. Snoop Dogg to Host 'Joker's Wild' Game Show Reboot at TBS

    May 17, 2017 7:12 AM EDT 0 0 0 The original series ran in the early 1970s on CBS before going into syndication over three decades. Game show reboots continue to be all the rage. TBS has joined the game, handing out a straight-to-series order for a revival of  The Joker's Wil ...

  30. Neva Left: The Musical Evolution of Snoop Dogg

    May 17, 2017 1:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Long before the lyrical incoherence of today’s “mumble rappers” flooded the mainstream charts, at the nucleus of 90s gangsta rap was Snoop Dogg , the easy-going, then-protégé of Death Row Records founder Dr. Dre , whose acclaimed debut album, The Ch ...

  31. Snoop Dogg Unveils 'Neva Left' Track List

    May 16, 2017 4:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 With his 15th studio album arriving on Friday, Snoop Dogg is here to let the world know that he Neva Left. The upcoming album “highlights the evolution of the Dogg,” and on Tuesday (May 16), Snoop unveiled the official track list for Neva Left , bri ...

  32. Calvin Harris Announces New Album 'Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1' for June, With Snoop Dogg, Katy Perry & More

    May 09, 2017 1:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 The wait is over. Calvin Harris dropped a date for his forthcoming album -- and yes, it will be a whole album. He is not sleeping on his feature game. A video teaser posted to Twitter announces features from Frank Ocean , Travis Scott , Kehlani , Fu ...

  33. Snoop Dogg Joins Linkin Park West Coast Tour Dates

    May 08, 2017 9:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 Snoop Dogg and Linkin Park will be joining forces this fall for a run of West Coast tour dates starting Oct. 14 in Seattle.  The Doggfather will jump on the rock band's upcoming One More Light tour as a special guest for six shows.  The One Mor ...

  34. The Best GIFs From the 2017 MTV Movie and TV Awards

    May 07, 2017 10:38 PM EDT 0 0 0 With MTV combining both movies and television for one award show and including gender-neutral categories for the first time ever, the 2017 MTV Movie and TV Awards had a lot for people to get excited about. After starting-off the Adam Devine-hosted s ...

  35. Snoop Dogg Drops Autobiographical Hip-Hop Film 'COOLAID: The Movie'

    April 28, 2017 5:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 On Friday (April 28), Snoop Dogg debuted the autobiographical film COOLAID: The Movie , which chronicles the hip-hop icon’s life and the pivotal moments that led to the rise of his music empire. The movie is a reflection of Snoop’s latest record, al ...

  36. Snoop Dogg Named Celebrity Commissioner for Champions Basketball League

    April 26, 2017 4:38 PM EDT 0 0 0 Snoop Dogg has always mixed his affinity for sports with his love for music. Now, The Doggfather will tackle his biggest challenge yet in the sports world as the celebrity commissioner for the Champions Basketball League. "Snoop Dogg is at the ...

  37. HARD Summer 2017 Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Snoop Dogg, Justice, DJ Snake & More

    April 25, 2017 10:46 AM EDT 0 0 0 It's been a HARD decade. Under the steady direction of Gary Richards, aka Destructo , the LA-based event brand found itself in 2007 when it launched its signature two-day soiree, and while the journey to today hasn't been unmarred, HARD re ...

  38. Snoop Dogg Shares Album Art for 15th Solo Album 'Neva Left'

    April 24, 2017 6:13 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Dogg never sleeps. On May 19, Snoop Dogg will release his 15th studio album titled  Neva Left . Neva Left  follows last year's  Coolaid   project, which boasted production credits from Just Blaze, Swizz Beatz and Timbaland. For his upcoming ...

  39. Faith Evans on Her 'Legacy' With Notorious B.I.G.: Video Exclusive

    April 21, 2017 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Counting down to the May 19 release of The King & I , Faith Evans drops a new music video today (April 21) for another track from her long-awaited duets album with late husband Notorious B.I.G . Titled “Legacy,” the mid-tempo tune features unrel ...

  40. Juelz Santana Taps Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa for Smokers Anthem 'Mr. Weedman'

    April 20, 2017 4:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 In honor of 4/20, Juelz Santana nabs some of hip-hop's notorious smokers,  Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa , for his new song "Mr. Weedman."  Over the smooth keys, Santana and company gush about their favorite pastime. "I'm a cer ...

  41. BET Ramps Up Next Limited Series with 'Death Row Chronicles': Exclusive

    April 20, 2017 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 “Part true-crime murder mystery and part hip-hop drama.” That’s how BET describes the next limited series on its production slate: Death Row Chronicles .  Comprised of six one-hour episodes, Death Row Chronicles will provide an unvarnished look at t ...

  42. Snoop Dogg's 'Promise You This' Single Is For The Leeches

    April 12, 2017 11:56 AM EDT 0 0 0 Snoop Dogg  doesn’t stop recording, even when he has time off. The West Coast pioneer is likely in his home studio cookin’ up a new batch of tracks. For the latest single off his forthcoming  Neva Left  album, Uncle Snoop sends a direct message to a ...

  43. What We Learned From Snoop Dogg's 'Neva Left' Album Listening Session in New York City

    April 10, 2017 11:34 AM EDT 0 0 1 After stirring up controversy with his music video of BADBADNOTGOOD 's "Nightfall" remix -- which included a mock shooting at a clown version of president Donald Trump -- rap legend Snoop Dogg will return with his fourteenth studio ef ...

  44. Snoop Dogg, 2 Chainz, Rick Ross & More Rappers Become Fixtures on the Food Scene

    April 06, 2017 8:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Snoop Dogg furiously stirred flour into a creamy bechamel sauce, a whisk in one hand and a microphone in the other during a cooking demonstration with chef Guy Fieri. He tossed herbs into the mac and cheese and spicy wing dishes with the dramatic fl ...

  45. Snoop Dogg to Induct Tupac Shakur Into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame | Billboard News

    Snoop Dogg to Induct Tupac Shakur Into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame | Billboard News

    March 27, 2017 4:56 PM EDT 0 0 0 Snoop Dogg will induct his late friend Tupac Shakur into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the April 7th ceremony in Brooklyn, New York. music , All Eyez on Me , N.W.A. , Snoop Dogg , 2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted , tupac , billboard news , Billboard , ...

  46. Snoop Dogg to Induct Tupac Shakur Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    March 26, 2017 2:04 PM EDT 0 0 9 Snoop Dogg will induct his late friend and Death Row labelmate Tupac Shakur into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame during the ceremony on April 7 in Brooklyn, Rolling Stone reports . Shakur is the sixth rap act to enter the storied institution. He foll ...

  47. Rick Ross, Jidenna & Desiigner Don't Think Snoop Dogg Should Apologize to Donald Trump for 'Lavender' Video

    March 17, 2017 7:29 PM EDT "I thought it was bold, I thought it was audacious, I thought it made a very, very clear statement," said Jidenna. President Donald Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen may think Snoop Dogg owes the POTUS an apology over his "Lavender&q ...

  48. Snoop Dogg Releases 'Super Crip' Video Starring Lil Snoop: Watch

    March 17, 2017 7:26 PM EDT 0 0 0 Snoop Dogg isn't taking the criticism for his Trump-mocking video for "Lavender" lying down. Less than a week after delivering his controversial video, the D-O-Double-G unleashes another banger with "Super Crip." In the Dyla ...

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