Barking up many trees: You can't accuse Snoop of being a one-trick dog. In 2012, the rapper changed his name to Snoop Lion and teamed with Diplo for early 2013 reggae-pop experiment "Reincarnated," then turned into Snoopzilla for the Dec. 10 release of '80s funk tribute 7 Days of Funk with producer Dam-Funk. Next year, the rapper is dropping yet another off-the-beaten-path project helmed by Los Angeles producer Adrian Younge, known for his moody spaghetti-western-soundtrack vibe and trip-hop beats, as heard on albums by Ghostface Killah and the Delfonics' William Hart.

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