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Big Boy is a connector. “You need to speak to Dogg?” That’s what the Los Angeles-based syndicated radio personality asks when the topic of 1993’s Doggystyle comes up. “I mean I can help you … I’m with him right now.” Before you even get a chance to respond, he’s already calling Snoop, born Calvin Broadus […]

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In yet another headline ripped from my living room floor after most workdays, rap legend, reggae interloper and ganjapreneur Snoop Dogg took to social media during this week’s midterm election to give the world—and the president—a piece of his mind.


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Tamar Braxton is speaking out about the recent incident she experienced on a Delta Airlines flight and sharing her plans to hit the road with Snoop Dogg. The Braxton Family Values star was given a stern talking to by the plane’s pilot before take-off after flight attendants took issue with her trying to catch some […]

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Best Shot, Entertainment, HBO, Jay Williams, LeBron James, LeBron James barbershop talk show, Snoop Dogg, Sports, Student Athlete, Television, The Shop, Video -

  LeBron James found a new home with the Los Angeles Lakers as well as a new home for his latest project, The Shop. The NBA star has inked a deal with HBO to debut his latest project, a barbershop-style talk show, on the network. The Shop will begin airing on HBO in August and […]

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Jamie Foxx is set to host the 2018 BET Awards this weekend and while we can’t wait to see what unfolds when he hits the stage, we’re even more curious about what will happen once the big show is over. Each year, there are tons of events to hit before and after the annual award […]

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Kanye West, Kobe Bryant, News, Slavery, Snoop Dogg, The Breakfast Club, Video -

  After weeks of keeping his thoughts to himself, Kobe Bryant is finally speaking up about Kanye West‘s controversial comments about slavery. Tuesday, the basketball legend surprised 300 excited high school students at WE RISE, a 10-day pop-up festival in Los Angele dedicated to inspiring change in the mental health system. During a Q&A with the […]

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Snoop is the co-founder of Casa Verde Capital, an ancillary cannabis industry venture firm that was started in 2015, but just recently closed its debut fund with $45 million.

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2 Chainz, 2018 NBA All-Star Game, Draymond Green, Photo Act, Snoop Dogg -

Missing out on All-Star Weekend? Don’t worry. We got you. Check out The1point8’s photo dispatches from the 2 Chainz vs. Snoop Dogg celebrity one-on-one game, Draymond Green at the Makerspace Youth Basketball clinic, and the action-packed NBA All-Star Celebrity Game, where stars such as Jamie Foxx, Common, Migos, and Erik Killmonger — sorry, Michael B. […]

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LOS ANGELES — At the intersection of hoops and hip-hop, one thing has always been the case. “We all think we supposed to be in the league,” the legendary MC Snoop Dogg professes, “just like all NBA players think they supposed to be rappers.” So the godfather of West Coast rap approached Adidas about creating […]

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Black Panther, Entertainment, Film, Octavia Spencer, Serena Williams, Snoop Dogg, TI -

Serena Williams is just one of the latest stars to take on the #blackpantherchallenge. Williams and her husband, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, rented out an entire theater for a group of girls to enjoy a private screening of Marvel’s Black Panther. The girls are part of the nonprofit organization, Black Girls Code, which offers them […]

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Black Panther, Entertainment, Film, Kendrick Lamar, Music, News, Octavia Spencer, Snoop Dogg, TI, Viola Davis -

Another celebrity team is stepping up to take on the #BlackPantherChallenge to send more children to see the biggest, blackest movie of the year. According to TMZ, Kendrick Lamar’s record label is sending 1,000 children from three different Watts-area housing projects to see Black Panther for free! Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith, the owner of Top […]

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Bad Boy Records, Confederacy, Daily Dose, Notorious B.I.G, Oakland Raiders, Race, Saturday Night Live, Snoop Dogg, The Morning Roast -

If you missed The Morning Roast on Sunday, Mina Kimes was back from Korea, and we talked about the NBA and where we are in the playoffs at this point. Also, some more French lessons from your boy. Here’s a new segment we call: This Week in Racist Nonsense and Terror. We’ll start in Maryland, […]

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Appropriately titled “Live From Death Row,” VIBE ’s February 1996 cover featured the already-notorious label’s faces: Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Suge Knight and Tupac Shakur in a Goodfellas-inspired collage. To understand the significance of the cover image is to understand the chain of events that led to it — and to the label’s downfall shortly […]

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By MESFIN FEKADU, AP Music Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Seattle rockers Pearl Jam, the late […]

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All Day, All Day Podcast, Daily Dose, Donald Trump, Ice Cube, MLB, Snoop Dogg, World Baseball Classic -

We taped another All Day Podcast this week, and this time we discussed the new video surfaced from Michael Brown’s final days alive in Ferguson, Missouri, and, of course, the life and legacy that is LaVar Ball and his family. Can you imagine what the outcry would be if @SnoopDogg, failing career and all, had […]

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You’ve got to give it to the NHL for trying. In bringing its All-Star Weekend lineup, the league has branched out beyond what the typical “hockey demographic” might expect by bringing in stars that many people actually know, to try to create some buzz around the product. With the festivities beginning Friday in Los Angeles, […]

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It took three episodes, but this show has finally taken off, and VH1 is rewarding its stars for it. Martha and Snoop’s Pot Luck Dinner is being renewed for a second season. But it didn’t always appear it was going to work. The first episode was clunky. Seth Rogan looked out of place, Ice Cube […]

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All Day, Complex, ComplexCon, Kid Cudi, Pharrell Williams, Snoop Dogg -

#ComplexCon is a real life twitter — YoungKing (@Malique4k) November 7, 2016 When Pharrell Williams and Complex announced in May that they were launching ComplexCon, nobody was really sure what to expect. Of course, the superproducer and media site both hold separate and important places in society, but with the massive expansion of “cons” (conferences) […]

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How the hell did Snoop Dogg go from gangsta rap pariah in the early ’90s to performing on behalf of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton? How did Snoop Dogg, whose catchphrase “We don’t love these h—” simultaneously enraged and endeared him to millions, land center stage on one of the biggest political nights in recent […]

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Dallas, Snoop Dogg, Social Activism, The Game -

Early Friday morning, The Game posted a picture of himself, standing alongside fellow rapper Snoop Dogg — each man wearing shades with their hands crossed in front of them, standing in solidarity. In the photo, the California natives looked as if they were ready to be the change they wish to see in the world, […]

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A video posted by snoopdogg (@snoopdogg) on Jul 8, 2016 at 8:48am PDT At the […]

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Iconic American rapper Snoop Dogg may save the famous West Coast restaurant Roscoe’s House of Chicken […]

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American Idol, Entertainment, Hip Hop, Judge, Music, Snoop Dogg, Television -

NEW YORK (AP) - If Randy Jackson yells 'Yo Dawg!' during the next season of "American Idol," he could be talking to Snoop Dogg, if the rapper has his way...

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Entertainment, Hip Hop, Music, Reggae, Snoop Dogg, Snoop Lion -

NEW YORK (AP) - Snoop Dogg says he was 'born again' during a visit to Jamaica in January...

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Ban, Drugs, Entertainment, Europe, Hip Hop, Marijuana, Norway, Pot, Pothead, Snoop Dogg, Travel -

OSLO, Norway (AP) — A lawyer representing Snoop Dogg says the American rapper has been banned from entering Norway for two years after trying to enter the country with a small amount of marijuana last month...

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