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Cordozar Calvin Broadus (born October 20, 1971), better known by his stage name Snoop Dogg, is an American entertainer, rapper, record producer and actor. Snoop is best known as an MC in the West Coast hip hop scene, and for being one of Dr. Dre's most notable protégés. Snoop Dogg was a Crip gang member while in high school. Shortly after graduation, he was arrested for cocaine possession and spent six months in Wayside County Jail. His music career began in 1992 after his release when he was discovered by Dr. Dre. He collaborated on several tracks on Dre's solo debut, The Chronic and on the titular theme song to the film Deep Cover.
April 18, 2011
Snoop Dogg has revealed that he has been helping out troubled teenagers. The rapper has taken a teenager under his wing and invited him to stay in his LA mansion. The gesture is part of Snoop's extended work with youth football programmes, where he encourages teenagers to get into sport rather than crime. Read more
April 11, 2011
Snoop Dogg will play a one-off gig in London next month, it's been announced. The rapper will perform at HMV Forum on May 17 to celebrate the release of his eleventh studio album 'Doggumentary'. Read more
April 4, 2011
Snoop Dogg has said he and Charlie Sheen are recording some "real classic material" together. Sheen, who has courted huge attention in recently following a series of outbursts, revealed last month that he was working with the rapper. Read more
March 30, 2011
Snoop Dogg has revealed details about his collaboration with Kanye West. 'Eyez Closed' featuring Kanye West is taken from Snoop Dogg's forthcoming album 'Doggumentary'. Read more
March 29, 2011
Charlie Sheen has revealed that he has been in the recording studio with rapper Snoop Dogg. The former Two And A Half Men actor, who has over 3 million followers on Twitter>, has triggered huge interest over recent weeks following a spate of public outbursts. Read more
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