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Snoop Dogg Apologizes For Bullying Iggy Azalea On Instagram

October 15th, 2014 11:14pm EDT
Snoop Dogg And Iggy Azalea
Snoop Dogg has finally apologized after bullying Iggy Azalea over the past few days.

Snoop began picking on the Australian rapper on Sunday, when he shared a photo of a pale woman with cornrows with the text "Iggy Azalea No Make Up" on his Instagram page.

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Azalea blasted Snoop on Twitter, writing, "@snoopdogg why would you post such a mean pic on insta when you send your body guards to ask me for pictures every time we are at shows together...? And everytime I've spoken to you, you've always been nice as hell. I'm disappointed you'd be such an a** for ...
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Snoop Dogg Claims He Smoked Weed In The White House

July 23rd, 2014 1:21pm EDT
Snoop Dogg Claims He Smoked Weed In The White House
Snoop Dogg, who is known for his penchant for pot, allegedly smoked marijuana in the White House. The rapper claims he tricked security at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C., and lit up a joint while using the bathroom.

During an interview on his YouTube web series "Double G News Network," featuring an appearance by Jimmy Kimmel, the late night talk show host asked Snoop Dogg, "Have you ever smoked in the White House?"

The rapper answered, "In the bathroom... not in the White House, but in the bathroom. Cos (sic) I said, 'May I use the bathroom for a second?' and they (the secur...
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20 Of The Dirtiest Rap Songs

June 29th, 2014 6:00pm EDT
20 Of The Dirtiest Rap Songs
Historically, hip-hop has no shortage of raunchiness. For years, hip-hop artists have pushed the boundaries, never being shy about spitting about a 'three-letter word’ – sex, that is. No need to blush yet – that’s what the list of 20 of the dirtiest rap songs is for! The list doesn't include every filthy rap track, but there's definitely a wealth featured in no particular order.

#1 Missy Elliott, "Work It"

from Under Construction (2002)

"Work It" is a crowning achievement for the critically acclaimed Missy Elliott. As addictive and revered as it is, "Work It" is equally risqué, ...
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PSY And Snoop Dogg Enjoy A 'Hangover' In New Music Video

June 9th, 2014 2:16pm EDT
PSY
South Korean rapper PSY invited Snoop Dogg out for some drinks, and the resulting music video has already been seen over 6 million times since its upload last night.

PSY, who became a surprise hit in 2012 with Gangham Style (now YouTube's most viewed video at over 2 billion hits), is trying to keep the trend going and hired Snoop to add some flair to the pulsing track.

The video follows PSY and Snoop as they regret the crazy party they had last night. However after vomiting into the toilet, there's only one thing on their minds: more partying.

Throughout the day they hook up with some ...
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Brian Williams Raps Snoop Dogg's 'Gin And Juice' On 'The Tonight Show Featuring Jimmy Fallon'

April 22nd, 2014 11:04pm EDT
Jimmy Fallon and Brian Williams
Jimmy Fallon is at it again with NBC News anchor Brian Williams and rap videos.

This time around the late night host mashed together enough clips of Williams to make up the lyrics to Snoop Dogg's classic "Gin and Juice."

Williams guested on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Monday night, where he joked about fellow NBC newsman Lester Holt, who often appears in the videos.

The anchor joked, "I had reservations about Lester. It's because of his flow."

Fallon has mashed up the NBC Nightly News anchor numerous times in the past, making videos of Williams "rapping" past hits like the Su...
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17 Unlikely Celebrity Buddies

March 6th, 2014 2:00pm EST
17 Unlikely Celebrity Buddies
Celebrities will always be available to promote off their latest products, films, television shows and endorsements. Yet, they tend to keep their celebrity friendships on the down low. Some of these star buddies are surprising, some are well-known. With all the behind-the-scenes backstabbing that can go along with being in the business, it is a good thing these duos have each other to count on for some real camaraderie.

1. Jonah Hill and Leonardo DiCaprio

Leo and Jonah found friendship on the set of "Wolf of Wall Street" and have continued their relationship ever since. Said Jonah to E!,...
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Snoop Dogg Becomes The Face Of British Website

February 2nd, 2014 6:00pm EST
Snoop Dogg
Rapper Snoop Dogg has become the unlikely new face of British price comparison website Moneysupermarket.com.

The rapper is lending his face to the money-saving firm, which allows users to compare the costs of mortgages, credit cards and loans, in an advert, suggesting that saving money can make you as cool as the hip-hop icon.

The commercial features Snoop's trademark car, a Chevrolet Lowrider, and is soundtracked by the rapper's debut single Who Am I (What's My Name?).

The music star appears at the end of the advert to deliver the company's slogan, "You're so Money Supermarket."
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Snoop Dogg In Hot Water Down Under Over His 'Versace Breakfast!'

January 23rd, 2014 4:20pm EST
Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg has been warned he could be banned from Australia after he published pictures of himself posing with what appeared to be an enormous bowl of marijuana in a hotel room.

The 42 year-old rapper is currently in the country for a brief tour, but has courted controversy by sharing images from his suite at the Palazzo Versace hotel on the Gold Coast.

In one photo on his Instagram page, the legendary hip-hop star can be seen lounging on a sofa behind a table filled with fresh fruit and what appears to be a large pile of cannabis. The star, who is a prolific weed smoker, added in the ...
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Snoop Dogg: 'I Need An Intern'

December 27th, 2013 4:20pm EST
Snoop Dogg
International hip-hop superstar Snoop Dogg is on the search for a fortunate fan to work as his intern in a bid to raise money for charity.

The rap legend has teamed up with celebrity charity website, Prizeo.com, to raise cash for his Snoop Youth Football League, a non-profit organization giving inner-city children the chance to participate in football games.

The 42 year-old star will recruit the lucky winner to work with him on several projects for one day in Los Angeles and will also treat the victor to lunch. All those who donate will automatically be entered into the prize draw.

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We'll Have Fun Fun Fun Til Lupe Fiasco Walks Off The Stage

November 12th, 2013 10:41pm EST
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If you have ever been to the city of Austin, Texas, you know that it is the self-proclaimed “Live Music Capital of the World” but it can also be a bit weird. Last weekend was the 8th Annual ‘Fun Fun Fun Fest’ at Auditorium Shores in downtown Austin and although we enjoyed one of the best festivals we have attended this year, we also understand why the city tells you to ‘Keep Austin Weird.’ Here are the Top Ten reasons why the ‘Fun Fun Fun Fest’ rocked Austin this weekend:

1.) Next to the Black Stage and adjacent to the on premise skate park was a wrestling rink. We watched a skinny, tattoo...
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Kate Upton, Snoop Dogg, Biz Markie Team Up For WTH Hot Pockets Promo

October 10th, 2013 11:50pm EDT
Kate Upton Hot Pockets
Supermodel Kate Upton and rapper Snoop Dogg have teamed up for a bizarre new video promoting microwaveable meal Hot Pockets.

The two unlikely co-stars are joined by former talk show host Larry King and perform a parody of Biz Markie's "Just A Friend".

The new jingle, titled "You Got What I Eat", also features Oliver Cooper and Bow Wow in an attempt to get people who actually eat Hot Pockets to vote on whether or not it's the new "premium cuts of meat" or the new "buttery seasoned crusts" that keep fans coming back for more.

The song features updated lyrics sung by Biz (and lip-synched by...
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Snoop Dogg Facing Fan Backlash Over Support For Accused Murderer Aaron Hernandez

July 6th, 2013 3:59pm EDT
Aaron Hernandez and Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg/Snoop Lion has felt the wrath of his fans on Twitter after posting an image of himself with accused murderer Aaron Hernandez.

The rapper-turned-reggae singer showed support for the former New England Patriots star, who was arrested last month and held without bail in Massachusetts over the fatal shooting of a man whose body was found near his home. Hernandez is also a top suspect in another double homicide in Boston.

"Keep ya head up !! We prayn 4 ya," Snoop wrote as the photo's caption, showing his support for his friend while he faces life in prison if he's convicted.

"Prayi...
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Eddie Murphy And Snoop Dogg Join Forces For Reggae Video 'Redlight'

June 28th, 2013 4:20pm EDT
Eddie Murphy
Eddie Murphy has recruited Snoop Dogg to channel the sounds of Jamaica on a new song.

The renowned actor has released a video for Redlight on YouTube.com, with the promo featuring the pals at work in the studio as they record the tune.

The purpose of the track is not yet clear, but Snoop Lion, aka Snoop Dogg, revealed in May that he had been in talks with the reclusive movie star to collaborate on a series of film and TV-related projects - and it appears Redlight is their first offering as business partners.

Snoop told Rolling Stone magazine, "I'm gonna holler at him, see if I can get...
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Jessica Alba Rocked A Sexy Yellow Minidress At The Spike TV Guys Choice Awards

June 10th, 2013 7:00pm EDT
Jessica Alba
Over the weekend, sexy stars including Jessica Alba and model Katherine Webb attended the Spike TV Guys Choice Awards. Alba, a staple at annual the event, looked incredible in a bright yellow strapless minidress paired with crimson pumps.

The actress was recently voted as having one of the sexiest celebrity beach bodies by E-Score. It doesn't seem to matter what she wears - she always looks hot!

But she's more than just a pretty face.

Last month, Alba was honored in Connecticut for her eco-friendly baby product line Honest and her book, The Honest Life, based on raising her children in a...
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Hollywood's Top Men Honored At 2013 Spike Guys Awards

June 9th, 2013 2:06pm EDT
Jeff Bridges
On Saturday night, Ben Affleck, Jeff Bridges and Vince Vaughn were among the winners at the annual Spike Guys Choice Awards in California.

The awards show, honoring all things men love, named Ben Affleck the Guy of the Year in honor of his stellar success on the back of his critically-acclaimed hit Argo.

Vaughn was voted the Guycon - Guy Icon, while Bridges was honored with Outstanding Literary Achievement award for his book The Dude and the Zen Master.

The new Superman movie, starring Henry Cavill as the Man of Steel, was named Most Highly Anticipated Movie, while Breaking Bad's drug...
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Snoop Lion To Bunny Wailer: 'How Dare You'

May 15th, 2013 4:20am EDT
Snoop Lion
Snoop Lion has turned up the heat on Jamaican icon Bunny Wailer after the musician took aim at the rapper's conversion to Rastafarianism.

During his 2012 pilgrimage to Bob Marley's home, Snoop met The Wailers legend and filmed the visit for his Reincarnated documentary; however the reggae great has since slammed the former rapper for his "outright fraudulent use" of Rasta culture.
 
The 41 year-old rapper-turned-reggae star was initially confused by Wailer's statement, suggesting the Jamaican star may have been misquoted, but now Snoop is on the attack.

Snoop has sent a callous message...
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Snoop Lion Opens Up About Pimp Past, Says It Was Never About The Money

May 9th, 2013 9:22am EDT
Snoop Lion
When he hit the road for the Playboy Tour a decade ago, Snoop Lion (formerly known as Snoop Dogg) was actually a pimp.  The rapper admits he was a hooker's boss for high-profile athletes in 2003 and put his marriage in jeopardy as a result.

He recently told the latest issue of Rolling Stone:  "I put an organization together... I had a bus follow me with 10 b**ches on it. I could fire a b**ch, f**k a b**ch, get a new ho. It was my program. City to city, t**ty to t**ty, hotel room to hotel room, athlete to athlete, entertainer to entertainer.
 
"If I'm in a city where the Denver Broncos or t...
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Snoop Dogg Joins Forces With Anti-Gun Group No Guns Allowed

April 23rd, 2013 4:16pm EDT
Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg is teaming up with a campaign organization to help put an end to gun violence in the Country.  

The prominent rapper is supporting the League of Young Voters Education Fund's No Guns Allowed movement, which was inspired by a song he wrote in response to shooting rampages across the U.S.

Snoop says, "No Guns Allowed is a really important song to me. I'm humbled that an organization like the League of Young Voters Education Fund supports what I'm saying in it and is taking action. Especially since they have been doing work for a long time to spread an anti-violence message in ou...
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Police Shut Down Snoop Dogg's 420 Festival

April 21st, 2013 4:20pm EDT
Snoop Dogg
The authorities were called to Snoop Dogg's marijuana celebration party in Los Angeles on Saturday following complaints from neighbors.

The renowned rapper, who now goes by the name Snoop Lion, organized a bash at a Hollywood Hills mansion to mark April 20th, a date which has a special meaning in cannabis culture due to its numerical link to 4.20pm, when marijuana lovers light up.

Nonetheless, the Snoop Lion 420 Festival was shut down after authorities received calls from locals complaining about noise levels and partygoers' parked cars crowding the area.

No further action was taken a...
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4/20: Celebrate Weed Day With These 13 Celebrity Stoners

April 20th, 2013 7:36pm EDT
Willie Nelson
Every year when April 20 rolls around people across the U.S. celebrate an unofficial holiday: weed day.

Stoners everywhere recognize 4:20 as being the time of day to light up, and when the date is 4/20 it's time to kick back, light up and smoke all day -- especially at 4:20. If you're into that kind of thing, of course.

Now that several stats have legalized marijuana to various degrees plenty of folks from sea to shining sea will be lighting up this year, some even in public. Colorado, which has the loosest regulations on pot, sees thousands gather in downtown Denver -- aka the Mile High ...
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MTV Movie Awards Winners & Fashion: 'The Avengers,' Emma Watson, Will Ferrell & More!

April 15th, 2013 8:56am EDT
Emma Watson
"The Avengers" dominated the 2013 MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday night, taking home three trophies - Movie of the Year, Best Fight and Best Villain (Tom Hiddleston).

"Silver Linings Playbook" also performed well, with Bradley Cooper picking up Best Male Performance and  Best Kiss with his co-star Jennifer Lawrence.

Australian actress Rebel Wilson, who hosted the show, also picked up two awards for her role in "Pitch Perfect": Breakthrough Performance and Best Musical Moment.

Jamie Foxx won the Generation Award, Emma Watson was presented with the Trailblazer Award, and Will Fer...
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Martha Stewart Likes To Bake 'Green' Brownies With Snoop Dogg

April 4th, 2013 9:01am EDT
Snoop Dogg & Martha Stewart
Martha Stewart is either a really good jokester or just really cool - either way, she admitted on the "Today" show that she and Snoop Dogg hang out together and cook brownies.

The lifestyle and culinary expert and the "Gin and Juice" rapper have apparently bonded over their love of the baked good, which includes a special ingredient.

Stewart recently told the "Today" show: "I hang out with Snoop, like... he has time for me. We like to bake brownies together. They are green (with marijuana), they're green actually."

Earlier this year, the rapper told GQ magazine he wanted to teach his th...
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The Top 5 Biggest Celebrity Fans Of March Madness

March 17th, 2013 2:00pm EDT
Happy St. Patrick's Day and sports fans congregate to their TVs and smartphones to keep up with the month-long college basketball tournament. Yes, March Madness is upon us and it seems like everyone is getting in on the action. From the always competitive 21st Century bracket contest to those guys in your office who bet way too much in the March Madness pool, people love their SEC traditions.

Celebrities are no exception. Many of your favorite stars will be waving their alumni colors in anticipation for the Final Four championship games. Here are a few dedicated celebrity fans you may cat...
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Snoop Dogg Wrote Gun Song In Response To School Shootings

March 10th, 2013 9:31am EDT
Snoop Dogg
Rapper Snoop Dogg wrote his new single "No Guns Allowed" in a bid to stop school shootings.

The "Drop It Like It's Hot" hitmaker gave up keeping weapons in his house after a run-in with police, and he wants other Americans to re-think their desire to own firearms.

Speaking to liberal talk show host Piers Morgan, he says, "(There were) certain scenarios in my life where I had guns in my life, and I ran into a situation with the law where they (the authorities) came through my house and took all of the guns out of my house and put my family through a whole lot of unnecessary abuse and what ...
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Snoop Dogg To Launch 'Way Of The Dogg' Video Game

March 5th, 2013 4:20pm EST
Snoop Dogg
Rapper Snoop Dogg is set to release his own video game.

The Gin & Juice hit-maker has teamed up with bosses at 505 Games and Echo Peak to release Way of the Dogg, which will allow users to 'become' the rapper and use Kung-Fu to fight off different characters - all while listening to the 41 year old's music.

The hip-hop star, also known as Snoop Lion, tells AllHipHop.com, "Everyone knows that Snoop is down with the biggest and best video games, whether it's droppin' my hits on the soundtrack, or showing the world I can go toe-to-toe with the best fighters on the street - but Way of the D...
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Snoop Dogg Busted For Not Paying Income Taxes

February 17th, 2013 6:00pm EST
Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg is in the doghouse. The rapper failed to pay more than $540,000 in taxes over two tax years, according to TMZ.com.

The Internal Revenue Service has filed a tax lien against the rapper due to unpaid income tax from 2009 and 2011.

Snoop, real name Calvin Broadus, Jr., reportedly owes $101,952 from 2009 and and $444,317 from 2011. What about 2010? Well, that year he was hit with a tax lien after allegedly failing to hand over $598,309 in payments.

We wonder if he's learned his lesson and will pay his 2012 taxes?
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Rohan Marley Defends Snoop Dogg Over His Rastafari Move

January 25th, 2013 4:20pm EST
Rohan Marley
Bob Marley's son Rohan has jumped to the defense of rapper Snoop Dogg after one of his late father's The Wailers band mates accused the rapper of fraudulently posing as a Rastafarian.

Bunny Wailer took aim at the Gin and Juice hit-maker after he was anointed by a Rastafarian priest while making his first reggae record in Jamaica last year.

After seeing images of the star, who now also goes by the moniker Snoop Lion, in traditional Rastafari dress and sporting dreadlocked hair, he accused him of the "outright fraudulent use of (the) Rastafari community's personalities and symbolism."

Ne...
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Snoop Dogg Would Love To Show His Children 'The Right Way' To Smoke Marijuana

January 4th, 2013 4:20pm EST
Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg has vowed to teach his children the right way to smoke marijuana if they take an interest in pot.

The "Gin & Juice" hit-maker, who now goes by the name Snoop Lion, has always been an advocate of the medicinal effects of weed, previously confessing he once smoked up to 80 blunts a day.

The 41 year old has recently cut back as part of his spiritual rebirth, but he isn't opposed to letting his kids with wife Shante Broadus, Corde, Cordell, and Cori, experiment with pot - as long as he can show them how to properly consume it.

He tells GQ magazine, "It's not that I would ever p...
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Grandmaster Flash's 'The Message' Tops Rolling Stone's Hip-Hop Song List

December 6th, 2012 9:20am EST
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five
Rolling Stone magazine just named Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five's rap anthem "The Message" the Greatest Hip-Hop Song Of All Time.

The 1982 hit beat out favorites such as the Sugarhill Gang's "Rapper's Delight" and "Planet Rock" by Afrika Bambaataa & the Soul Sonic Force. Also making the top five: Run-DMC's "Sucker M.C.'s" and "Mind Playing Tricks on Me" by the Geto Boys.

Public Enemy's "Fight The Power," Dr. Dre and Snoop Doggy Dogg's "Nuthin' But a 'G' Thang," Notorious B.I.G.'s "Juicy," NWA's "Straight Outta Compton," and Eric B. and Rakim's "Paid In Full" complete the top 10.

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Snoop Dogg Teams Up With David Beckham For 'A Christmas Carol'

November 28th, 2012 4:20pm EST
Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg and David Beckham have teamed up for an animated re-imagining of Charles Dickens' classic festive tale A Christmas Carol.

The rapper and the soccer star both feature in a short cartoon film created by Beavis and Butt-head artist J.J. Sedelmaier for sports brand Adidas.

In the clip, named The Cautionary Tale of Ebenezer Snoop, Snoop Dogg tackles a role inspired by Dickens' famous Ebenezer Scrooge character, while Beckham appears as the Ghost of Christmas Present.

Singer Rita Ora features as the Ghost of Christmas Future, and there are appearances from tennis ace Andy Murray,...
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