Thursday Jun 13
Kendrick Lamar Set To Receive ASCAP Vanguard Award
New York, NY: The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers will honor Top Dawg Entertainment rapper-songwriter Kendrick Lamar with the ASCAP Vanguard Award during its 26th annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Snoop Lion: #NoGunsAllowed
On Monday, Snoop Lion - formerly the rapper known as Snoop Dogg - posted a piece online calling for an end to gun violence.
New Music: Snoop Dogg 'Let The Bass Go'
Snoop Lion lets loose with his contribution of the Turbo soundtrack with "Let the Bass Go."
The Daily Beast
TVThe Rap-ification of Brian Williams
Has the veteran newsman traded the anchor desk for the recording booth? Several videos bouncing around the Internet last week made it seem like Williams was bringing his trademark gravitas to the hip-hop game, but it was actually just the latest viral success from Late Night With Jimmy Fallon .
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Inhaling America's reefer madness
Colorado is going to make it legal for anyone over 21 to possess an ounce of cannabis.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Snoop Dogg Gets Animated in 'Let the Bass Go' - Song Premiere
"He's a slick-talking, slow-walking son of a snail," Snoop Dogg tells Rolling Stone of Smoove Move, the mini mollusk character he voices in Turbo , the DreamWorks animated car-racing comedy to be released on July 17th.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Brian Williams Rap classic Dr. Dre song
Pieced together using key words from Williams' broadcasts, the edited clip of Williams "rapping" Dr. Dre's 1992 song "Nuthin' But A 'G' Thang" featuring Snoop Dogg aired on Wednesday's episode of "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon."
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Brian Williams raps Snoop Dogg
From the viral sensation " The History of Rap" which features Justin Timberlake, and " Slow Jam the News ", which has featured the likes of President Obama.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
As the embodiment of '90s gangsta rap, Snoop Dogg blurred the lines between reality and fiction.
Fri May 31, 2013
Urban Music News Network
Former Playboy TV Producer Turned Incarcerated Author Ken Francis...
Before there was Snoop Lion there was Snoop Dogg aka the Doggfather, one of hip hop's most iconic figures.
Thu May 30, 2013
Hip-hop royalty on parade at Target Center
If a classic hip-hop concert lands in the forests of Minnesota and no one is around to hear it, does it still happen? That question was answered in the affirmative Thursday night in Minneapolis, when the LL Cool J-led Kings of the Mic Tour rolled into Target Center and probably sent the concert's organizers into the financial negative.
VOTD: Miley Cyrus And Snoop Lion Sing About 'Ashtrays And Heartbreaks'
Snoop Dogg, previously known as Snoop Dogg , released a smoke-filled music video for his new single "Ashtrays and Heartbreaks." Former Disney star Miley Cyrus is also seen in the clip, and let's just say she's come a long way since her days as Hannah Montana but in a good way.
Tue May 28, 2013
Snoop Lion Joins Tony Bennett's 'Voices Against Violence' Campaign
Veteran rapper Snoop Lion has become one of the latest celebrities to team up with the Voices Against Violence campaign.
Leave Snoop Lion Alone
When Snoop Dogg started calling himself Snoop Lion last year, those who casually follow him collectively snickered.
Mon May 27, 2013
Kenya: Up Close With Snoop Lion
Snoop Lion, formerly Snoop Dogg, was recently in Durban, South Africa, for the MTV All Star concert.
Sat May 25, 2013
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Audio review: Eve
Rap Eve. "Lip Lock." From The Rib/RED. With her first studio album in 11 years, Eve returns with an unimpressive, unfulfilling new offering, "Lip Lock." The rapper's rhymes lack passion, her wordplay is too simple, her hooks come across as mundane and she fails to find a musical identity on the 12-track album - particularly on single "She Bad Bad" ... (more)
Thu May 23, 2013
The Big Lead
LSU Offers Scholarship to Snoop Dogg Snoop Lion's Son Cordell Broadus
This is the Snoop I remember - Doggystyle, one of the greatest rap albums of the last 25 years - and if you want to toss in his scene in Old School, I'll give you that.
Coming up -- Published May 23, 2013
Nicknamed "the party starter," this animated, Los Angeles-based funny man specializes in impersonations and "off-the-wall" observations and social commentary.
Wed May 22, 2013
A peek behind Soundset 2013
Atmosphere and Snoop Dogg have contrasting aesthetics - indie, introspective Midwest stories from the former, and weeded-out G-funk from the latter - but they both fit within the elastic boundaries of Soundset.
Florida Georgia Line Redo Smash Hit 'Cruise' With Nelly [VIDEO]
It seems like every artist wants to be country now. We have had everyone from Elton John to Bon Jovi to Snoop Dogg to Kid Rock try their hand at country.