Hit-Boy On Snoop Dogg's GGN
The latest edition of Snoop Dogg's GGN has Pasadena beatmaker Hit-Boy visiting Nemo Hoes studio to chop it up during the "news" segment. The two artists are clearly huge fans of each other, with Hit-Boy telling Snoop that he performed "Murder Was The Case" for everybody at his 8th birthday party, and Snoop flipping out when Hit-Boy tells him he produced Jay and Kanye's "Niggas In Paris." The news of Hit-Boy's uncle being in the old-school R&B group Troop is almost too much for the Doggfather to handle, sending him into a stoned spiral of reminiscence.
Jay Rock "Parental Advisory" Video
After a few years of languishing in no-new-music purgatory, TDE OG Jay Rock returned recently with two new tracks, "Parental Advisory" and "Pay For It." Today, the former gets video treatment.
DJ Premier On Snoop Dogg's GGN
Hip-hop legend DJ Premier will release a joint album with Detroit spitter Royce Da 5'9" under the name "PRhyme" on December 9th. Recently, he stopped by Snoop Dogg's GGN program to discuss the new project and reminisce on his earliest run-ins with The Doggfather.
Word On The Street: Iggy Azalea Vs. Snoop Dogg
This week on Word On The Street, we're tackling the bizarre and uncomfortable social media confrontation between Iggy Azalea and Snoop Dogg. We talked to New Yorkers about the tiff, asking why Iggy seems to be a target right now, before getting people to take sides. We go through which artist would be more fun to hang out with, and who will have more longevity,all the way down to who rocked blond locks better. Check back next week for more opinions on what's going on in hip hop right now. How did you feel about Snoop and Iggy's beef?
G-Unit On Snoop Dogg's GGN
Since its debut last year, Snoop Dogg's GGN webseries has been one of the best, most hilarious webseries around. Today, Uncle Snoop unveiled one of the biggest episodes yet: a twenty-minute-long special with G-Unit.
Snoop Dogg Previews New Pharell Collaboration
Snoop Dogg and Pharrell were a pretty unstoppable team in the early 00s. While "Drop It Like It's Hot" may be their master stroke (or is it "Beautiful"), the two also collaborated on strong singles and deep cuts on the Doggfather's albums Paid Tha Cost To Pay The Boss and R&G. While the two icons haven't been working togeher as much of late, it seems P has lent his late career new disco sound to a new single from Snoop, which the rapper shared in a new video he posted today.
Iamsu! Talks Chinese Food, Meeting Jay Z And Being Inspired By Snoop Dogg
This summer, HBK Gang's Iamsu! has been touring around the country with Wiz Khalifa and Co. on the "Under The Influence" tour, and recently, we had a chance to catch up with the Sincerely Yours rapper backstage.
T-Pain Guests On Snoop Dogg's GGN
After a several-years-long hiatus, T-Pain is back making music. With the success of "Up Down" and collaborations with a younger generation of artists, Teddy Pain has reclaimed some of his old glory, and he recently visited Snoop Dogg's GGN show to talk about it. With Snoop calling the auto-tune pioneer the "Roger Troutman of our era," T-Pain details his crazy hot streak that occurred between 2006 and 2007. He also reveals that he DJ'd long before he began singing, and continues to enjoy it to this day.
Snoop Dogg Feat. Tha Eastsidaz "Can't Trust Em" Video
Snoop Dogg Feat. Tha Eastsidaz
A couple weeks ago, Snoop Dogg dropped off the fourth instalment in his That’s My Work mixtape series, which was hosted by DJ Drama, and contained 20 new tracks. Today, Snoop revisits the project and releases the official video for track #4 “Can’t Trust Em”. With the song’s theme about trust, this video portrays a story about betrayal in the hard streets of L.A. that results to shoot outs and homicides. Real life West coast ish right here.
Afrojack Feat. Snoop Dogg "Dynamite" Video
Afrojack Feat. Snoop Dogg
"Turn Down 4 What" is one of the more surprising hits of the summer. Simultaneously establishing EDM's trap-leanings as Billboard-friendly (though Katy Perry's "Dark Horse" had tested the waters first), and reintroducing Lil Jon to the party circuit. Since then, we've heard some songs looking for the same type of validation, Afrojack's new collaboration with Snoop Dogg, "Dynamite" being one of them.
Souls of Mischief Feat. Snoop Dogg "There Is Only Now" Video
Souls of Mischief Feat. Snoop Dogg
Last week, Souls Of Mischief shared the first record from their upcoming Adrian Younge-produced album There Is Only Now. The title track, featuring Snoop Dogg, now has a video that also stars A Tribe Called Quest's Ali Shaheed Muhammad. Watch it above.
The Outlawz Feat. Snoop Dogg "Karma" Video
The Outlawz Feat. Snoop Dogg
The Outlawz are back with a hot new single featuring a verse from the one and only Snoop Dogg. Rolling in old schools and getting into some high-stakes action sequences, Tupac's former collaborators prove they've still got it after all of these years. Snoop, meanwhile, seems to be struggling with his Snoop Lion pacifist phase, partaking in a little "blast" and "smash" of his own.
BET's "The Message" Documentary Trailer
Grandmaster Flash's "The Message" is often cited as the very first socially conscious hip hop song. The upcoming mini series from BET takes its name from the iconic single, going back through history to look at rap's progression. “This exciting series examines the origin and the path of the music and message, taking care to objectively analyze its factions and movements,” says Stephen Hill, the president of Music Programing and Specials at BET.
PSY Feat. Snoop Dogg "Hangover" Video
PSY Feat. Snoop Dogg
PSY set the record for the most YouTube videos ever with his uber-viral hit, "Gangnam Style", and the K-Pop rapper has now returned with another ambitiously humorous visual for his new ode to Sunday morning, "Hangover". Snoop delivers two verses to the track, playing PSY's drinking buddy for the duration of the visual. It's safe to say, PSY will never top "Gangnam Style" in terms of views, but he could possibly have another hugely shareable hit on his hands.
Terrace Martin - INFLUENCES Ep. 1: Snoop Dogg "Doggystyle"
As a versatile, Grammy-nominated producer, Terrace Martin works within a number of genres, including hip-hop, jazz and R&B. In his new YouTube series "INFLUENCES," he takes us on "a journey through his favorite music records, from 1950's John Coltrane to 2000's D'Angelo." The first episode centers on Snoop (Doggy) Dogg's Doggystyle.
Snoop Dogg Talks Game Of Thrones With Seth Rogen On GGN
Snoop Dogg's GGN (Double G News) webseries has produced some great, blunted interviews from celebrities in the hip hop world and beyond. This week, he had actor Seth Rogen on the show. The full episode is coming next week, but for now, here's a clip of them discussing HBO's "Game Of Thrones." If you haven't been keeping up with the show, beware -- there are spoilers in the video.
Jason Derulo Feat. Snoop Dogg "Wiggle" Video
Jason Derulo Feat. Snoop Dogg
Jason Derulo's "Talk Dirty" took off unexpectedly this year, and as a result anticipation was high for the singer's follow-up single. Earlier this month, Jason unleashed the Snoop Dogg-assisted ode to booty, "Wiggle", which has just been given the video treatment. As the title suggests, there's a lost of gyrating going on here. Derulo spoke to Billboard briefly about the record.
Pharrell Brings Out Tyler, The Creator, Snoop Dogg, Nelly & More At Coachella
Pharrell took the stage last night at Coachella, and his performance was the most star-studded we've seen yet at the festival. The singer/producer brought a wide selection of artists he's worked with over his long career, including Busta Rhymes, Snoop Dogg, Tyler, The Creator, Gwen Stefani, Diddy, and Diplo. He performed solo cuts from his new album, the Daft Punk singles, "Blurred Lines", as well as plenty of hits he's produced for the many guests. Check out the full setlist below.
Snoop Dogg Feat. Daz Dillinger "We'll Miss U (Uncle June Bugg Tribute)"
Snoop Dogg Feat. Daz Dillinger
Following the news that Snoop Dogg's uncle June Bugg had passed away a few weeks ago due to cancer, Snoop and Daz Dillinger recently shared a tribute track called "We'll Miss U (Uncle June Bugg)", which now has a set of visuals to accompany it.
Trae Tha Truth Feat. Snoop Dogg "Old School" Video
Trae Tha Truth Feat. Snoop Dogg
Trae Tha Truth's track dedicated to his old school receives a visual treatment today. The record first appeared on his I Am King mixtape which dropped last November. Since then, Trae's dropped his Flight School mixtape in celebration of All-Star Weekend 2014.