• Snoop Dogg Murder Was the Case for Throwback Thursday
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    Snoop Dogg Murder Was the Case for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday as that mean we are closer to the weekend. We had some R&B represented and of course, hip hop also. Keyshia Cole’s debut joint plus R.Kelly’s Hits and Unreleased Vol. 1 were played. The Big Tymers, Book of David by DJ Quik and Big Sean’s Detroit 2 was bumped. 4,5,6 from Kool G. Rap, Silverback Guerilla by Sheek Louch and the Sunset Park Soundtrack was also played. The final album that was bumped was the I Wanna Thank Me project from Snoop Dogg. I Wanna Thank Me was dropped a couple years ago and it was Snoop’s 17th solo album. The big hit from the album…

  • 9 Classic Death Row Records Albums That Should Be in Your Collection
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    9 Classic Death Row Records Albums That Should Be in Your Collection

    Death Row Records is one of the most iconic records labels of all-time of any genre. The label had acts like Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Dogg Pound, 2Pac and many others. Death Row Records have released some of the greatest hip hop albums ever. Death Row Records became a household name back in 1992 when Dr. Dre dropped the Chronic. The following year, Snoop Dogg released his classic debut, Doggystyle. In late-1995, 2Pac dropped his megahit, All Eyez on Me after getting out of prison. The record-breaking label hasn’t been highlighted many times over the years for the right and wrong reasons. In a span of five years, the company…

  • 27 No Limit Records Albums That Should Be In Your Collection
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    27 No Limit Records Albums That Should Be In Your Collection

    Tonight is the world premiere of the No Limit Chronicles on BET. No Limit Records had one of the great runs in hip hop. Master P was dropping a new album from a different artist every other week. Trust me; I was buying everything No Limit was dropping. Master P, C-Murder, Silkk the Shocker, Mia X, TRU, Mystikal, Snoop Dogg and Magic. Fiend, Mac, Soulja Slim, Kane & Abel, 504 Boyz, Big Ed, Mr. Serv-On, Young Bleed and some movie soundtracks. No Limit Records went on to sell about 75 million records. The 5-part BET special will highlight the rise of the iconic label and Master P. No Limit Records…

  • Snoop Dogg Still A G Thang for Throwback Thursday
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    Snoop Dogg Still A G Thang for Throwback Thursday

    It was just announced yesterday that we have a legendary Verzuz coming up next week. We have Snoop Dogg taking on DMX, which should be good and entertaining at the same time. Snoop and DMX are two of the greatest rappers to ever pick up a mic. With today being Thursday, we’re getting closer to the weekend. My playlist this week consisted of the new albums from Lil Baby and Run the Jewels, plus Volume 6 of my 2Pac B-Day Mix. We also played the Tear the Club Up Thugs, the debut joint from Jodeci and Too Short’s Can’t Stay Away. Overall, this was a great week, but with the…

  • Snoop Dogg Rhythm & Gangsta Released 15 Years Ago
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    Snoop Dogg Rhythm & Gangsta Released 15 Years Ago

    As we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the release for The Chronic 2001, Snoop Dogg has an anniversary also. 15 years ago today, Snoop Dogg dropped R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece. This was Snoop’s 7th solo album and his second project on his own label. The first single was a classic track featuring Pharrell called Drop It Likes It’s Hot. The Neptunes produced a lot of Snoop because this album was also a part of their Star Trak label. Drop It Like It’s Hot went gold and the ringtone went double platinum. The reason I’m mentioning ringtone is because it was one of the few I had on my…

  • 25 Years Ago Murder Was the Case Soundtrack Dropped
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    25 Years Ago Murder Was the Case Soundtrack Dropped

    Death Row is known for putting out classic albums. The Chronic, Doggystyle, All Eyez on Me and Makaveli are all-time classic records. Death Row Records is also known for their movie soundtracks also. Above the Rim is looked at as one of, if not the best soundtrack ever. Snoop Dogg created a little film for his track, Murder Was the Case. Death Row put out an official soundtrack and it was released 25 years ago today. Unfortunately, the Murder Was the Case Soundtrack isn’t available on any streaming services. Either way, we have to show love to another classic Death Row Records release. The soundtrack featured Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre,…

  • Classic Doggy Dogg World for Throwback Thursday
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    Classic Doggy Dogg World for Throwback Thursday

    If you’re a fan of Snoop Dogg, this has been the place for you over the past week. Last week’s Mixtape Friday featured the Best of Snoop Dogg. The mixtape featured almost 100 of Snoop’s Greatest Hits. On Music Monday, you had the chance to stream his 17th album, I Wanna Thank Me. With this being Throwback Thursday, we might as well complete the trifecta. The featured track is from his iconic debut, Doggystyle. The track is Doggy Dogg World and it features the Dogg Pound and the legendary Dramatics. Of course, this is one of my all-time favorite hip hop and Snoop tracks. The song is dope and the…

  • Best of Snoop Dogg
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    Best of Snoop Dogg for Mixtape Friday

    Snoop Dogg is one of the greatest rappers of all-time. Snoop Dogg is one of, if not the most recognizable rappers ever. Snoop just released his 17th album, I Wanna Thank Me. He has been in the game for over 25 years and still going. Snoop have done tracks with everyone from 2Pac, Dr. Dre, 50 Cent, Eminem and so many more. It’s only right that we make a Greatest Hits for Mixtape Friday of the legendary MC. Below are 99 of the best tracks from or featuring Snoop Dogg. Check out the track listing below and it’s followed by the stream link. Bathtub Intro Nuthin But a “G” Thang…

  • Listen and Stream I Wanna Thank Me by Snoop Dogg
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    Listen and Stream I Wanna Thank Me by Snoop Dogg

    Snoop Dogg just released his unprecedented 17th solo album. I Wanna Thank Me was released this past Friday and the album isn’t bad. Slick Rick, Nate Dogg, Chris Brown, DJ Mustard, YG, Wiz Khalifa, Lil Duval and Russ appear on the album. The title come about when Snoop received his Hollywood Walk of Fame and thanked himself. At this point of his 25+ year career, Snoop can do or drop an album anytime he wants to. I Wanna Thank Me talks about everything from Nipsey Hussle to his friendship with Suge Knight. Overall, I Wanna Thank Me is a dope project as Snoop Dogg is still on top of his…

  • The Iconic Album Doggystyle Turns 25
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    The Iconic Album Doggystyle Turns 25

    There are a couple of handful of albums that’s mentioned when you’re talking about all-time classic hip hop records. Death Row is my all-time favorite label and they have four of those albums mentioned. The Chronic, All Eyez on Me, Makaveli and the one that’s featured now. Doggystyle was one of the most anticipated albums ever after the success of the Chronic record. Snoop Dogg had one of a kind flow and voice when he was introduced to the world on the Deep Cover track. After the release of the Chronic, everyone couldn’t wait until Snoop dropped a solo project. 25 years ago today, Snoop Dogg released his debut album,…

  • Snoop Dogg Gin and Juice for Throwback Thursday
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    Snoop Dogg Gin and Juice for Throwback Thursday

    In 1993, Hip Hop started to find its traction in the music scene. In 1992, Dr. Dre released his game changing album, The Chronic while putting Death Row on the map. The world was introduced to Snoop Doggy Dogg and as they say, the rest is history. Next month, Snoop Dogg will celebrate the 25th anniversary of his monumental debut album, Doggystyle. After his appearances on the Chronic and his track Deep Cover with Dr. Dre anticipation grew for a solo effort. 1993 was an influential year, so much that I made a Best Of for that year and here’s Volume 1. My Throwback Thursday featured track is off the…

  • 2Pac Snoop Dogg Wanted Dead or Alive from Gridlock’d Soundtrack
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    2Pac Snoop Dogg Wanted Dead or Alive

    By now, if you’re a fan of hip hop or music in general, you probably heard about 2Pac and Snoop Dogg. Since 2Pac passed, you have heard numerous stories about their relationship. Whether it’s how they became cool, how Snoop “allegedly” told Suge he need to bring 2Pac to Death Row or there falling out. Either way, they are two of the most iconic rappers ever and they put out beautiful music when they collaborated. 2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted comes to mind, but they’ve been on quite a few cuts together. Most of them have been heard throughout various mixtapes, but my Throwback Thursday track is probably my favorite.…