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Snoop Dogg

Born: Oct 20, 1972 in Long Beach, CA
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Genre: R&B, Rap
Biography: As the embodiment of '90s gangsta rap, Snoop Dogg blurred the lines between reality and fiction. Introduced to the world through Dr. Dre's The Chronic, Snoop quickly became the most famous star in rap, partially because of his drawled, laconic rhyming and partially because the violence that his lyrics ...Read full biography
Doggystyle
Released: 1993
Label: Eagle Rock
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If Snoop Dogg's debut, Doggystyle, doesn't seem like a debut, it's because in many ways it's not. Snoop had already debuted as a featured rapper on Dr. Dre's 1992 album, The Chronic, rapping on half of ...Read full review
Murder Was the Case
Released: 1994
Label: Priority
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The soundtrack to an 18-minute film inspired by Snoop Doggy Dogg's "Murder Was the Case" provides more thrills than the average hip-hop release. Again, Dre relies on his standard production tricks and ...Read full review
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