Snoop Dogg which is his rap name, was born on October 20th, 1971 as Cordazar Calvin Broadus. He is a Grammy Award-nominated rapper, record producer and actor. He has been nominated for a Grammy Award 12 times, none of which he has won. He’s won other awards such as the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards for best dance video and 2003 BET Awards for best collaboration.
He has 10 albums from 1993 to 2009, such as “Malice in Wonderland”, and “Tha Doggfather”. Snoop has been the opening act for the Blazed & Confused tour and the Up In Smoke tour. Snoop has been in a number of movies and television shows, such as “Half Baked”, “Starsky & Hutch” and “Racing Stripes” as the voice of Lightning the dog. There is a total of 34 movies and television shows total (including voices).
Summary by Erica LaCentra, TicketNews Staff On Wednesday, organizers of the Austin, Texas based Fun Fun Fun Fest announced the lineup for the three-day event which will take place November 8-10. Headliners for the 8th annual fest will include the likes of Snoop Dogg, Slayer, Television, and MGMT. This... Read more
West Coast rap icons Snoop Dogg and Ice Cube will partner next month for the How the West Was One Tour. The one-month outing launches July 14 at Paramount Theatre in Seattle, WA, and wraps two weeks later on July 30 at 9th Street Summerfest in Columbia, MO. Along... Read more
An impressive summer tour from John Legend and a couple of benefit concerts are on the menu for the May 19 daily tour recap, as compiled by TicketNews. Award-winning soul musician John Legend has nearly 50 concerts lined up for his summer “Evolver” tour, which features India.Arie as the... Read more
Since his debut on the rap scene in the early ’90s, Snoop Dogg has evolved from an underdog to a pop culture icon with his own reality television show. The rap artist and producer’s increasingly busy schedule isn’t keeping him off the road, though, with a spring tour leg... Read more
Today’s recap includes tour announcements, festival updates and more, as compiled by TicketNews on April 16, 2009. Aussie twin act The Veronicas are getting ready for their second U.S. headlining tour, which will hit the road in June. Before launching into the actual event, the rock-n-roll sisters will complete... Read more
Rap mainstay Snoop Dogg will be back on the road this spring for a one-month tour. Sandwiched between two festival appearances, the outing picks up May 4 at The Village in Little Rock, AR, and runs through May 17 at Shoreline Ballroom in Hilton Head Island, SC. Other scheduled... Read more
Today’s recap includes tour announcements, concert cancellations and more as compiled by TicketNews on December 12, 2008. The economy has claimed another concert victim: One of Lynyrd Skynyrd and Trace Adkins‘s New Year’s Eve shows has been axed due to slow ticket sales. While the second gig for that... Read more
311’s Unity Tour 2008 is heading coast to coast this summer for 30 shows with Snoop Dogg and special guest Fiction Plane, which spent most of the past year opening for The Police. Playing mostly amphitheatres from June 24 through Aug. 3, 311’s stops include the inaugural Rothbury Festival... Read more
LONDON (AP) – Snoop Dogg and Sean “Diddy” Combs were forced to scrap a tour of Britain after authorities denied Dogg a visa, according to a statement Tuesday. The duo, currently on a European tour, had been expected to play five dates in Britain. “With late notice of Snoop... Read more