Cordozar Calvin Broadus, Jr. (born October 20, 1971), better known as Snoop Dogg (formerly Snoop Doggy Dogg),and more recently Snoop Lion (adopted after his conversion to Rastafarianism), is an American rapper. He is a Gangsta rap pioneer, working with Dr. Dre to popularize the genre in the early 1990's.
Snoop Dogg was arrested on Aug. 25, 1993 in connection with the murder of Philip Woldemariam. Snoop Dogg claimed his bodyguard had shot Woldemariam in self-defence. Both Snoop Dogg and his bodyguard were acquitted.
- ↑ http://www.ucllibertarians.com/celebrities.html
- ↑ http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/blogs/dailydish/detail?blogid=7&entry_id=21457
- ↑ "No Guns Allowed" by Snoop Lion featuring Drake and Cori B.; released 2 April 2013 on http://noisey.vice.com/music-video-premieres/snoop-lion-ft-drake-and-cori-b-no-guns-allowed