Snoop Dogg is addicted to marijuana

Knowing rap artists in America means knowing Snoop Dogg.

He is one of the legendary rap artists and one of the most famous of them all.

He is originally from Long Beach California,and he was discovered by Dr. Dre.

Snoop is not only an artist,but he is also an actor.

Throughout his career, he has sold over twenty-three million albums in the US alone and more than thirty-five million albums all over the world.

For those who aren’t familiar with Snoop Dogg, he is a songwriter, a father, an actor, coach, TV personality and a cannabis enthusiast.

Hulk Hogan with Snoop Dogg

His achievements in the entertainment industry as well as in the sport’s industry can’t be underestimated.

Despite all of his accomplishments and success, he is one unlucky guy we can say that.

He has been nominated for the Grammys countless times,but he has never won. His time is coming, however.

His life is a public one,but there are facts about the rapper that not so many people know.

For example, do you know Snoop Dogg’s birth name? I doubt you do.

Snoop Dogg with Shante Broadus

1. Accidentally Divorced

People do insane things,but Snoop was serious on this one.

He is a one-woman man,and there are no dramas with him and women.

He once filed for a divorce in 2004 but when he returned home, he fell in love back with his wife,and they remarried immediately.

Snoop Dogg was devastated by Tupacs death

2. Devastated by Tupac’s Death

Snoop was best friends with Tupac,and when he was shot, he was so shocked and devastated such that he couldn’t leave his house for more than five weeks.

Snoop Dogg believes in Rastafarianism

3. Religious

Not in the way you think but he is a born again too.

In 2012, Snoop visited Jamaica,and he adopted the Rastafarian religion and became born again in the religion.

Snoop Doggs cousins are Brandy, Nate Dogg and Lil’ Bow Wow

4. Fame is Deep-Rooted in His DNA

He is the most successful and famous in his family,but he isn’t the only famous and successful one in the family.

Singer Brandy is his first cousin as well as Nate Dogg. Lil’ Bow Wow is his nephew!

Snoop Dogg is a very intelligent person

5. Genius

Though it has not been confirmed, it’s rumored that Snoop has an IQ of 147,and this qualifies him as a genius.

Maybe this is the source of all his brilliant achievements and overall success.

Snoop Dogg belongs to Rolling 20 Crips from the East Side of Long Beach.

6. Gang Member

Snoop Dogg was a member of the Rolling 20 Crips from the East Side of Long Beach.

Snoop Dogg has been arrested many times.

7. Did He Murder Someone?

Snoop Dogg was on trial for murder,and he took it positively.

Though the trial ended in a mistrial, it led to boosted sales of his album Doggy Style to more than five million copies.

Angry pics of Snoop Dogg

8. He Doesn’t Shout

Have you ever come across another rapper apart from Snoop and 50 Cent who are softly spoken?

Some scream just to make a point but Snoop is softly spoken,but his voice has an impact.

50 never wished for it,so he doesn’t count.

Snoop Dogg will be killed by Death Row if he ever goes to California

9. Living on Borrowed Time

After Snoop left Death Row Records, the owner Suge Knight ordered a hit on him if he ever returned to California.

He had to relocate to New Orleans.

Snoop Dogg is addicted to marijuana

10. In Love with Marijuana

Maybe this is why he became a Rastafarian.

His love for the Herb is well known,and he is certified to receive medical marijuana to treat migraines which are brought by the lack of marijuana.

11. Smells Like My Mama’s Boyfriend

We all know Snoop is a football coach. One day, a kid at practice told him he smelled like the kid’s boyfriend and this crushed him.

He vowed to stop smoking anytime he coaches.

Snoop Dogg has been arrested multiple times.

12. Arrested More than Once

When he was young, Snoop ran into trouble with the law several times.

He was arrested for possession of hard drugs (cocaine),and he went to jail for it.

Snopp Dogg is one of the very few matured, dignified rappers.

13. Withheld Royalty Payments

Snoop Dogg refused to produce any more tracks with Death Row Records after Dr. Dre, his producer at that time left.

The label then refused to give him any royalty payments to the artist for some of his famous songs.

Snoop Dogg wife and children

14. Gave Up Smoking Marijuana for a Few Seconds

Snoop Dogg is a well-known marijuana smoker,and it has become one of his trademarks.

In 2002, he vowed to give up smoking marijuana,but that didn’t last long as he later announced to be smoking more than 70 blunts a day.

Snoop Dogg sexy in shades

15. Never Going Back to Sweden

If you check on his Instagram page, you can see a post where he said he is never going back to Sweden and he tells his fans they can blame it on the police.

He was detained in Sweden and subjected to a urine test as he was detained for suspicion of driving under the influence.

Snoop Dogg 20 year challenge

16. Snoop Lion

Did you now that Snoop Dogg changed his name more than once. He was called Snoop Doggy Dogg,and he dropped Doggy.

Recently, he changed from Snoop Dogg to Snoop Lion after he became a born-again Rastafarian.

Live performance of Snoop Dogg

17. His Money Gets Him in Trouble

Traveling with a lot of money isn’t allowed especially on a plane. He was detained when he was found with excess amounts of cash and was detained.

He was given half of the money back while the other half was left with the police to be given back after investigations were over.

The cash was however from his performances,and nothing illegal was going on according to his lawyers.