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us: Snoop Lion, 1972-



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    • us: Snoop Dogg, 1972-
    • us: Snoop Doggy Dogg, 1972-
    • us: Doggy Dogg, Snoop, 1972-
    • us: Dogg, Snoop, 1972-
    • us: Broadus, Calvin, 1972-
    • us: Snoop, 1972-
    • us: Broadus, C. (Calvin), 1972-
    • us: Bigg Snoop Dogg, 1972-
    • us: Big Snoop Dogg, 1972-
    • us: Snoopzilla, 1972-
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Snoop Dogg, 1972-
  • Sources

    • found: Tha doggfather, p1996: label (Snoop Doggy Dogg; rap musician)
    • found: No limit top Dogg, p1999: label (Snoop Dogg)
    • found: All-music guide, June 29, 1999 (Snoop Doggy Dogg; Snoop; Snoop Dogg; b. Calvin Broadus, Oct. 20, 1972)
    • found: All music guide WWW site, Jan. 10, 2005 (Snoop Dogg; Snoop; b. Calvin Broadus, Oct. 20, 1972, Long Beach, CA)
    • found: Snoop Dogg WWW site, Jan. 10, 2005
    • found: OCLC database, Jan. 10, 2005 (usage as principal performer: albums released 1993 and 1996: Snoop Doggy Dogg; 1998-2004: Snoop Dogg)
    • found: Internet Movie Database, Jan. 10, 2005 (Snoop Dogg; b. Calvin Cordozar Broadus, Oct. 20, 1971, Long Beach, Calif.; sometimes credited as C. Broadus, Calvin Broadus, Bigg Snoop Dogg, Snoop Doggy Dogg)
    • found: Int. ww in pop. mus., 6th ed. (Snoop Dogg (Calvin Broadus) (Snoop Doggy Dogg); b. Oct. 20, 1972, Long Beach, Calif.; rap artist)
    • found: Welcome to tha church, p2005: container (Bigg Snoop Dogg)
    • found: Now that's what I call music! 23 [SR] p2006: container (Big Snoop Dogg)
    • found: Reincarnated, 2013: label (Snoop Lion) insert (Snoop Dog returned from a 2012 trip to Jamaica as Snoop Lion) [not in LC]
    • found: Wikipedia www home page, June 12, 2013 (Snoop Dogg; introduced new stage name, Snoop Lion, July 31, 2012; adopted name after being baptized Snoop Lion by a Rastafarian priest in Jamaica)
    • found: 7 Days of Funk (Musical group). 7 Days of Funk, p2013: container (Snoopzilla)
    • found: Wikipedia, Jan. 30, 2014 (7 Days of Funk (rapper-singer Snoopzilla--better known as Snoop Dogg--and modern-funk musician Dâm-Funk)) {https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/7_Days_of_Funk}
  • LC Classification

    • PS3619.N64
    • ML420.S6735
  • Change Notes

    • 1996-12-20: new
    • 2014-01-31: revised
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