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us: Snoop Dogg, 1972-



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    • us: Dogg, Snoop, 1972-
    • us: Snoop Lion, 1972-
    • us: Lion, Snoop, 1972-
    • us: Snoop Doggy Dogg, 1972-
    • us: Doggy 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 Lion, 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 (Calvin Cordozar Broadus, Jr. (b. Oct. 20, 1971), known by his stage names Snoop Doggy Dogg, Snoop Dogg, and later Snoop Lion, is an American rapper, singer-songwriter, and actor; his music career began in 1992; in July 31, 2012, he adopted new name after being baptized Snoop Lion by a Rastafarian priest in Jamaica) {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snoop_Dogg}
    • 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}
    • found: Afrojack. Forget the world, p2014: container (Snoop Dogg)
  • LC Classification

    • PS3619.N64
    • ML420.S6735
  • Change Notes

    • 1996-12-20: new
    • 2014-06-19: revised
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