Snoop Dogg says that he almost signed with a distinct label earlier than joining Dr. Dre, however they underappreciated him. The legendary rapper mirrored on the state of affairs throughout a latest interview on the Massive Boy Off Air YouTube present.
“Y’all don’t know this story,” Snoop instructed Massive Boy. “I used to be with Above The Legislation. Above The Legislation was about to provide me a state of affairs — however that they had me ready on the bench. I used to be behind Kokane; I used to be behind one other lady named [Mz] Kilo, and I used to be ready behind Above The Legislation’s subsequent album that they had been doing. However Laylaw and [Big] Hutch and the entire crew, Go Mack and the entire 9. They fucked with me and Warren G; Warren G was they n***a!”
Snoop Dogg & Dr. Dre
From there, Snoop continued: “So Warren G introduced me to them, and so they was like, ‘Okay, we gon’ fuck with him!’ However, ‘Sit down there and play that Madden whereas we work within the studio.’ And this was once we was comin’ from Lengthy Seashore to Inglewood, didn’t even know I used to be going by a Blood neighborhood on the Metro whereas Warren G was attempting to make a profession occur. [Dr.] Dre is about to go away Ruthless. It’s not [known yet], however he’s about to go away. I’m simply attempting to get on. So I’m in right here with these n****s day-after-day. Friday, they take me upstairs within the studio — one of many solely occasions. And so they play a dope-ass monitor for me, and so they’re like, ‘This yours. Monday, we gon’ report this.’ I’m like, ‘Oh, shit. I lastly get to…I’m on, n***a.’”
These days, Snoop is the boss over at Death Row, having acquired possession of the label from MNRK Music Group in February 2022. He launched in nineteenth studio album, BODR, by the imprint shortly afterward. He additionally introduced the label’s catalog again to streaming providers, simply final month. Take a look at a clip from Snoop Dogg’s interview with Massive Boy beneath, as shared by HipHopDX.
Snoop Dogg’s Dialogue With Massive Boy