Throwback Thursday: Snoop Dogg (1993 – 2002)
This week seen the release of Snoop Dogg’s latest album “Reincarnated” under his new guise of “Snoop Lion” and therefore takes the spotlight for Throwback Thursday.
We are taking a look back at 5 songs from various Snoop Dogg albums.
The first of the 5 songs is “Gold Rush” from his sophomore album “Tha Doggfather”. “Gold Rush” was produced by Arkim & Flair (not Ric!) and has feature appearances from The LBC Crew (Bad Azz, Techniec & Lil C-Style) and also fellow DPG member Kurupt.
Track number 2 in the play list is his DJ Premier collaboration titled “The One And Only” from his 2002 album “Paid Tha Cost To Be Da Bo$$”.
“True Lies” from his 2000 album “Tha Last Meal” is track number 3. Above The Law alumni and rapper/weed-smoke-singer Kokane features not only on this track but heavily throughout “Tha Last Meal”. Dr. Dre and Mike Elizondo are both responsible for the production.
1999’s “Just Dippin’” from the album “No Limit Top Dogg” takes the 4th track spot. This track features not only production from Dr. Dre but a guest appearance on the track in a throwback to the “Chronic”/“Doggystyle” days. Female R&B artist Jewell also features.
Speaking of “Doggystyle“, track 5 is “Serial Killa” from the 1993 album. Once again, Dr. Dre takes production credits alongside co-production from Daz. Tha Dogg Pound and RBX feature on this one.