Snoop Dogg thanks himself as he gets star on Hollywood Walk Of Fame.
Snoop Dogg thanked himself for “being me at all times” as he was honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame.
Hollywood Boulevard was brought to a standstill as hundreds of fans turned out to see the musician, real name Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr, as he was joined by fellow hip-hop stars Dr Dre, Pharrell Williams and Warren G.
What’s My Name? Snoop Dogg is now immortalised on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame
Dr Dre spoke at the ceremony honouring his long-time collaborator
Snoop is one of the most successful rappers of his generation, with numerous platinum-selling albums and hits spanning three decades.
One of the biggest stars of the 1990s West Coast hip-hop scene, he is famed for singles such as What’s My Name?, Gin & Juice, Beautiful and Drop It Like It’s Hot, as well as scores of collaborations including The Next Episode, Nuthin’ but a ‘G’ Thang and Still Dre.
After thanking music producer Quincy Jones and his collaborators and fans, the 47-year-old also had a big thank you for himself.
“I want to thank me for believing in me, I want to thank me for doing all this hard work, I want to thank me for having no days off, I want to thank me for never quitting, I want to thank me for always being a giver.