Friday October 23, 2015
Snoop Dogg with KP and the Boom Boom plus Dave Hill as Emcee
Multi-platinum artist, actor and entertainment icon SNOOP DOGG is at the forefront of popular culture with award-winning albums and songs, multiple films, lifestyle products, philanthropic efforts, and digital ventures, including his YouTube original series “GGN News.” Snoop Dogg has sold over 30 million albums worldwide and received multiple GRAMMY® nominations. Since 1993, he has released twelve albums and collaborated with artists across all genres of music. Snoop defines hip-hop history. He’s set records with his seminal album Doggystyle, which debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart and sold over 800,000 copies in the first week. Throughout his career, Snoop’s produced chart-topping hits including “Gin & Juice,” “Who Am I? (What’s My Name?),” “Nuthin’ But A ‘G’ Thang,” “Next Episode,” “Beautiful,” “Drop It Like It’s Hot,” “Signs,” “Sensual Seduction” and “I Wanna Rock.”
Most recently, Snoop under the moniker Snoopzilla, released his album 7 Days of Funk, a collaboration with Dam-Funk, in December of 2013 on Stones Throw Records. In April of last year, Snoop released his reggae and dancehall-influenced album Reincarnated under the moniker Snoop Lion. Reincarnated debuted at #1 on the Billboard Reggae Chart. His latest album, Bush, including tracks "Peaches N Cream," "So Many Pros," and "California Roll" produced by Pharrell Williams was released in May of this year.
As a DJ under the moniker DJ Snoopadelic, Snoop has been tearing up festivals and clubs around the world for nearly four years, giving fans a special experience that only he can curate. Additionally, Snoop’s event production company, Uncle Snoop’s Army, is growing a number of high concept live experiences, including The Snoopadelic Cabaret at TAO taking place this Spring and Summer and Snoop’s Wellness Retreat, a recreational festival in Seattle and Denver.
In addition to his extensive work in music, Snoop has appeared in numerous films, including Soul Plane, Starsky & Hutch, the Oscar® winning drama Training Day and Half Baked, Scary MoVie, among others.
DAVE HILL is a comedian, writer, musician, and man-about-town from Cleveland, Ohio but now living in New York City in an apartment that he pays for with most of his own money. He has appeared on HBO, Comedy Central (Inside Amy Schumer, @midnight), Cinemax, VH1, MTV, and BBC-America among others and starred in his own TV Show The King of Miami with Dave Hill on the MOJO network, which was cancelled even though Dave really liked it. He is a frequent contributor to public radio’s This American Life and hosts his own radio show, The Goddamn Dave Hill Show, on WFMU. In 2007, Variety magazine named him one of their “10 Comics to Watch”, something he won’t shut up about. Dave has written for The New York Times, GQ, Salon, McSweeney’s, and The Paris Review among others. His first book, Tasteful Nudes, was published by St. Martins Press in 2012. Dave is also the singer and guitar player for Valley Lodge, whose song “Go” is the theme song for HBO’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. He also smells really nice and you can ask anyone. For further really important information, visit www.davehillonline.com.
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