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Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Snoop Dogg Reborn as Snoop Lion; Now Claims To Be A Jamaican Rastafarian (And

Snoop Dogg dies, Snoop Lion risesIOL tonight Music-Snoop Dogg. VICTORIA WILL/INVISION/AP. Snoop Dogg, who now goes by Snoop Lion, is releasing a reggae album called Reincarnated . Related Stories. Snoop is 'Bob Marley reincarnated'. Los Angeles - Rapper Snoop Dogg conquered more
Independent Online ( 8/1/2012 10:02:08 PM -08:00 )

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Snoop Dogg's new name. Snoop Dogg now wants to be known as Snoop Lion, after a trip to Jamaica where he... Snoop Dogg now wants to be known as Snoop Lion, after a trip to Jamaica where he was "born again." The rapper admits he's tired of hip-hop, more
Los Angeles Times ( 8/1/2012 8:19:34 PM -08:00 )

Snoop Lion and Snoop Dogg: Both animals are ready to party
Snoop Lion and Snoop Dogg: Both animals are ready to partySnoop Lion at Miss Lily's in New York on July 30, 2012. The artist formerly known as Snoop Dogg says he was “born again” during a visit to Jamaica in February, changed his name to Snoop Lion and is ready to make music that his “kids and grandparents can more
Globe and Mail ( 8/1/2012 6:11:14 PM -08:00 )

Snoop Dogg becomes Snoop Lion
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The Nation ( 8/1/2012 5:59:58 PM -08:00 )

Music: What's in a name? Snoop Dogg finds out
This week Snoop Dogg announced he's to change his moniker to Snoop Lion in line with his new reggae album 'Reincarnation'. Pop is littered with acts changing their names – whether to symbolise a change in direction or (as when Prince became a symbol more
The Independent ( 8/1/2012 3:38:35 PM -08:00 )

Snoop Lion: A Guide to Understanding Your Favorite a Rapper?s Ridiculous
Snoop Lion: A Guide to Understanding Your Favorite a Rapper?s RidiculousThis week, via an announcement that was in no way timed to coincide with his upcoming album, Reincarnation, and its first track (available now), Snoop Dogg revealed that, after discovering his inner Rastafarian in Jamaica last January, he changed his name more
Vanity Fair (blog) ( 8/1/2012 1:15:51 PM -08:00 )

Snoop Dog changes name to Snoop Lion
Snoop Dog changes name to Snoop LionHip-hop mogul Snoop Dog has been reincarnated as Snoop Lion after a spiritual journey to Jamaica. Snoop has changed his name and his sound to launch a new reggae album and documentary titled 'Reincarnated', Reuters reports. Snoop, whose real more
Sky News Australia ( 8/1/2012 12:28:57 PM -08:00 )

Snoop Lion aka Snoop Dogg heads up new documentary about Jamaican culture
Snoop Lion aka Snoop Dogg heads up new documentary about Jamaican cultureSnoop Lion aka Snoop Dogg heads up new documentary about Jamaican culture. Photo: PA. Snoop Dogg's brand new reggae persona, Snoop Lion, is set to head up a new documentary. Following the artist's recent journey to Jamaica, Vice will be releasing more
NME.com ( 8/1/2012 12:25:04 PM -08:00 )

Snoop Dogg reincarnated as Marley?
Snoop Dogg reincarnated as Marley?Snoop Dogg claims he is Bob Marley reincarnated, since he has rebranded himself as Snoop Lion and recorded a reggae album. He said: 'I have always said I was Bob Marley reincarnated. I feel I have always been a Rastafarian. I just didn't have my third more
Sky News Australia ( 8/1/2012 10:44:52 AM -08:00 )

Ruff. Roar. Snoop Dogg Rebrands
Ruff. Roar. Snoop Dogg RebrandsLions themselves face bigger issues than rebranding alone could solve. Photograph by Chris Johns. After a long stay in Jamaica, legendary music icon Snoop Dogg has announced that he is moving from rap to reggae and will now be known as Snoop Lion. more
National Geographic ( 8/1/2012 8:56:40 AM -08:00 )

Gossip roundup: Snoop Lion declawed on Twitter
MONTREAL - Out there in the Twitterverse, mockery has been the universal reaction to the decision by Snoop Dogg, born in California as Calvin Broadus Jr., to call himself Snoop Lion and get into reggae, because he is now “Bob Marley reincarnated.” more
Montreal Gazette ( 8/1/2012 8:28:03 AM -08:00 )

Reuters Entertainment News Summary
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Chicago Tribune ( 8/1/2012 6:11:45 AM -08:00 )

Snoop Dogg Gets A New Name
Now The rapper born Calvin Broadus is now Snoop Lion. He told reporters this week, he was rechristened Snoop Lion by a Rastafarian priest in Jamaica, where he recorded a new reggae-inspired album that'll be released soon. Copyright © 2012 National more
NPR ( 8/1/2012 3:27:26 AM -08:00 )

Snoop Dogg becomes Snoop Lion, readies reggae CD
Snoop Dogg wants you to know that he's tired of hip-hop, is Bob Marley reincarnated and is embracing reggae instead of the culture of guns he once rapped about. Also, he's got a new name: Snoop Lion. The artist said at a news conference Monday in New more
Monterey County Herald ( 8/1/2012 11:13:55 PM -08:00 )

Snoop Dogg Reborn as Snoop Lion; Now Claims To Be A Jamaican Rastafarian
Snoop Dogg Reborn as Snoop Lion; Now Claims To Be A Jamaican RastafarianSnoop Dogg Reborn as Snoop Lion; Now Claims To Be A Jamaican Rastafarian (And Bob Marley Reincarnated). Thursday, August 2nd 2012 | Leave a Comment. Tweet. Good-bye, Snoop Dogg. Hello, Snoop Lion! No, this isn't like Beyonce's alter ego, more
Gossip On This ( 8/1/2012 9:59:01 PM -08:00 )

Snoop Lion inspires other changes
Rapper/actor Snoop Dogg, formerly known as Snoop Doggy Dogg, has switched his musical genre and his name. Apparently, Snoop Lion better suits the reggae phase. Why? For shizzle, I don't know. Snoop and Lion don't exactly go together like hip and hop more
MetroWest Daily News ( 8/1/2012 9:16:20 PM -08:00 )

Snoop's Rasta reincarnation
Snoop's Rasta reincarnation 1 comment. On Monday at a news conference in New York, Snoop Dog said he was “born again” during a visit to Jamaica earlier this year and now he's going to make music the whole family can listen to. He's calling himself “Bob more
St. Louis American ( 8/1/2012 9:08:34 PM -08:00 )

Snoop Dogg changes name to Snoop Lion
Snoop Dogg changes name to Snoop LionSnoop Dogg is dropping Dogg like it's hot. Born Calvin Broadus, the rapper says he was born again during a 35 day stay in Jamaica, in which he discovered his true Rastafarian self and claims he is like Bob Marley, born again, according to the NY Daily News more
Examiner.com ( 8/1/2012 8:56:59 PM -08:00 )

Snoop Goes from Dogg to Lion Because He's Bob Marley
By Alicia Lutes, Hollywood.com Staff. In you-can't-make-this-up news, today it was announced that famed West Coast rapper Snoop Dogg was changing his name to Snoop Lion and becoming a reggae artist because he is the reincarnation of Bob Marley. more
WTAQ ( 8/1/2012 7:37:04 PM -08:00 )

Snoop Dogg Makes Name/Cultural Changes
Platinum album selling Hip-Hop and Rap star Snoop DoggSnoop Dogg has gone beyond turning over a new leaf to re-inventing himself. Saying that he was “born again” after a 35 day visit to Jamaica last February, Snoop has changed his last name from more
allvoices ( 8/1/2012 7:31:35 PM -08:00 )