• Blogs

    May 28, 2013

    Snoop Dogg at Soundset, 5/26/13

    Snoop Lion Dogg Soundset Festival, Canterbury ParkSunday, May 26, 2013For the first time in Soundset history, Atmosphere took the second-to-last slot, making way for the West Coast gangsta legend Snoop Dogg. A transition toward reggae music prompted a name change to Snoop Lion recently, but thi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2012

    Best of Coachella 2012: Sunday, April 22

    See also: Our complete Coachella coverage By the third day of Coachella's second weekend -- the sixth and final day of this year's festival -- folks had more or less learned to ignore the dust and the heat. Here are our intrepid writers' favorite things about the final hours of the 2012 event.

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2011

    Snoop Dogg merchandise: Best web finds

    Photo by Steve Cohen for City PagesThe Doggfather gets down in MPLS​For Twin Cities rap-loving stoners, Snoop Dogg's sporadic local gigs must bring about a feeling like that of a kid on Christmas (both occasions when the tree's at the center of the party). For those dedicated fans of the slick-tal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2010

    Jimmy2Times' Dre Day Mixtape: 'Mothership Connection' (MP3)

    Jimmy2Times gets us in the Dre Day spirit with a new mix featuring Dre, Snoop, NWA, Lady of Rage and more.

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2009

    25 Hip Hop Classics of the Decade

    For a genre that's been declared dead a dozen times over, hip hop had a pretty good (if splintered) decade.

  • Arts

    December 21, 2005

    Contact High

    He's collaborated with Lil Jon. He's opened for Young Jeezy. He's worked at the same record store for eight years. For North Side rapper Contac, hip-hop dreams are just around the corner.

  • Music

    November 17, 2004

    Secret Stash

    Three local hip-hop CDs spark the party you missed

  • Music

    September 13, 2000

    Saved by the Bell

    Former hip-hop collaborators Wyclef Jean and Canibus battle their personal demons--and each other

  • Feature

    November 1, 1998

    Women's Work is Never Done

    Five new CDs resurrect and redefine the role of diva