Snoop Dogg received his star on the illustrious Hollywood Walk of Fame this week, joining the likes of fellow hip-hop artists/moguls Diddy and L.L. Cool J. Snoop was greeted by fans and contemporaries alike to celebrate the occasion, as those in attendance included Pharrell Williams, Dr. Dre, Quincy Jones, and Jimmy Kimmel, among others.
During his acceptance speech, the 47-year-old musician made sure to thank those most important to him, namely himself. “I want to thank me for believing in me, I want to thank me for doing all this hard work. I wanna thank me for taking no days off. I wanna thank me for never quitting,” he said.
Since his music career began in 1992, Snoop Dogg has sold over 23 million albums in the United States and 35 million albums worldwide. He has gone on to appear in numerous films and even land his own cooking show with Martha Stewart, in addition to recently releasing a new cookbook.
Snoops’ star is the 2,651st on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
In other music-related news, Pusha-T was attacked on stage last night in Toronto. Find out what went down here.