Snoop Dogg Manchester gig
Updated: 5 August 2014
Snoop Dogg heads to Manchester’s Albert Hall on Sunday 10 August 2014 where he will play a DJ set.
The surprise gig follows on from Snoop Dogg’s headline performance at the city’s Parklife Weekender festival earlier in the year.
The hip hop star will play a DJ set, which expected to be a three-hour slot, at the venue and will be joined by Tempa T and MC Shakespear.
The gig follows on from Snoop Dogg’s June UK tour dates where he played shows in London and Glasgow along with headlining Manchester’s Parklife Weekender festival.
About Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg launched his career with the multi-platinum certified debut album, Doggystyle, in 1993 and over the past two decades has sold in excess of 30 million records worldwide.
In 2013 Snoop Dogg evolved into Snoop Lion and released Reincarnated; an album, film and app that documents ‘the controversial journey of a modern icon’. The album was influenced by reggae and dancehall.
Over the years he has collaborated with the likes of Dr. Dre, Lil Kim, Katy Perry, David Guetta and Gorillaz. For his 2013 release he worked with Miley Cyrus, Drake, Busta Rhymes, Akon and more.
Snoop Dogg is known for the tracks such as What’s My Name, Gin and Juice and The Next Episode among many others. Along with his successful music career he’s also made film and television appearances, which has included roles in Starsky & Hutch, Soul Plane, WWE Raw and 90210.
This year Snoop Dogg has played a handful of UK shows, including headlining Parklife Weekender and performing at the iconic O2 Brixton Academy. His last full tour of the UK took place in 2011 where he played to sold-out arenas across the UK. Snoop Dogg tickets are available for the below dates.