The album is named after a slang term for high-grade cannabis, and its cover is a homage to Zig-Zag rolling papers. So I ripped to FLAC and when I started track 2 (Dre Day), I noticed distortion at the beginning of the track. After Snoop started using the word in the 1990s, it got picked up by other rappers including Dr. Dre for his album The Chronic and slipped into popular culture to describe high-quality weed. Reviewed in the United States on February 5, 2019. Snoop Dogg and PSY - weirdest collaboration ever? Snoop livens up every track he touches, sometimes just by joining in the chorus -- and if The Chronic has a flaw, it's that his relative absence from the second half slows the momentum. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. The album is named after a slang term for high-grade cannabis, and its cover is a homage to Zig-Zag rolling papers. It was Dr. Dre's first solo album after he had departed from hip hop group N.W.A and its label Ruthless Records over a financial dispute. The reason this is such a revolutionary album is because it shifted the focus from lyrical content to musical content in Hip-Hop (though it never replaced it). The quality of records and packing is good and I love this album.
Unlike Ice Cube, Dre was still under contract when he left Ruthless, and Suge Knight solved the issue with some suspicious dealings, beginning his reputation for violence and intimidation. Rolling Stone named him among the highest-paid performers of 2001 and 2004.
When Dr. Dre left N.W.A and Ruthless Records in 1991 to form Death Row Records with Suge Knight, all was not well. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. Snoop Dogg - discover this song's samples, covers and remixes on WhoSampled After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in.
But the chorus that helped make Snoop into a star was actually supplied by … He sounds utterly unaffected by anything, no matter how extreme, which sets the tone for the album's misogyny, homophobia, and violence. Previous page of related Sponsored Products, Reviewed in the United States on August 1, 2017. Rogen, who recently starred in Bad Neighbours with Zac Efron, went on to demonstrate how to roll a tricky “cross joint”. Rogen joked that the dealer was “probably too intimidated” by Snoop to correct him. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists.
Snoop livens up every track he touches, sometimes just by joining in the chorus -- and if The Chronic has a flaw, it's that his relative absence from the second half slows the momentum. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Due to the sheer scale of this comment community, we are not able to give each post the same level of attention, but we have preserved this area in the interests of open debate. Please try again. The reason this is such a revolutionary album is because it shifted the focus from lyrical content to musical content in Hip-Hop (though it never replaced it). He later joined the musical group World Class Wreckin' Cru under the independent Kru-Cut Records in 1984. The album starts to move into the obscure area afterwards, but makes a triumphant return with (arguably) Dre's most popular song, "Nuthin' but a G Thang" that contains the greatest hook in all of Hip-Hop. After brief attendance at a radio broadcasting school, he relocated to the residence of his father and residence of his grandparents before returning to his mother's house. I've got this item on CD and its an excellent album.
"OG to BG" (featuring Snoop Doggy Dogg), a remixed version with Soopafly appeared in Suge Knight Represents: Chronic 2000. Reviewed in the United States on February 5, 2019. Dr Dre was already one of the best producers, and rappers around during this time, so with the financial backing of Suge Knight, and Deathrow Records, he made one of the best, maybe the best cd ever released, and most iconic rap, blockbuster smash cd ever!
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