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Snoop Barks Up The Grammys

Snoop Dogg had words for the Recording Academy, claiming the institution to have ignored his work his whole career

Musical artists calling out the Grammys for neglecting their contributions is not a new phenomenon, and Snoop Dogg is now the latest among them to call out the institution. In an Instagram post ( on Monday (Feb. 6th), Snoop presented a list of rappers ranked in terms of Grammy wins, which included JAY-Z, Kendrick Lamar, and Kanye West. In the post's caption, The Long Beach legend offered a brief statement, reading "Snoop dogg. 20 nominations. 0 wins."

Snoop holds numerous Grammy nominations, including Best Rap Song for "Drop It Like It's Hot", Best Rap Solo Performance for "Gin and Juice", Best Rap Performance For A Duo/Group for "Still D.R.E.", and Best Reggae Album for his LP Reincarnated. The iconic rapper is among multiple other talented-artists that hold many nominations yet no wins, a list that includes Biggie, Tupac, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj, Busta Rhymes, and Pusha T.


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