Snoop Dogg Takes Over WHUR; Talks Stage Play Of His Life ‘Redemption Of A Dogg’

Snoop Dogg showed madd love Wednesday when he paid WHUR a visit. He’s in town throughout the weekend starring in JeCaryous Johnson‘s hit stage play, based on the life of Snoop, “Redemption Of A Dogg.”

The highly anticipated follow up to his sold out stage play, Set It Off, Redemption of A Dogg, stars entertainment icon Snoop Dogg and features R&B hit maker and star of WE TV’s Braxton Family Values, Tamar Braxton and R&B Heartthrob and Four-Time Grammy nominee Eric Benet. The cast also features actress and singer Demetria McKinney, actor Omar Gooding from Baby Boy and Bounce’s Family Time and comedian Lil’ JJ. Redemption of a Dogg examines the internal battle one man has between preserving his life-long legacy and losing the love of his life when he is faced with choosing fame and fortune over faith and family. The play’s story takes audiences on a magical music ride as they step into the captivating world of a Je’Caryous Johnson Entertainment production.

Redemption of a Dogg is set against a backdrop of Snoop Dogg’s greatest hits, as well as, songs from his recently released chart-topping Gospel album, Bible Of Love and makes its debut on the heels of the 25th Anniversary of Snoop Dogg’s debut album, Doggystyle. Audiences will also groove to some incredible musical moments with Tamar Braxton and Eric Benet and see special VIP friends and musical guests along the way.

Snoop talked with Triscina Grey about how it feels to add ‘thespian’ to his resume and work with such a talented group of people.

While on campus, Snoop had to show Howard University some love. He took pictures with the students and even offered some words of encouragement to students. Uncle Snoop was dressed quite fashionably in official Howard University gear.

If you didn’t know, Snoop released a cookbook “From Crook to Cook: Platinum Recipes from Tha Boss Dogg’s Kitchen” with 50 of his favorite recipes from his home kitchen.

“Redemption Of A Dogg” will show 5 shows at the Warner Theater from November 9-11.

 

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