Despite Donald Trump’s opinion of Snoop Dogg having a “failing career”, the rapper has remained a key figure in hip-hop, trickling into the other worlds of music. Since his start as Snoop Doggy Dogg in 1992, the Long Beach native has supplied an array of top tens and chart toppers that span across the board. Recently, Snoop has made headlines for his controversial “Lavender” video — one that sees Trump depicted as a clown, prompting the 45th president to make a false claim against the rapper.
Can you imagine what the outcry would be if @SnoopDogg, failing career and all, had aimed and fired the gun at President Obama? Jail time!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 15, 2017
It’d seem that DJs across the world would disagree with President Trump’s opinion. Many have remixed the MC’s classics, often channeling his classy, G-defined vibes. Here’s a list of the 6 best Snoop Dogg songs remixed to date.
Snoop Doggy Dogg – Gin and Juice – Brandon Fox x DJ Bez Remix
Tackling the hip-hop classic’s West Coast feels, the duo re-imagines the classic Snoop Dogg song “Gin and Juice” with trap n’ bass sound that takes a few cues from DJ Mustard.
Snoop Doggy Dogg – Murder Was The Case – DJ 3D Remix
Intersecting techno with jungle, DJ 3D utilizes repetitive drum beats and short pauses to emphasize the power of the original Snoop Dogg song’s hook. In fact, this particular remix could work as an alternative response to the “Lavender” music video’s biggest criticizers.
Snoop Dogg featuring Pharrell – Drop It Like It’s Hot – The Golden Pony Remix
Chilling out Snoop’s only leading Billboard Hot 100 No.1, the dance duo effortlessly cools down an already blazing chiller with some relaxed whistles.
Akon featuring Snoop Dogg – I Wanna F–k You – Andrew Luce Remix
Albeit not a single verse of Snoop appears on this chill trap mix, the smoothness of the track at least models after the sleek delivery the rapper possessed on the original Hot 100 chart topper.
Katy Perry featuring Snoop Dogg – California Gurls – Armand van Helden Remix
This was one of the many remixes of the that aided both Snoop Dogg and Katy Perry capture an easy No. 1 on the Dance Club Songs chart back in 2010. The Boston DJ’s take of the biggest crossover Snoop Dogg’s biggest crossover pop hit fuses disco with electronic.
Snoop Dogg – Sexual Seduction – dangerDan Remix
Keeping in mind the moody groove of Snoop’s Hot 100 top 10 hit, dangerDan offers a deep house spin on an irresistible earworm.