17-time Grammy nominee Snoop Dogg has joined the long list of people to get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The American rapper received his star on the famed walk on Monday, November 21.
The 47-year-old rapper got his star in the presence of other celebrities such as talk show host, Jimmy Kimmel, record producer, Quincy Jones, and rapper, Dr. Dre.
Correspondent gathered that the ceremony took place in front of the El Capitan Entertainment Center on Hollywood Boulevard.
In his thank you speech, Snoop Dogg gave thanks to himself for believing in his own dream. He also thanked his family and friends for their support.
He said: “I want to thank me for believing in me,” he said. “I want to thank me for doing all this hard work. I want to thank me for having no days off. I want to thank me for never quitting. I want to thank me for always being a giver, and trying to give more than I receive. I want to thank me for trying to do more right than wrong. I want to thank me for just being me at all times
Snoop Dogg joined a host of other celebrities such as Paula Abdul, Amy Adams, Christina Aguilera, Muhammad Ali, and more, to become the 2,651st person on the famed walk.
The rapper was born on October 20, 1971, in Long Beach, California. He was named Calvin Cordozar Broadus.
He became Snoop Dogg as a rapper when his career began in 1992. He has sold over 23 million albums in the United States and 35 million albums worldwide, since his career began.