The project was initially planned to come out under A$AP Yams‘ record label after he took the duo under his wing, but it ended up dropping for free on SoundCloud through Fool’s Gold. Now the duo has updated their 2015 album with 9 new songs, while making the deluxe version available across streaming services as well.
As part of Jimmy Kimmel‘s Mashup Mondays series, Ice-T and T.I. joined forces to form Ice-T.I.. Ice-T would perform his 1991 single “O.G. (Original Gangster)” over the instrumental to T.I.‘s 2004 hit “Bring ‘Em Out”, while TIP would do his song over Ice‘s instrumental.
Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Tha Doggfather, Snoop aka DJ Snoopadelic put together a mix of all the samples used to make the album (tracklist at the bottom).
November 12, 2016 marks the 20th Anniversary of Snoop Dogg‘s iconic second studio album Tha Doggfather. In honor of this date, Snoop has created an enticing mixtape of the samples used on Tha Doggfather, including personal commentary about each song.