Snoop Dogg stopped by The Tonight Present Starring Jimmy Fallon on Monday, his first interview because the passing of his buddy DMX.
Ever since we misplaced the rap titan, followers have been sharing one of many final issues he did, performing alongside Snoop in a Verzuz rap battle final Summer time, which — as Snoop put it — was extra of a “household reunion.”
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Talking about what that meant to him, to get to spend that point together with his buddy earlier than his dying, Snoop informed Jimmy Fallon:
“It meant the world as a result of it gave the world an opportunity to see two canines that naturally love one another have fun one another within the identify of hip-hop. We had God within the constructing with us that night time and that makes me be ok with DMX’s transition, to know that he’s off to a greater place and he’s lastly acquired his angel wings.”
See a clip of Snoop and X gushing proudly about their love for each other (beneath):
Afterward, Snoop recounted a narrative DMX reminded him of, from the primary night time they met manner again in 1994.
“He introduced up a narrative that was so, so, so deep and instrumental to our relationship. He was like, when he first met me, I used to be, like, away from him. And he was saying, ‘What’s taking place? What’s up?’ And I used to be like, ‘Get at me, canine!’ And he was like, ‘I took that and I made that into my tune, Get At Me Canine ’trigger the way in which you bought at me, and mentioned that, I used to be like, That’s slick. In order that night time impressed him to create that tune Get At Me Canine, which was one among his greatest hood information that he put out.”
Man, that’s a little bit of hip hop historical past proper there. In case you haven’t heard it shortly…
Fallon thanked Snoop for the tales of his late buddy, to which the Drop It Like It’s Scorching rapper mentioned:
“That’s what we do. We hold hip-hop alive and legends by no means die. Their soul will proceed to, you realize, bless the world. And he was an important spirit. He all the time appeared out for everyone, he all the time prayed for everyone. So now we will lastly say that he acquired his angel wings and he’s off to a greater place.”
Awww. See the entire interview (beneath):
[Image via WENN/The Tonight Show/YouTube.]