Last night to a packed house in Hollywood’s Pantages Theater during the 11th annual BMI Urban Awards Snoop Dogg accepted the BMI Urban Icon Award. The award was presented to Snoop by his mentor and fellow West Coast legend Dr Dre.
After the awards presentation Wiz Khalifa, Nas and Game payed homage to Snoop as they performed some of the Doggfathers classic records.
View Dre presenting Snoop the award and the performances from Snoop’s peers via RapUp below.
Dr. Dre presents Snoop Dogg with the BMI Urban Icon Award at the 2011 BMI Urban Awards.
Wiz Khalifa performs “Nuthin’ But a ‘G’ Thang” in honor of Snoop Dogg
Nas, Kurupt, and Daz Dillinger perform “The Next Episode” in honor of Snoop Dogg
Game performs “Murder Was the Case” in honor of Snoop Dogg