Goodbye Snoop Dogg, Hello Snoop Lion
Snoop adopts new monicker for reggae album
By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 23, 2012 2:00 PM CDT

(Newser) – Snoop Dogg is branching out into new musical styles and more intimidating animal pseudonyms. His Snoopness is about to release a reggae album, under the new monicker Snoop Lion, Rolling Stone reports. His first single, "La La La," is available now, and according to his website, "Snoop Lion & the Jungle" will make their live debut in Toronto on August 3. Rawr.