Snoop Dogg has announced the rescheduled dates for his ‘I Wanna Thank Me’ UK and Ireland arena headline tour, plus shares throwback photo with 2pac.
The Hip Hop star, originally from Long Beach, was due to bring his ‘I Wanna Thank Me’ tour to the UK in April. As a result of the global coronavirus restrictions, there was no other option other than to postpone the tour pending further instructions. However, instead of scrapping the tour, Snoop Dogg announced that the tour will return in 2021, pleasing UK fans.
Throughout the tour, some of Snoop Dogg’s most notable collaborators will accompany him for a must-see tour. These include former 213 member, Warren G, Obie Trice and D12 as well as Irish rap duo Versatile.
The rescheduled tour kicks off February 11, 2021, at the Manchester Arena. From there, the rap juggernauts will visit Birmingham, London, Leeds before heading over to Ireland to Dublin and Belfast.
The ‘I Wanna Thank Me’ tour accompanies the album of the same name, celebrating 25 years of Snoop Dogg. Within those years, ‘The Doggfather’ has transitioned from LA gang member to multi-platinum artist and successful businessman.
Here are the following Snoop Dogg UK tour dates for February 2021
11th – Manchester, Manchester Arena
12th – Birmingham, Birmingham Arena
15th – London, O2 Arena
17th – Leeds, First Direct Arena
19th – Dublin, 3Arena
20th – Belfast, SSE Arena
In related news Snoop posted a recent photo on his official Instagram, of himself with 2pac. Captioning it, “Ridin shotgun” with rose and goat emojis, Snoop acknowledges that his former friend and label mate certainly was one of the greatest of all time.
The photo is from the American Music Awards which were held on January 29, 1996. Taking place in Los Angeles, California, two of Death Row records top stars pulled up the awards in a droptop whip, as 2pac throws up the “W” for West Side!