Published on February 2nd, 2013 | by Daniel0
Snoop Lion video for his single “Lighters Up” has been released
The track was taken from the singer’s upcoming “Reincarnated” reggae album.
The American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer and actor “Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr.” or famously known to his aliases “Snoop Dogg” has unveiled the music video for his single titled “Lighters Up”.
Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr. has three stage names first is “Snoop Doggy Dogg”, “Snoop Dogg”, and the most recent alias is “Snoop Lion”. From being rapper, Snoop Lion change his genre into reggae and will be releasing his “Reincarnated” reggae album soon.
Snoop Lion’s track titled “Lighters Up” recent released video was directed by Andy Capper. The track also features artists “Popcaan” and Mavado. Speaking about Andy Capper, he is also the one who directed Snoop Lion’s upcoming “Reincarnated” documentary. The documentary is set to arrive in UK cinemas on the 22nd of March after the premier in Austin, Texas at the SXSW.
On the other hand, Reincarnated promised an “unprecedented access” to Snoop Lion as it is said that Snoop visits Trench Town. It is said that the Jamaican ghetto is recognised as the birthplace of reggae music and it is also the place where Snoop recorded his new album which also called “Reincarnated”. Major Lazer will be the one to executive produced Snoop’s upcoming album which will be released this year.
On the other hand, Bunny Wailer, the former drummer of The Wailers has accused Snoop Lion for “fraudulently” appropriating Rastafari last month on Snoop’s transition from rap to reggae. Elsewhere, Snoop Dogg is also set to headline the upcoming Bestival this year in his rap guise.
In addition, click the link below to watch Snoop Dogg’s newly released music video for his single titled “Lighters Up” which was taken from his upcoming “Reincarnated” reggae album. You will see in the video that Snoop is wearing a t-shirt emblazoned with image of Rastafarian figurehead Haile Salassie and enjoying a smoke.