DOGG-NOT-GONE Why is ‘Is Snoop Dogg alive?’ trending?

DOGG-NOT-GONE Why is ‘Is Snoop Dogg alive?’ trending?

SNOOP Dogg fans were given a fright when an old hoax resurfaced claiming that the rapper had passed away.

While phoney celebrity deaths are hardly new, Snoop Dogg became the latest in a long list of celebs to have fake rumors

of their demise make the rounds - although it appears that he is a repeat victim of the strange prank.

Yes - despite debunked reports alleging that Snoop Dogg had died going viral over the weekend of July 9/10, 2022

Snoop's representatives have reportedly confirmed that the 50-year old is still alive and kicking.

Instead, Snoop joined a long list of celebrities who have fallen victim to fake death announcements - and it is list that he is already a member of.

The rapper posted numerous updates to Facebook and Instagram over the weekend, but did not comment on the fake rumors.

Baseless reports that Snoop Dogg died went viral after fans first noticed an advert on YouTube claiming to reveal the rapper's death

The advert on the popular streaming site appeared to share that Snoop, real name Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr, was "found today by local police" - allegations that have been exposed as fake.

Another fraudulent Facebook page titled 'RIP Snoop Dogg' claimed that the Gin' N' Juice rapper had passed away "at about 11am on Saturday", July 9, 2022.

The page racked up nearly one million likes before it was widely debunked and taken down.

Unfortunately, this wasn't even the first time that Snoop Dogg has fallen victim to the false reports.

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