RIP Nate Dogg: Snoop and Ludacris Pay Tribute06:52 - Friday 18 March 2011 - In Categories US Entertainment, US Videos
The hip-hop community is mourning the death of singjay Nate Dogg, real name Nathaniel Hale, who sadly passed away earlier this week.
Lawyer Mark Geragos said the singer died as a result of complications from two strokes he suffered over the past decade.
Close friend Snoop Dogg tweeted: ‘We lost a true legend n hip hop n rnb. One of my best friends n a brother to me since 1986. I love u buddy luv.
He added: ‘U will always b wit me 4ever n a day u put the g n g funk u put the 1 n 213 n u put yo stamp on evrybdy u ever didit wit.’
Area Codes collaborator Ludacris wrote: ‘There is a certain void in hip-hop’s heart that can never be filled. Glad we got to make history together.’
As a tribute, we’ve posted some of Nate’s best hooks and biggest hits, below.