Rap legend Snoop Dogg has been tapped to host this year’s Global Spin Awards, set to air next month exclusively on REVOLT TV.
The annual awards show honors the most skillful and magnetic DJ’s from across the globe. Among the most-nominated entertainers this year are DJ Khaled, Calvin Harris, and Metro Boomin, while Timbaland and Jermaine Dupri will also receive honors for their dynamic careers.
Timbaland will be presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award, while Dupri will receive the “Breaking Barriers Award.”
Snoop, additionally known as DJ Snoopadelic, is also a nominee in the category of Celebrity DJ of the Year.
“Through the awards, it is our mission to recognize the diverse, bold and remarkable DJs that have helped shaped the music industry into what it is today. Snoop Dogg is a legend and a trailblazer in the industry, and we are honored that he will be joining us to host this year’s Global Spin Awards,” said Global Spin Awards founder Shawn Prez.
“REVOLT is thrilled to partner with the Global Spin Awards and exclusively broadcast the celebration of DJ talent from around the world. With Snoop hosting, it is sure to be a dynamic and highly-coveted event,” added REVOLT CEO Roma Khanna.
The 2018 Global Spin Awards airs Feb. 22 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT on REVOLT TV.