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Q&A With Warren G: Talks Memories Of Nate Dogg, Funny Industry People & Dr. Dre Rumors

Tragically, Warren G lost his best friend and most famous collaborator Nate Dogg, after the crooner succumbed to health issues earlier this year. The two friends frequently collaborated on a bevy of classics throughout the years, and we caught up with the rapper to discuss just that. In this Ballerstatus.com exclusive, Warren opens up to us about losing his homeboy Nate Dogg, while sharing the creative process behind his dedication track, talks Dr. Dre...

Warren G’s Dedication Track To Nate Dogg Hits The Net

As promised last week, Warren G is paying tribute to his fallen friend Nate Dogg, via a dedication track titled "This Is Dedicated To You", which features singer LaToiya Williams. The cut, which was previously released as a snippet, has the Long Beach rapper reflecting on visiting Nate in the hospital before his death. On the track, he spits: "Reminiscing memories on my way to visit you in therapy, hoping God make it clear to me / On what the plan is..."

Warren G Preps Dedication Track For Nate Dogg

They grew up together, entered the industry together, regulated the game together, and won over the fans' heart together. As they said on one of their most memorable hits: "Nobody does it better" -- and nobody ever will. Now, since the tragic passing of Nate Dogg (real name: Nathanial) last month, longtime friend and musical partner Warren G -- while mourning the death of his close friend -- took to the studio and let the pen capture some of the emotions...

Nate Dogg’s California Home Foreclosed On Two Days After Death

Following his shocking death last month, financial problems for the late Nate Dogg surfaced this week, which reveal that his home was foreclosed on just two days after passing. According to TMZ, the rapper's home in Pomona, Calif. fell into foreclosure after months of non-payment. Nate (real name: Nathaniel Hale) fell behind on mortgage payments, owing $5,924 to his the lender. According to the docs, Nate hadn't made a payment on the home since...
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Nate Dogg’s Teenage Sons Say They Are Pursing Rap Careers

Legendary west coast singer Nate Dogg passed away last month, but he left behind children, two of which want to follow in the famous father's footsteps. The late singer's two sons, Naijiel (15) and Lil Nate (18), recently caught up with TMZ cameras, revealing that they will be pursuing careers in hip-hop. "Yessir," said Naijiel in response to the cameraman's inquiry about recording music. "Try to do a little something here and there," added Nate Jr...

Nate Dogg Laid To Rest In Long Beach, Thousands Attend

Thousands of family, friends, and fans gathered to say goodbye to pay their respects to the late Nate Dogg in Long Beach, Calif. on Saturday (March 26), as the legendary singer was laid to rest in his hometown. Among those in attendance was Nate's west coast rap peers, such as Dr. Dre, The Game, DJ Quik, Mack 10, WC, DJ Pooh, Battlecat, and of course, Snoop Dogg, who -- just a day before -- inked Nate's likeness onto his arm permanently...

Snoop Dogg Honors Nate Dogg With Tattoo

Late Friday night (March 25), a day before his public service, Snoop headed to downtown Los Angeles to meet with the legendary Mister Cartoon at his private studio to honor his fallen friend ... for life, via a permanent tattoo. Big Snoop paid homage with a piece on his left inner-forearm, which features a portrait of Nate Dogg wearing a bandana tied to the front, with the phrase "All Doggs go to Heaven" featured underneath in Cartoon's trademark script lettering...

Snoop Dogg Sets Up Memorial Trust Benefiting Nate Dogg’s Children

The passing of Nate Dogg shocked the music industry last week, prompting tributes and words from a variety of musicians and industry people. However, the people effected the most by the loss has been Nate's closest friends -- Warren G, Snoop Dogg, and the Dogg Pound. To help secure the future of Nate Dogg's children, a memorial trust has been set up by Snoop Dogg. Info on how to donate has all been posted on his official website...