Snoop Dogg Announces Mother Beverly Tate Died

In Summary

On Sunday, the rapper revealed that his mother, who inspired his song "I Love My Momma," died. 

Rapper Snoop Dogg revealed his mother Beverly Tate Died. She was 70.

The hip-hop icon shared a picture of himself with his mom on Instagram on Sunday, writing “Mama thank u for having me.”  

In another post about his mom, Snoop Dogg said, “Thank u god for giving me an angel for a mother.”  

The star even dedicated a song to Tate on his 1999 album No Limit Top Dogg called “I Love My Momma.”  

“You taught me how to read and write, how to fight/My do’s and don’ts, my wills and my won’ts/I’ll never forget, the things that we went through,” he rapped on the song.  

Earlier this year, the rapper asked his 65 million followers for prayers when Tate was hospitalized for an undisclosed reason. “I need all my prayer warriors for momma right now please and thank you,” he said at the time.  

RELATED: Super Bowl Halftime Show to Feature Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem and More

Latest in Entertainment

Black Girls in Media

Entertainment

‘Black Girls in Media’ Bridges Opportunity Gap for Thousands of Women 

Joe Rogan Podcast Remarks

Entertainment

White Podcast Host Joe Rogan Believes the Term ‘Black’ Is Weird

Cardi B v. Tasha K

Entertainment

Cardi B Racks Up Over $4 Million in Libel Lawsuit Against Blogger Tasha K

Bill Cosby

Entertainment

Showtime Releases Trailer for W. Kamau Bell’s Bill Cosby Docuseries 

Cardi B v. Tasha K

Entertainment

Cardi B Awarded $1.25 Million in Libel Lawsuit Against Blogger Tasha K

Amanda Gorman

Entertainment

Poet Amanda Gorman Almost Turned Down Speaking at Biden’s Inauguration

Entertainment

Spike Lee To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at DGA Awards

Virgil Abloh Final Louis Vuitton Collection

Entertainment

Louis Vuitton Shows Virgil Abloh’s Final Collection at Paris Fashion Week