Snoop Dogg is Enraged over 2016 Oscar Nominations

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 10:  Rapper Calvin Broadus, Jr. aka Snoop Dogg arrives at the premiere of Universal Pictures and Legendary Pictures' "Straight Outta Compton" at the Microsoft Theatre on August 10, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Snoop Dogg is Enraged over 2016 Oscar Nominations

"F*ck you" he says to The Academy.

Published January 19, 2016

Snoop Dogg isn’t happy with who was nominated for the 2016 Oscars and wants to let everyone know. Taking to Instagram, the 44-year-old Long Beach, California native yelled about how “no ni**as were nominated” and is very clearly boycotting the annual movie award ceremony.

“Somebody asked me was I going to watch the motherf**king Oscars,” he told his followers. “F**k no. All these great movies and all this great s**t y’all keeping stealing from us. F**k you.”

Snoop is just the latest celebrity to boycott The Academy. Jada Pinkett Smith and Spike Lee yesterday both said they would not be attending the Oscars this year. Many claim 2016’s nods lack diversity as the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite blew up after the list was released. No major nominees of color other than The Revenant director Alejandro González Iñárritu received a nomination. Pinkett Smith’s husband Will Smith was up for a nomination for Concussion but didn’t receive one. is your No. 1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music.

Fuck da. Oscars

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Written by Paul Meara


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