Snoop Dogg’s Mother Passes Away At 70

Legendary American rapper, Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr. popularly known as Snoop Dogg has lost his mother.

The music star took to his Instagram page on Sunday to announce the passing away of his mom, Beverly Tate.

Mama thank u for having me ???, he wrote in one Instagram post accompanying a photo of himself and his late mother.

 

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In another post, the 50-year-old hip hop icon shared a photo of his mother in a red dress beaming for the camera while holding a bouquet of flowers.

Thank u god for giving me an angel ? for a mother ????? TWMA, he wrote in the caption.

 

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It wasn’t immediately clear how Tate died but she had reportedly been in the hospital since May. Tate passed away at the age of 70.

The news of her death came just days after the music star celebrated his 50th birthday.