Snoop Dogg takes on many personas in his new video, "GangstaLuv," but it's the vampire character that is most striking.
For the vampire scene, Snoop and his entourage don fangs,wear dark colored clothes, and simulate quenching their thirst for blood. Thescenario coincides with the "Gangsta Luv" lyric that references the popular HBOseries "True Blood":
I creep in
It's like 'True Blood'
I sink my teeth in
I gotta have it"
Snoop recently told MTVthat he wanted to appear on the show. "You know I'm down with it," Snoop said."I love that show. I wish I could be on it. I'd be a hell of a vampire, don'tyou think? So what's happenin'? 'True Blood,' get at me-Snoop Dogg wants to bea vampire."Bones," playing leadcharacter Jimmy Bones, the ghost of a slain gang member who seeks revenge onthose behind his murder.
Watch the Yahoo! Music Video Premiere of Snoop's "Gangsta Luv" featuring The-Dream.
"Gangsta Luv" is a collaboration with The-Dream. "Malice NWonderland" also features production from Christopher 'Tricky' Stewart, Dr.Dre, Pharrell, Danja and Nottz, as well as appearances from Soulja Boy, Lil'Jon, R. Kelly, Brandy and Jazmine Sullivan.
- Snoop Dogg