During the 2016 BET Hip-Hop Awards Snoop Dogg was presented with the “I Am Hip-Hop” Icon Awards. The award was presented to Snoop who has constantly been active in hip-hop for over 23 years.
Presented to him by Kendrick Lamar, BET celebrated Snoop with a video dedication featuring Dr. Dre, Pharrell Williams, YG, and Charlie Wilson. During his acceptance speech, Snoop shouted out the younger generation of rappers and encouraged them to continue to create music despite feuds with hip-hop OGs. Watch it below.