Snoop Dogg on Nate Dogg's Death: 'We Lost a True Legend'
After rapper Nate Dogg died at just 41, Twitter lit up with remembrances of the "Regulate" singer.
"RIP NATE DOGG. all doggs go to heaven yo homie n baby brotha bigg snoopdogg!!" wrote collaborator Snoop Dogg in a series of Tweets.
"I miss u cuzz I am so sad but so happy I got to grow up wit u and I will c u again n heaven cuz u know d slogan," he added. "I love u buddy luv. U will always b wit me 4ever n a day u put the g n g funk u put the 1 n 213 n u put yo stamp on evrybdy u ever didit wit."
"We lost a true legend n hip hop n rnb. One of my best friends n a brother to me since 1986 when I was a sophomore at poly high where we met," Snoop went on.
Rapper and collaborator Daz Dillinger added, "R.I.P. TO MY HOMEBOY NATE DOGG DPGC DOGG POUND GANGSTA 4 LIFE."
#Nate Dogg also became a trending topic.
Nate Dogg (real name: Nathaniel D. Hale) died Tuesday at his home, his family announced. The cause has not yet been revealed.
He suffered strokes in 2007 and 2008.