It will mark the first NFT release on Death Row Records, which the rapper purchased last month.

Last month, Snoop Dogg acquired legendary hip-hop label Death Row Records from the Blackstone-controlled MNRK Music Group (formerly eOne Music). Now, the rapper is teasing an NFT release of Dr. Dre’s “Nuthin’ but a ‘G’ Thang,” as Billboard points out. Snoop Dogg recently sat down with Ice Cube for a YouTube Live chat hosted by Gala Music, where he hinted at the release. “Death Row Records is the first major label to be an NFT label,” Snoop said around the 4:47 mark. At the end of the interview he added: “I just might sell ‘Nuthin’ but a ‘G’ Thang’ next month.” Watch the full conversation on YouTube.

“Nuthin’ but a ‘G’ Thang,” which famously features Snoop Dogg, first appeared on Dr. Dre’s 1992 solo debut The ChronicBillboard confirmed that all forthcoming Death Row releases will be NFTs, and that “Nuthin’ but a ‘G’ Thang” will lead the rollout.

Gala Music, a branch of Gala Games, is a decentralized web3 platform that teams with artists to create unique NFT content. Elsewhere in the YouTube Live discussion, Snoop Dogg confirmed that Gala Music will be the “exclusive place that Death Row lives in the Metaverse.” He added: “What we plan on doing is giving people access to buying and trading some of these classic songs, classic records that were the foundation of Death Row.”

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