AceShowbiz - Snoop Dogg has trolled fans who fell for his "giving up smoke" announcement. After pranking the Internet, the "Drop It Like It's Hot" hitmaker unleashed some posts on Instagram to poke fun at them.
Making use of Instagram on Tuesday, November 21, the 52-year-old shared a black-and-white photo of him holding a blunt. He followed it up with a video of his face deepfaked over the face of Chris Tucker's character Smokey from the "Friday" movie, in which he said, "I was just bulls**ttin'! And you know this, man!"
Snoop sent the Internet into a frenzy on November 16 after announcing that he gave up smoke. Posting a black-and-white photo of him with both of his hands in front of his mouth, the emcee put out a messagge that read, "After much consideration and conversation with my family, I've decided to give up smoke. Please respect my privacy at this time." He then stressed in the caption of the post, "I'm giving up smoke."
Snoop's post has inspired Coi Leray and Meek Mill to follow his footsteps. Coi uploaded a screenshot of the Death Row Records boss' announcement and gave her response by writing, "Ight ima start Monday. Let's do this!" whhile meek tweeted, "Ima go to Dubai and completely stop smoking … ima follow snoop."
However, on November 20, Snoop released an ad for smokeless fire pit brand, Solo Stove, with the caption, "I'm done with smoke. I'm going smokeless with @solostove. #ad." Meanwhile, in a press release, he said, "I love a good fire outside but the smoke was too much. Solo Stove fixed fire and took out the smoke. They changed the game and now I'm excited to spread the love and stay warm with my friends and family."