Is Beverly Tate OK? Snoop Dogg asks fans to pray for 70-year-old mother in emotional posts: 'Pray4MommaSnoop'
Snoop Dogg on Friday, May 7, asked for prayers from his fans after announcing that his mother, Beverly Tate, 70, is not doing well. The 'Gin and Juice' singer has been posting about his mother since May 5, making fans wonder what happened to her and expressing their support to Snoop's mother on social media.
The rapper has always expressed his love for his mother very openly. Simultaneously, Snoop has acknowledged that his mother has always aided him in making the best decisions. In the midst of this, the rapper appeared emotional in an Instagram post, implying that his mother was not doing well. Here's what we know so far.
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What happened to Snoop Dogg's mother?
On Friday, May 7, 'What's My Name?' singer shared images of his mother. In the caption of one picture, he wrote, “I need all my prayer warriors for Momma right now, please and thank you.” Snoop has not, however, confirmed what has happened to his mom despite a series of posts.
The first time that Snoop told his fans about his mother was on May 5, when he posted a picture of himself placing a kiss on his mother's cheek and wrote: “Sending special prayers out for my mom this morning y’all pray for her and me.”
Since May 7, the rapper has uploaded several pictures with his mother. In one picture, he wrote: “A mother’s love is precious.” “Need all my prayer warriors for momma right now please and thank you,” he wrote in another post. “Mama thank u for having me could of gave me up but u raised a family,” said another. The rapper looked emotional in a photo which he followed with a video and a hashtag that read: “Pray4MommaSnoop.” Despite these posts, the rapper has not broken his silence about what happened.
'Raised better than that'
Snoop has always emphasized his mother's role in his life. Snoop revealed on Jada Smith's Red Table Talk that his mother influenced him to apologize to CBS host Gayle King after the rapper attacked her over the Kobe Bryant sexual assault question in February 2020. “She didn’t say I was wrong she just said, ‘You know I raised you better than that. You’re a representation of us. Every woman that ever crossed your life, you’re a representation of that’ – so I got it,” he said, according to Hitc.com. Following this, Snoop had posted a public apology video.
"I was raised way better than that," he had said. "So I would like to apologize to you publicly for the language that I used and calling you out of your name and just being disrespectful."