In a recent interview, Snoop revealed that he was offered $2M to DJ at a Michael Jordan event, but the rapper evidently turned down the offer.
“One of the craziest deals I turned down was like, $2 million to DJ for a, I think it was a Michael Jordan event,” he said. “And I turned it down. And I never met Michael Jordan and I want to meet him.”
He later explained why he would turn down what seemed to be an amazing opportunity with a huge payout.
“‘Cause I was doing some other s—. I had s— to do and I had way more customers before I get to you,” he added with a laugh. “Nah, I never met Michael Jordan and I want to meet him on a different — I don’t want to meet him on no I’m not the DJ. I want to meet him as a fan.”
He added, “I watched him at North Carolina as a freshman do his thing and beat Georgetown. I was a Georgetown fan back then, Dawg Pound, Georgetown Hoyas. So I had to fall in love with him ’cause he hit my team. Then the next year, I saw him win the Player of the Year, then I saw him do his thing with the [Chicago] Bulls and he hit 63 on [Larry] Bird and broke his ankle. I’m like, ‘This muthaf—-’s different!’ Then his first Championship came through us – he had to beat the Lakers.”