Snoop Dogg commemorated the late Kobe Bryant throughout the virtual 2020 ESPY Awards on Sunday night.
The Gin and Juice star carried out a rap homage to the NBA (National Basketball Association) legend, who, together with his 13- year-old child Gianna, died in a helicopter crash in January.
Snoop, real name Calvin Cordozar Broadus, Jr., rapped as video of Kobe, in addition to video footage of the numerous sensational murals that have actually appeared in homage to him, played.
Snoop took audiences through Kobe‘s career highlights with his words, saying: “All grit no smile… Let’ s do it mamba design.
” A buddy and leader, naturally. And you did it openly. Your reign in the city stays … success in your name.”
In addition to the awards show homage, Kobe’s widow Vanessa likewise shared a Dad’s Day post in honour of her late other half. Together they had children Gianna, Natalia, Bianka and Capri.
“Happy Father’s Day to the BEST daddy in the world. We miss you so much. We love you forever and always. Love, Nani, Gigi, BB, Koko and VB @KobeBryant #BestoftheBest #GirlDad,” she penned.
A couple of days previously, child Capri commemorated her first birthday, with Vanessa sharing an unique picture of Kobe nestling his child as a newborn.
“Happy 1st Birthday Capri! Mommy, Daddy, Nani, Gigi and BB love you SO much!!!” sheposted “God Bless you sweet princess. Capri Kobe Bryant a.k.a. “Koko-Bean” named after her dearly missed daddy, Kobe Bean Bryant. We miss you SO much Gigi and Daddy.”