Rapper Snoop Dogg has been appointed an executive producer at US satellite radio network XM, where he already has his own show.
Snoop has his own DJ show on The Rhyme
The US star, whose real name is Calvin Broadus, will provide creative direction and help develop programming for hip-hop channel The Rhyme.
"I am truly excited about being able to have total control over the music and programming for The Rhyme," he said.
He vowed to champion new music and revive classic tracks.