Snoop Dogg Releases Album "Da Game Is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told"
Da Game Is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told is the third album by Snoop Dogg, his first for No Limit Records.
It is Snoop's first not to be produced by Death Row Records, as well as his first released after his nickname change from Snoop Doggy Dogg.
Da Game debuted #1 on the Billboard 200 Album charts selling over 519,000 copies, and stayed on top for the second week also by selling additional 246,000 units according to Soundscan thus was quickly certified double platinum later that year. The album featured mostly No Limit artists and was a departure from Snoop Dogg's first two albums which were strictly West Coast.