It looks as though Snoop Dogg will be featured in an upcoming documentary, called “Take Me To The River”. The documentary will feature a slew of musicians who will discuss the history of music in the Memphis area. There’s plenty of dirty south hip hop that has stemmed from the area, but that’s just scratching the surface.
Nashville country came from Tennessee (yes, I know it’s a different city, but the sounds are influenced by each other), and there’s a big blues influence that comes from there as well.
Here’s a trailer: