The production team will provide the beats on his forthcoming solo album...

SNOOP DOGG has recruited THE NEPTUNES to provide beats on his forthcoming solo album.

The record, tentatively titled ‘Bigg Snoop Dogg Has Paid Tha Cost To Be Tha Boss’, is due for release in the autumn.

MTV news reports that alongside The Neptunes, the rapper has also recruited Battle Cat, Hi-Tek and DJ Scratch to provide the instrumentation.