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Up in Smoke: 15 Musician Marijuana Busts

Daily Dose 2011-04-21 0 comments

Published in Billboard

Snoop sporting a UF4A wristband showing his support for Joey's Mom and the Unconventional Foundation for Autism has had his fare share of law enforcement encounters.

Some say that weed and music go together like … well, weed and junk food.

Hard to get high without a solid soundtrack, and through the years, we’ve found that the artists behind those smokin’ tracks know how some of their fans feel.

But despite the prominence of marijuana in today’s music culture, the fact is that recreational use of the herb is still illegal in most parts of the world, including all 50 U.S. states — a fact that many famous musicians have learned firsthand over the years.

If you happen to have celebrated 4/20 (responsibly, we hope), take it from Snoop Dogg, Paul McCartney, Wiz Khalifa, Willie Nelson, Whitney Houston and 10 other famous cannabis culprits and keep your puff-puff on the DL, especially if you are sans a physician note.

Paul McCartney

Carlos Santana

Queen Latifa