Big Snoop Dogg is attenpting to Set a Record for the Most ReTwweets, and by doing so he will enter the Guiness World Book Of Records. Just reaching 4 billionn followers on his twitter account Snoop Dogg will attempt to break an unofficial record that was set by Reverend Run in early 2010, after his daily Words of Wisdom came to prominence. Starting tomorrow (August 23rd), Snoop Dogg will send out his message for fans to re-tweet between 12:00 AM that morning an12:00 AM the following Wednesday.
"Hitting four million Twizzles is a big moment for me and I want to thank all my fans for their continued support,” Snoop Dogg told AllHipHop.com in a statement today (August 24th). “I want to show the world how powerful and influential social media and my fans are, which is why I am attempting to set the world record for the most ‘retweets’ on Twitter.”
Snoop will promote the campaign on a variety of popular social networks including Twitter, Ustream and Facebook, in conjunction with his weekly #PuffPuffPassTuesdays series.
Snoop Dogg has frequently been an early adopter of various technologies over the years.
Through a deal with Adly, the rapper frequently promotes various brands through his social media channels.
In March of 2011, the New York Times labeled him one of the Top 10 influencers on Twitter.
“We’re always excited to see new records set in the world of Social Media, and as with all potential record-breakers, we wish Snoop Dogg the best of luck with his attempt. We will be liaising directly with Twitter on the verification process,” said Dan Barrett, Community Manager, Guinness World Records.