R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece
- Snoop Dogg
- The Neptunes
R & G ( Rhythm & Gangsta ): The Masterpiece is the seventh studio album by American rapper Snoop Dogg. It was released by Doggystyle / Star Trak and Geffen Records and was released on November 16, 2004. The main producers were Snoop Dogg and those compiled from Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo The Neptunes.
R & G received mostly positive reviews.
Allmusic awarded the album 4 out of 5 stars. Blender awarded 3 of 5 stars. Hip Hop DX.com awarded the album also 3 of 5 stars. The Los Angeles Times awarded 3 out of 4 stars. Rap Reviews.com awarded 8 out of 10 stars. The Rolling Stone awarded 3 out of 5 stars, USA Today 3.5 of 4 stars.
R & G was able to reach the top 10 of the album charts in many countries. The best placement managed the album in the U.S., where it is positioned on rank 6. It could be sold in the first week sales over 225,000 units of the album.