Legendary rapper and Tanqueray brand rep Snoop Dogg has been going strong since the early ’90s, reinventing himself and evolving all the way. Now, 25 years after the release of his first solo hit, “Gin & Juice,” he’s a TV star, a movie actor, and a wide-ranging entrepreneur—not to mention a hip-hop elder statesman who just released his 16th solo album. Beyond his longevity and multi-platform career, he’s achieved something even more rare: Snoop is pretty much universally liked. Everyone picks up on his natural charisma, positivity, and sense of humor, even if they’re not aware of his off-the-charts mic skills or many other attributes. Because the truth is, Snoop is even cooler than most people realize, and here are 11 things that prove it.