Rapper Snoop Dogg has paid off a $546,000 (£341,250) tax lien.

Bosses at the Internal Revenue Service (Irs) filed papers against the Drop It Like It's Hot hitmaker in February (13), claiming the star, real name Calvin Broadus, Jr., owed $101,952 (£63,720) from 2009 and $444,317 (£277,698) from 2011.

The rapper has now paid off the bills, according to Tmz.com.

Snoop Dogg, also known as Snoop Lion, was previously hit with a tax lien in 2010 after allegedly failing to hand over $598,309 (£373,943) in payments.