Superstar Snoop Dogg is being sued by a man whose voice features on the rapper's latest album.

The man, known only as John Doe, filed a lawsuit at LOS ANGELES SUPERIOR COURT after hearing a telephone voicemail message he left for Snoop on PIMP SLAPP'D - which appears on 2002 LP PAID THA COST TO BE THA BO$$

Snoop says he used the message because it was "so real."

In the message the, the caller allegedly sides with Snoop in his feud with rap mogul Suge Knight.

A lawyer for the man says, "Unfortunately, it was so real, my client now fears for his life."