Snoop Dogg: Snoop Dog is a prominent American singer and rapper who made his debut in the music industry in the year 1992. He made his debut under the famous rapper Dr Dre’s debut single song “Deep Cover”.The original name of Snoop Dogg is Calvin Cordozar Broadus and he was born on the 20th of October in the year 1971. Furthermore, he was also known by the name Snoop Doggy Dog and Snoop Lion. In addition to being a singer and a rapper, he is also a songwriter, producer, actor entrepreneur and media personality. In this article, we will present all the information about this famous American singer and rapper. This will include his Net worth, Family, Height, Age and many other important things.
Early Life, Real Name and Age of Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg’s real name was Calvin Cordozar Broadus and was born in Long Beach California, USA on the 20th of October, 1971. His current age is 51 years according to this date of birth mentioned in the public domain. His father’s name was Vernell Varnado and he was a veteran of the Vietnam war. In addition to this, his father was also a singer and a mail carrier. In addition to this, it is also in the public domain that after three months after his birth, his father left his mother. His name was inspired by his stepfather Calvin Cordozar Broadus Sr.
In his initial years, he started singing and also played the piano in the church. Furthermore, he began rapping when he was studying in the class 6th. As a child, he did many odd jobs to feed his family and used to visit the church frequently. But in the later years, specifically in the year 1993, he indulged in many unlawful activities.
Snoop Dogg Family
He was born in the year 1971 on the 20th of October. His father was a veteran of the Vietnam war and left his mother soon after his birth. His mother’s name was Beverly Tate and was married again to Calvin Cordozar Broadus Sr.He go the name of Calvin Cordozar Broadus from his stepfather. He was the second son of his mother as she had three sons. His mother and stepfather again got divorced in the year 1975.
Snoop Dogg married Shante Broadus in the year 1997. After the marriage, the couple faced problems and then separated in the year 2004. After separating for some time, they again reunited and have been living together since then. Snoop has three kids which include two sons, Corde and Cordell Broadus and a daughter named Cori Broadus.
Snoop Dogg Net Worth
Snoop Dogg’s exact net worth has not been provided in the public domain however his net worth can be estimated by the assets owned by him. His net worth is estimated to be around 160 million dollars. In addition to this, snoop dog has worked in different entertainment industries all over the world which increases his net worth more than the worth estimated above. In addition to this, he has also acted in various movies as well as on television. His debut album was Doggystyle. After his first album, he became a hit in gangster rap. Lastly, he appeared in several tv shows.
Snoop Dogg Songs
In the initial years of his career, he performed on the stage by the name of snoopy doggy dog. After some time, Dr Dre started collaborating with them on a song for the film 1992 movie “Deep Cover”.After that snoop Dogg released his debut solo album by the name “Doggystyle” and it became a hit with the audience. We have created a list of some of the hit songs of Snoop Dog. The list is as followed:
- “Ain’t No Fun (If the Homies Can’t Have None)” 1993 Doggystyle Nate Dogg, Kurupt, Warren G Dr Dre
- “Afro Puffs” 1994 Above the Rim: The Soundtrack The Lady of Rage Dr Dre
- Absolutely” 2004 The Hard Way Warren G, Nate Dogg Quazedelic
- “The Bidness” 2004 R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece — Soopafly
- “Betta Days” 1999 No Limit Top Dogg — Meech Wells, Def Jeff
- “Been Around the World” 2008 Ego Trippin’ — Snoop Dogg, Terrace Martin
- “Beautiful” 2002 Paid the Cost to Be da Boss Pharrell, Charlie Wilson The Neptunes
- “Beat Up On Yo Pads” 2006 Tha Blue Carpet Treatment — Mr Porter, DJ DDT
- “Be Thankful” 2000 Tha Eastsidaz Tray Dee, Goldie Loc, Kam, Pretty Tony, Warren G Battlecat
- “Batman & Robin” 2002 Paid the Cost to Be da Boss The Lady of Rage, RBX DJ Premier
- “Bang Out” 2004 R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece — J.R. Rotem
- “Balls of Steel” 2000 Tha Eastsidaz Tray Dee, Goldie Loc Battlecat
- “Ballin’” 2002 Paid the Cost to Be da Boss The Dramatics, Lil’ Half Dead Battlecat
- “Back Up Off Me” 2000 Tha Last Meal-Master P, Magic Carlos Stephens
- “Ashtrays and Heartbreaks” 2013 Reincarnated Miley Cyrus Major Lazer, Ariel Rechtshaid, Dre Skull
- “Appreciation” 2004 The Hard Way Warren G, Nate Dogg J-Hen
- “Another Summer” 2004 The Hard Way Warren G, Nate Dogg Kanye West
- “Another Day” 2000 Tha Eastsidaz Tray Dee, Goldie Loc, Butch Cassidy Jelly Roll
- “All Bout U” 1995 All Eyez on Me 2Pac, Dru Down, Hussein Fatal, Yaki Kadafi, Nate Dogg Johnny “J”, 2PAC
- “All About Damani” 2007 The Big Squeeze Damani Niggaracci
- “Ain’t Nut’in Personal” 1998 Da Game Is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told C-Murder, Silkk the Shocker, Crooked Eye Craig B
Snoop Dogg Controversies
Snoop Dogg has been surrounded by controversies since before he got the fame. In the year 1989, he was taken into custody by the cops for possessing drugs specifically cocaine and was sent to prison. In the year 1990, he was again held for possessing and selling drugs. Apart from this, the recent controversy related to him is that in Feb 2022 a woman alleged that snoop Dogg sexually assaulted her in the year 2013 after a concert in California. However, Snoop Dogg has denied all these allegations. He was also accused in a sexual assault case in 2005.
Snoop Dogg Awards
Snoop Dogg received multiple awards in his career. The award received from him is as follows:
|Name of the Award||Year|
|Favourite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist||1995|
|Hollywood Walk of Fame||2018|
|Best Rap/Hip-Hop Dance Track for ” Drop it like it’s hot”||2005|
|Best Cameo Award in MTV Movie Awards||2002|
|Best Rap Video Award for “Doggy Dogg World” in MTV Video Music Awards||1994|
Recently Snoop Dogg also won the award for outstanding Variety Special Award in 2022 for the “Pepsi super bowl LVI Halftime Show”