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Snoop Dogg: The Untold Story, Net Worth, Biography & More

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October 20, 1971

Snoop Dogg (born on October 20, 1971) is an American rapper, record producer, and actor. His music career began in 1992 when he was discovered by Dr. Dre and featured on Dre's solo debut, "Deep Cover". He has since sold over 23 million albums in the United States and 35 million albums worldwide.

Snoop's debut album, "Doggystyle", was released in 1993 and debuted at number one on both the Billboard 200 and Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts. His second album, "Tha Doggfather" (1996), also debuted at number one on both charts. Snoop has since released twelve studio albums, with his latest being "Bush" (2015).

Early life and career

Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg, an American rapper, was born in Long Beach, California on October 20, 1971. His real name is Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr., but he was given the nickname "Snoop Doggy Dogg" by his mother because she thought he looked like Snoop from the Peanuts cartoon. He began his career in the early 1990s as a member of the rap group N.W.A. After leaving the group, he released his debut solo album "Doggystyle" in 1993. The album was a huge success, reaching number one on the Billboard 200 chart and selling over four million copies in the United States. Snoop has since released thirteen studio albums and has sold over thirty-three million records worldwide.

Doggystyle

Snoop Dogg Stage Performance
Snoop Dogg Stage Performance

Snoop Dogg, is known for popularizing the "doggystyle" rap subgenre. He is also known for his own unique style of rapping, which often includes wordplay and jokes.

Doggystyle is a rap album by Snoop Dogg, released in 1993. The album was produced by Dr. Dre and featured several guest appearances from rappers such as Warren G, Nate Dogg, and Daz Dillinger.

The album was a commercial success, debuting at number one on the Billboard 200 chart. It has been certified quadruple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

Later albums

Snoop Dogg's later albums have been some of his most commercially successful, but they've also been some of his most controversial. His album "Gin and Juice" was certified platinum and featured the hit single "What's My Name." But the album was also criticized for its gangsta rap lyrics and its misogynistic attitude toward women.

Snoop's next album, "Doggystyle," was even more successful, debuting at number one on the Billboard 200 and selling over 800,000 copies in its first week. The album was once again criticized for its violent and sexual lyrics, but it also contained some of Snoop's most iconic tracks, like "Gin and Juice" and "Ain't No Fun.

Acting career

Snoop Dogg, first gained popularity in the early 1990s with his debut album, "Doggystyle." Since then, he has released numerous albums and singles and has appeared in several films and television shows. In addition to his music career, Snoop Dogg has also enjoyed success as an actor. He has starred in such films as "Training Day" and "Starsky & Hutch," and has guest-starred on such television shows as "Entourage" and "Saturday Night Live.

Controversy

Snoop Dogg, has been a controversial figure in the entertainment industry for over two decades. From his early days as a gangsta rapper to his more recent work as a weed entrepreneur, Snoop has never been far from the headlines.

While many have praised Snoop for his talent and entrepreneurial spirit, others have criticized him for his often violent and misogynistic lyrics. In recent years, Snoop has been outspoken about social issues such as police brutality and racism, which has only added to the controversy surrounding him.

Whether you love him or hate him, there's no denying that Snoop Dogg is one of the most controversial figures in the entertainment industry.

Conclusion

In conclusion, Snoop Dogg is an American rapper who has been in the music industry for over two decades. He is considered to be one of the most influential rappers of all time and has sold over thirty million albums worldwide. His unique style and ability to appeal to a wide range of audiences have made him one of the most successful rappers in the world.

Bio
Full NameCalvin Cordozar Broadus Jr.
NicknameSnoopzilla, Snoopadelic, Bigg Snoop Dogg, Snoop Doggy Dogg
Date of BirthOctober 20, 1971
Age Years
NationalityAmerican
BirthplaceLong Beach, California, U.S.
Home TownLong Beach, California
ReligionConverted to Islam in 2009 with the Nation of Islam, but then in 2012 converted instead to the Rastafari movement 
Educational Qualification-
SchoolLong Beach Polytechnic High School
College/ UniversityCompton College
Zodiac SignLibra ♎
ProfessionRapper, Singer, Songwriter, Actor, Record producer, Media Personality
Physical Stats
Height6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m)
Weight85 Kg (187 lbs)
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown
Favorite
ColorBlack, White, Blue
FoodChicken Wings
ActorWill Smith
Actress-
Singer-
PlaceDublin 
HobbiesMusic, Sports, Drinking, Smoking
Family & Relationship
Marital StatusMarried
FatherVernell Varnado
MotherBeverly Tate
Spouse (Wife/ Husband)Shante Taylor (m.1997)
Children4
Son(s)Cordell Broadus, Julian Corrie Broadus, Corde Broadus
Daughter(s)Cori Broadus
Brother(s)Bing Worthington
Sister(s)-
Career
ProfessionRapper, Singer, Songwriter, Actor, Record producer, Media Personality
Net Worth$150 Million
Famous forputting the West Coast back on the map and pioneering a new sound that mixed old school funk style beats
Debut (Album)Over the Counter
Awards/ HonoursAwards
American Music Awards,
APRA Music Awards,
AVN Awards,
Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards,
Hollywood Walk of Fame,
MTV Awards
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SignatureSnoop Dogg Autograph

Musical Career

Years active1992-present
GenresHip-hop, G-funk, Gangsta rap
LabelsDeath Row, Create, Doggystyle, Empire, Def jam, RCA inspiration, E1, I am OTHER, Columbia, Stones Throw, RCA, MCA, Priority, Geffen, Capitol, EMI, Star Trak, No Limit, Interscope
Member of213, 7 Days of Funk, Mt. Westmore, QDT, Tha Eastsidaz

FAQs and Facts

How tall is Snoop Dogg?
Snoop Dogg is 6 feet 4 inches tall.
How much is Snoop Dogg worth?
He has sold over 35 million albums worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time. He has also won several awards, including Grammy Awards and MTV Video Music Awards. His net worth is $150 Million.
Where is Snoop Dogg from?
Snoop Dogg is an American rapper and actor from Long Beach, California
Who is Snoop Dogg married to?
Snoop Dogg, one of the most famous rappers in the world, is married to Shante Taylor. The couple has been married since 1997 and has four children together. While Snoop Dogg has had a few high-profile relationships, including with actress Pam Grier.

Movie List

All-Star weekend
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Day Shift
[ 2022 ]
Good Mourning
[ 2022 ]
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run
[ 2021 ]
Blood Pageant
[ 2021 ]
DOMINO: Battle of the Bones
[ 2021 ]
The House Next Door: Meet the Blacks 2
[ 2021 ]
The Beach Bum
[ 2019 ]
Don't Get Caught
[ 2018 ]
Future World
[ 2018 ]
Coolaid: The Movie
[ 2017 ]
Grow House
[ 2017 ]
Unbelievable!!!!!
[ 2016 ]
What Are the Chances?
[ 2016 ]
Meet the Blacks
[ 2016 ]
Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping
[ 2016 ]
Mouse Trap
[ 2015 ]
Snow on the Bluff 2
[ 2015 ]
High School 2
[ 2015 ]
Pitch Perfect 2
[ 2015 ]
The Independent Game
[ 2014 ]
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[ 2013 ]
Scary Movie 5
[ 2013 ]
Mac & Devin Go to High School
[ 2012 ]
The Wash 2
[ 2011 ]
The Big Bang
[ 2011 ]
Malice N Wonderland
[ 2010 ]
Brüno
[ 2009 ]
Falling Up
[ 2009 ]
Down for Life
[ 2009 ]
Singh Is Kinng
[ 2008 ]
Hood of Horror
[ 2006 ]
The Tenants
[ 2006 ]
Racing Stripes
[ 2005 ]
Boss'n Up
[ 2005 ]
The L.A. Riot Spectacular
[ 2005 ]
Beef II
[ 2004 ]
Soul Plane
[ 2004 ]
Starsky & Hutch (film)
[ 2004 ]
Malibu's Most Wanted
[ 2003 ]
Pauly Shore Is Dead
[ 2003 ]
Old School
[ 2003 ]
The Wash
[ 2001 ]
Bones
[ 2001 ]
Training Day
[ 2001 ]
Baby Boy
[ 2001 ]
Up In Smoke Tour
[ 2000 ]
The Wrecking Crew
[ 2000 ]
Hot Boyz
[ 1999 ]
Whiteboyz
[ 1999 ]
Urban Menace
[ 1999 ]
Da Game of Life
[ 1998 ]
Documentary of Shawn
[ 1998 ]
Ride
[ 1998 ]
I Got The Hook Up
[ 1998 ]
Caught Up
[ 1998 ]
Half Baked
[ 1998 ]

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