Bow wow

Shad Gregory Moss, or more popularly known as Bow Wow, is a multi-talented personality and an idol. He is a rapper, actor, songwriter, broadcaster as well as a television host all in one. The labels he sings for are: – LBW, Bad Boy, Republic, So So Def, Cash Money, Columbia, and Death Row. He was identified as an outstanding singer by Snoop Dog, another rapper, and his musical career began. He took the stage name of Lil’ Bow Wow probably as respect towards his Godfather Snoop Dog and also for his first few records based on dogs.

Well, how well do you know about Bow Wow? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Bow Wow’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Bow Wow to date.

Biography and Early Life

Bow Wow had been interested in Rap songs since he was at the tender age of 3 years. In his leisure time and with his friends, he used to rap for fun under the pseudo name of Kid Gangsta at the age of 6 years. At around the same time, he performed at a stage in Los Angeles and then was identified by Snoop Dog as an exceptional rapper.

Snoop dog named him Lil’ Bow Wow. He first signed for the So So Def records with Jermaine Dupri, referred by Snoop Dog. He was only 13 years old when his first record, named the Beware of dog, was released. He then went on to release many more famous raps like the Doggy Bag, Unleashed, Wanted, etc.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Bow Wow in 2021, and what is his height and weight? Well, Bow Wow’s age is 34 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 9 March 1987. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 147.7 lbs in Pound and 67kg in Kilograms.


Bow Wow had been busy with stages and his performances as he started his musical and rapping career at the young age of 6 years only. Yet, he never turned a blind eye towards his studies. He is an alumnus of the Hannah J. Ashton Middle School and the Raynoldsburg High School.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

He feels himself very obliged towards Snoop dog for giving him the opportunity to enter the professional rappers’ world. He happily took the name Lil’ Bow Wow as per Snoop Dog, although later he dropped the Lil’ from it and just kept the Bow Wow, which is constant to date. This name change was done in 2002.

Is Bow Wow gay?

No. Bow Wow is not gay and has been romantically linked to many famous ladies. He has publicly accepted his various relationships. Nevertheless, Bow Wow is currently single and unmarried, and with a daughter.

Professional Career

– After Beware of Dog, Bow Wow’s first debut single was the Bounce with me which was a collaboration with the Xscape.

– Some of his evergreen works are:- Doggy Bag, Take ya home, Basketball from his movie Like Mike, etc.

– He also has been cast in many hit Hollywood movies such as Like Mike, Roll Bounce, Hurricane Season, Scary Movie, The Fast and the furious: Tokyo drift, etc.

– The various TV shows he appeared in are The Steve Harvey Show, Entourage, The Masked Singer, etc.


– Won the Viewers choice for the year 2001

– Nominated for the Best Collaboration award for Like you with Ciara in the year 2006

– Nominated again for Viewers choice award in the year 2007

– Won the Rap Single of the Year in 2001

– Nominated for the top R&B or Hip hop Singles in the year 2004

– Nominated for the Hot Rap Track in 2006

– Nominated for the Best breakthrough performance in 2003

– Nominated for the best collaboration in 2006

– Nominated for the Outstanding duo or Group in the year 2008

– Won the favorite male singer in the year 2001

– Nominated for the favorite male singer award for the years 2006 and 2008

– Nominated for the best R&B or soul or rap new artist in the year 2001

– Nominated for Choice Music awards in separate categories for the years 2007, 2008 and 2009

– Nominated for the Coolest Collaboration in the year 2005

– Nominated for best performance in a feature film as a leading actor for Like Mike in the year 2003

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Bow Wow in 2021

Bow Wow became very famous at a young age owing to his gifted rapping as well as acting talents. Thus, he has a higher net worth than average actors or rappers. Bow Wow’s net worth is about $2 million as of 2021.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

– Bow Wow loves Lamborghini cars and specifically in colors orange and black.

– Swimming and basketball are his hobbies.

– He has been associated with several legal issues spanning his whole career.

– He also owns a cloth line named ‘Shago’.

It is just a matter of realization as to what one can perform and what gifts God has entrusted us with. Bow Wow is an extraordinary sculpture of perfection in almost every aspect of life. At a point in time, he was even bankrupt, yet he picked himself up, dusted, and restarted from scratch. His story is a wonderful motivation for everyone.


Facts of Shad Gregory Moss

  • Gender Male
  • full nameShad Gregory Moss
  • birthplaceColumbus, Ohio, U.S.
  • Date of Birth March 09, 1987
  • Age 36 years 2 months
  • Horoscope Pisces
  • Lucky Number 10
  • Lucky Stone Aquamarine
  • Lucky Color Sea Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Cancer, Scorpio
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$2 million
  • professionRapper and actor
  • weightIn Kilograms –  67Kg, In Pounds –  147.7 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres –  170 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorBrown
  • high schoolHannah J. Ashton Middle School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

Dean Wetter

Atz Lee Kilcher