Snoop Dogg is his name in the hip-hop and rap industry. Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr, which is Snoop Dogg’s real name, is one of the rappers who enjoy a Succesful Career for more than 20 years now. He is also one among the many artists discovered by the legendry Dr. Dre
During the period he has been in the music industry, he has sold more than 23 Million Albums in the US and over 36 Million albums globally. Apart from singing, Snoop Dogg is also a famous Songwriter, Producer, Entrepreneur, Media personality, and an actor
Well, how well do you know about Snoop Dogg? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Snoop Dogg’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 Snoop Dogg to date.
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Biography and Early Life
Snoop Dogg was born on 20th October 1971 in Long Beach, California, to Vernall Varnado and Beverley Dogg. However, his father abandoned the family just a few months after the birth of Snoop Dogg, and his mother was to Calvin Cordozar Broadus, but later in 1975, her mother ( Beverly Broadus) divorced his new husband, but Snoop Dogg Retained his stepfather family name.
Snoop Dogg’s passion for music began at his early age. In his Preteen years, the young boy began playing piano and singing in their local church-Golgotha Trinity Baptist church. He began Rapping when he was in the sixth grade
In 1992, Dr. Dre was impressed by Snoop Dog rapping skills and invited him to an audition after receiving his mixtape that he was featured singing. Later Dr. Dre became his mentee after snoop Dog had done audition officially, and from that time, the rapper has delivered the results of commercially successful songs, and out of that, he has made more than $35 million in album sales worldwide.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Snoop Dogg in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Snoop Dogg’s age is 49 years old as of today’s date 28th July 2021 having been born on 20 October 1971. Though, he is 6′ 4″ in feet and inches and 193 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 170 lbs in Pound and 77kg in Kilograms.
Snoop Dogg attended LomgBeach Polytechnic High School in California. In High school, he used to sing in his local church and also played piano. He was later enrolled at Campton College.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
On 12th June 1997, Snoop Married his High School girlfriend, Shante Taylor. However, Later in the year 2004, they filed for divorce after a disagreement. In January 2008, they reunited again renewed their vows. They Have 4 children together, Corde, Cordell, Corrie and Juliana, his only daughter, who, from a relationship with Laurie Helmond, got a son in 2015. His son corrie also has a son with his girlfriend, Jesicca Keyzer. Snoop Has also first cousins in the music industry who are R&B singers Brandy and Ray J as well s Professional Wrestler Sasha Banks.
Snoop is also famous for smoking Bhangi since the very first time he began his carer in the music industry and has made it a trademark in his image. He also partners with California officials at thanksgiving every year and gives way to the poor in Inglewood. He was said to have given 300 turkeys in 2016.
Is Snoop Dog Gay?
Snoop Dogg is not gay or bisexual when it comes to sexual orientation, and he is straight. He is married to his lovely wife, Shante Taylor, who together they have children. Apart from when they first divorced, his wife Snoop has no other scandals, and he seems to be a happily married man.
Snoop made his first ‘Doggystyle’ that was produced by his mentor Dr. Dre’s, and it was first released in 1993 by Death Row Record producers. At the very first time, the album hit number one on both Billboard 200 and Billboard Top Hip-Hop and R&B Albums Charts. Later he produced other albums that had other hit songs and singles, including “What’s My Name” Snoop’s next album was released in 1996, and it was known as ‘Doggfather’ and also featured number one in both Billboards Charts.
For his next three albums he produced, he left Death Row and signed with No Limit Records’ He released Da Game Is To Be Sold Not To Be Told in 1998. In 1999, he released another album, No Limit Top Dogg and in 200, he released Tha Last Meal and after; these albums, he signed with Priority/Capitol / EMI Records in the year 2002, and he produced the album Paid Tha Cost to Be Da Boss. He later moved to Geffen records in 2004, and he produced several albums.
He also coaches football of young people in High school and also youth football league. In 2012 after a trip to Jamaica, he converted to Rastafarianism he released a reggae album Reincarnated as well as a documentary of the same but later in 2015he came back to being Snoop Dogg and released the album Bush and later In 2018, he released a gospel song Bible of love after announcing he is a born again Christian. He later released his seventeenth solo album, ‘I wanna Thank Me’ in 2019.
- The American Music Award for favorite artist R&B in 1995.
- Billboard music award in 2001
- BET award in 2003
- MTV Europe Music award for best Hip- Hop in 2005.
- MTV Video Music Award for best dance in 2006.
- MTV Video Music Award for Best Art Direction.
- BET Hip-Hop award in 2016.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Snoop Doge in 2021
Snoop Dogg has an estimated net worth of $170 million as of 2021. He has accumulated most of his wealth from the songs he has produced. The sales of his albums both in us and worldwide have much boosted his financial status. He is also said to have collections of cars and houses also. He gets a salary of about $15 million per year.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- He helps the vulnerable in his country.
- He is also a football coach of the Youth League.
- He retained his stepfathers’ name.
- He is an entrepreneur.
Snoop is a hardworking guy, a person one can emulate much from. He has gone through a lot, but he never gave up. He pursued what he wanted in his life, and finally, he succeeded much as he is among the top paid rappers who are also wealthy.
Facts of Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr.
- Gender Male
- full nameCalvin Cordozar Broadus Jr.
- birthplaceLong Beach, California
- Date of Birth October 20, 1971
- Age 50 years 11 months
- Horoscope Libra
- Lucky Number 3
- Lucky Stone Peridot
- Lucky Color Blue
- Best Match for Marriage Gemini
- net worth$170 Million
- professionSongwriter, actor, and rapper
- weightIn Kilograms – 77 Kg, In Pounds – 170 lbs
- heightIn Centimetres – 193 cm, In Feet and Inches – 6′ 4″
- hair colorN/A
- eye colorN/A
- high schoolLong Beach Polytechnic High School.