Bow Wow whose birth name is Shad Gregory Moss is an American actor and rapper who is also a television host. Bow Wow became famous after his first movie appearance in the movie called All About the Benjamins in 2002 and as the leader in the Like Mike. Let’s find out more about how much is Bow Wow’s net worth in 2018.
Bow Wow Early Life
Bow Wow was born in 1987,9th March. His birthplace is Columbus, Ohio of United States. His mother was Teresa Rena Caldwell and Alfonso Preston Moss being his father. Bow Wow dwells in Atlanta Georgia together with his mother. He had married Joie Chavis with whom they were blessed with a daughter by the name of Shai Moss. He also had a love affair with Erica Mena.
Bow Wow Career, Awards & Achievement
Bow Wow started his career at the age of three after he became interested in rap. With his nickname as Kid Gangsta, Wow started rapping when he was six years. It is at this age when he became a fan of N.W.A. Wow performed a concert in 1993 in Los Angeles and was given exposure to Snoop Dogg who gave him a stage name as Lil Bow Wow. He also met Jermaine Dupri in 1998. Dupri was a record producer who helped him mold his career.
The movie by the name Wild Wild West used his song in 1999 as the soundtrack. In the year 2000 when Bow Wow was only thirteen years of age, he released his album named Beware of Dogs using his stage name as Lil Bow Wow. He had the song titled Bounce with Me. The record had several other songs like Bow Wow That is my name showing Snoop Dogg. The album was certified platinum in 2001, 5th March.
From the album named Beware of Dogs, Wow released another album by name Doggy Bag with singles by name Take Ya Home whose popularity took it to position 72 on the Hot 100. His songs toppled on the R&B and became position 25 on the rap list. In April 2002, Wow changed his stage name from Lil Bow Wow to Bow Wow.
Under his new stage name as Bow Wow, he released the album named Unleashed back in 2003. The top single was Let’s Get Down focusing on Birdman who was the founding member of Cash Money Records. This single attained position fourteen on the Hot 100 and position six on the Hot Rap Tracks charts. He released the second song called My Baby showing Jagged Edge. The song was not under the supervision of Jermaine Dupri unlike the previous where Dupri was involved.
That round Mario and Birdman were involved and also Amerie and Jagged Edge. In 2003,25th September, the album name Unleashed was Certified Platinum. Wow released the album by the name Wanted in 2005 with its first single called Let Me Hold You showing Omarion and got top five on The Hot 100. Wow released more other famous albums putting him in a better position as a nominee in various awards.
Awards & Achievements
Wow won the BET award in 2001 for his single Bow Wow That’s My Name. He also won the Billboard Music Awards for the Rap Single of the year with the same song. Bow Wow is the winner of a Nickelodeon kids choice Award.
Net worth of Bow Wow
Bow Wow has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million. He has amassed his wealth through production of his films and selling of his albums. He has been featured on many television shows hence earning his wealth. His roles in several films have added to the basket explaining how he has amassed the net worth mentioned above.
Bow Wow was supported by his family to start his career. He made friends on his way to success. He got into politics and helped to register new voters in the Walk Across America. He also defended the current President of America Donald Trump from the attacks of his rivals during 2017 elections, and he is a famous figure today.