Snoop Dogg is an American producer rapper and music artist. Snoop Dogg has sold over 35 million albums globally. He is known for making reggae, R&B, funk and Hip Hop music. Some of his most popular singles include songs like ‘Young, Wild & Free’, ‘Drop It Like It’s Hot’, ‘Beautiful’, and ‘Smoke the Weed’. Let’s find out more about how much is Snoop Dogg’s net worth in 2018.
Snoop Dogg Early Life
Snoop Dogg was born as Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr. in 1971 on 20th October to Vernell Varnado and Beverly Tale. He was born and raised in Long Beach, California.
Snoop Dogg married his longtime girlfriend Shante Taylor in 1997, but the couple divorced in 2004. However, their love rekindled and they remarried in 2008. The couple has two sons named Corde Broadus and Cordell Broadus and a daughter named Cori Broadus together. Snoop Dogg also has a son named Julian Corrie Broadus, who he had with his then-lover Laurie Holmond. He is Snoop’s eldest son.
Snoop Dogg is known for opening talking about his marijuana intake. He has a very laid back personality and is known saying out loud whatever is in his mind. The rapper never really had any beef with anyone. He enjoys a friendly relationship with most rappers of his generation. He is good friends with Eminem, Lil Wayne and Jay Z who are some of the biggest rappers in the world.
Snoop Dogg Career
Snoop Dogg was discovered by Dr. Dre, who helped him start his career by featuring Dogg in his debut solo ‘Deep Cover’. Later he also featured on his album ‘The Chronic’. Snoop released his debut album ‘Doggystyle’ in 1993, which was produced under Dr. Dre’s record label Death Row Records. The album became no. 1 on Billboard 200.
Later he made over 14 albums, some of his popular albums include ‘Da Game Is To Be Sold, Not to Be Told’, ‘Tha Last Meal’, ‘Paid tha Cost to Be da Boss’, ‘Coolaid’, ‘Bush’, ‘Ego Trippin’’, ‘Malice n Wonderland’, ‘Tha Blue Carpet Treatment’, and ‘Neva Left’. Snoop Dogg shared his love for smoking by introducing his own vaporisers brand called ‘Double G Series’.
Snoop Dogg has worked with artists like Nicki Minaj, Wiz Khalifa, Tray Deee, Dam-Funk, and Nate Dogg. He has also appeared in movies like ‘Murder Was the Case’, ‘Training Day’, ‘Soul Plane’, ‘Falling Up’, ‘The Tenants’, ‘Old School’, ‘The Big Bang’, ‘Scary Movie’, ‘Reincarnated’, and ‘We the Party’. He has also appeared in video games like ‘True Crime: Streets of LA’, ‘Tekken Tag Tournament 2’, ‘Family Guy: The Quest For Stuff’, and ‘Call of Duty: Ghosts’.
Awards & Achievements
Snoop Dogg has been nominated for 96 awards and won 27 awards. Some of his wins include ‘American Music Awards’, ‘BET Award’, ‘APRA Music Awards’, 2 ‘AVN Awards’, ‘Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards’, 3 ‘Billboard Year-End Chart Awards’, ‘International Dance Music Awards’, ‘MOBO Awards’, ‘MTV Movie Awards’, and 2 ‘MTV Video Music Awards’.
Net Worth of Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg has an estimated net worth of over $155 million. He has made the majority of his net worth through successful music career. He also has different business modules like merchandise and his vaporisers which also help him in making some extra dollars.
Snoop Dogg is one of the most loved and popular rappers of all time. His fans love him for his unique style and funny demeanour. His interviews are hilarious, and he is amongst the few rappers who actually have a good singing voice too. He is known for writing most of his music. He has given some amazing songs which are still loved and heard by his fans. His style of music is so evergreen which allows him to mix in with the young musician too.