Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg - Biography, Profile, Facts and Career
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Snoop Dogg began to be famous when he joined Dr. Dre’s first solo single titled Deep Cover. Next, he also featured on Dr. Dre’s album called The Chronic.

He then released his own album titled Doggystyle in 1993. His two singles Gin and Juice also Who Am I (What’s My Name)? became the top ten most-played songs in the U.S.

In 1998, she signed a contract with Master P’s No Limit Records and released an album named Da Game Is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told.

It was successful, along with his next albums Limit Top Dogg (1999) and Tha Last Meal (2000), which were sold more than 3 million copies in total.

He partnered with Pharrell Williams for the single Drop It Like It’s Hot in 2005.

The single brought them to many reputable awards including Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards as Hot Rap Track and International Dance Music Awards as Best Rap/Hip-Hop Dance Track.

Previously, they worked together for Beautiful in 2003 and earned BET Awards.

He actively contributed to the music industry worldwide. In 2018, he was featured on a British band Gorillaz’s album called The Now Now.

He also partnered with Son Tung M-TP, a Vietnamese singer, for Hãy trao cho anh or Give it to Me in 2019.

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Profile

  • Full name: Calvin Cordozar Broadus
  • Stage name: Snoop Dogg
  • Nickname: Snoopy, Snoop Rock, DJ Snoopadelic, Snoop Lion
  • Born: October 20, 1971 in California, USA
  • Nationality: American
  • Religion: Christian
  • Profession: Rapper, singer, songwriter
  • Education: Long Beach Polytechnic High School
  • Hobbies: Playing basketball and boxing
  • Parents: Vernell Varnado (Father) and Beverly Tate (Mother)
  • Sibling: Bing Worthington
  • Wife: Shante Broadus
  • Instagram: @snoopdogg
  • Twitter: @SnoopDogg
  • YouTube: SnoppDoggTV
  • Facebook: @snoopdogg

Facts

  • His trademarks are various braided hairstyles and a slender frame
  • He attended the same high school as Cameron Diaz and at the same time.
  • He likes watching the TV series The Tudors.
  • His friends are Warren G, Mariah Carey, and David Beckham.
  • He was also a friend of the late basketball player, Kobe Bryant.
  • Right after graduating from high school, he was arrested due to cocaine possession.
  • In 1993, he was entangled with a legal battle owing to the connection with a rival gang’s death. 
  • In 2007, Forbes listed him as one of the Hip Hop Cash Kings.
  • He was banned from entering Norway in 2012 due to marijuana possession.
  • In the same year, he converted to a Jamaican religion, the Rastafari movement.
  • He and his brand manager launched an app called Snoopify in 2013.
  • In 2015, his grandson Zion was born.
  • He released a digital media focusing on news about marijuana in 2015. 
  • During the 2016 Thanksgiving, he gave away 3000 turkeys to the less fortunate in California. 
  • The Hollywood Walk of Fame gave him a Star in 2018.
  • In 2018, Guinness World Record noted the largest paradise cocktail held by Snoop Dogg, Warren G, and more.
  • He said he was a born-again Christian and released an album titled Bible of Love.
  • Snoop Lion created his video game called Gangsta Gamine League in 2019.
  • He voted for the first time at the age of 49 in 2020.
  • In 2020, He became the ambassador of a vegan brand Beyond Meat.

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Photos

1. Look at the his detailed braided style

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2. A close-up look from the rapper!

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3. He wears a comfortable white outfit

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4. He wears a marron outfit with black outer

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5. The green sweater also matches his look

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Snoop Dogg is a talented and productive rapper. Are you one of his fans?

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