BIOGRAPHY AND NETWORTH OF SNOOP DOGG
Bearing in mind the number of years you’ve known snoop, what do you think Snoop Dogg’s net worth is presently in 2019? Snoop Dogg is a very popular American based rapper, a singer, song writer, an actor and a record producer. Snoop Dogg today goes by the name Snoop Lion ever since he converted to Rastafari. Dogg was discovered by Dr. Dre back in 1992, and since then he has been able to release 16 studio albums and seven joint albums. Unlike most artistes, Snoop Dogg is one of the few that has been able to keep his marriage one partner. Here’s snoop’s biography and networth as at December 2019.
SNOOP DOGG BIOGRAPHY
Snoop Dogg born ‘Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr’ on the 20th of October 1971(47 years old as at December 2019) in California, he was born to ‘Veranda’ and ‘Beverly Broadus’. His parents called him “Snoopy” as a result of his appearance. Sadly, in 1975 his parents divorced leaving the mother to raise the three months old Broadus. Snoop is pretty tall as he measures 193cm or 6 ft. 4 in height. He got married to his wife ‘Shante Taylor’ in 1997, and they are still in a happy relationship, although they filed for divorce in 2004. Snoop and Shante are blessed with 4 kids.
Snoop Doggy grew up in ‘Long Beach’ where he joined the ‘Rollin 20 Crips’ gang. he has been arrested on numerous occasions by the police for having possession of cocaine where he was thrown into prison countless times. Dogg used to sing while he was little, and it was at one time when he was freestyling that Dr Dre. heard him and invited him to an audition and his music career picked up from there officially.
Snoop music career kicked off officially after the audition with Dr. Dre and he instantly started working on Deep Cover film theme song and Dr. Dre debut album ‘The Chronic’. A while after Dogg released his debut studio album ‘Doggy style’ in 1993. The album was ranked No.1 on the Billboard 200 and its placed at 17th position on the list of the greatest hip hop/rap albums of all time. At that time, the album sold over 11 million copies worldwide.
Before snoop released his second studio album he was working with Tupac Shakur on 2 of America’s Most Wanted days before Tupac was shot and killed. Snoop dropped his second studio album titled ‘Tha Doggfather’ in 1996, and it sold slightly over 2 million copies at that time. Ever since then, Snoop has released 14 other studio album and seven joint albums.
The 14 studio albums consecutively are ‘Da Game Is to Be Sold’, ‘Not to Be Told released’ in 1998, ‘No Limit Top Dogg’ released in 1999, ‘Tha Last Meal’ released in 2000, ‘Paid tha Cost to Be da Boss’ released in 2002, ‘R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece’ released in 2004, ‘Tha Blue Carpet Treatment’ released in 2006, ‘Ego Trippin’ released in 2008, ‘Malice in Wonderland’ released in 2009, ‘Doggumentary’ released in 2011, ‘Reincarnated’ released in 2013, ‘Bush’ released in 2015, ‘Coolaid’ released 2016, ‘Neva Left’ released in 2017, and ‘Bible of Love’ released in 2018.
Asides music, Snoop is an actor and has played key and assistant roles in a number of films and television shows and some of his most recent roles are in ‘Scary Movie 5’ 2013, ‘Pitch Perfect 2’ 2015, ‘Grow House’ 2017, ‘The Joker’s Wild Presented by Snoop Dogg’ 2017, ‘Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta’ 2017, ‘The Simpsons’ 2017 and currently ‘Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party’ 2016.
Snoop dogg is as well a businessman and an investor. Some of Snoop’s commercial ventures include Merry Jane, Eaze, leafs by Snoop, Snoopify, and Roscoe’s House of Chicken and Waffles, amongst other. On Awards and Achievements received by Snoop Dogg, he has kept a world record for having 18 Grammy Awards nominations devoid of a win and has earned 1 American Music Award, 1 APRA Music Award, 2 AVN Awards, 1 BET Award, 1 MOBO Award, 5 Source Awards and lots more.
SNOOP DOGG NETWORTH
Snoop Dogg’s net worth as at 2019 is estimated to be around “$150 million”. The source of Snoop Dogg wealth is his sale of music, business investments, endorsement deals, and tour earnings. As at December 2019, Snoop has sold over a whooping total of 35 million albums worldwide and has made millions of dollars from tours. Other sources of Snoop Dogg’s wealth is his endorsement deals with companies like ‘Burger king’ and ‘Wonderful Pistachios’.
We wish snoop the best as he continues to grow his networth in the coming years.