Facts of Snoop Dogg Networth
|Full Name||Snoop Dogg|
|Birth Name||Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr|
|Birth City||Long Beach|
|No Of Children||4|
|Date of Birth||October 20,1971|
|Married Date||June 12,1997|
What Is The Net Worth of Snoop Dogg?
Snoop Dogg is a rapper, singer, songwriter, producer, media personality, entrepreneur and occasional actor with a net worth of $135 million as of 2019. He is best known for his rap career and is one of the world’s leading advocate for marijuana.
He has released over 17 albums and his one of hip hop.s richest and most successful persona. He is known for his calm personality. Besides aping, he has business ventures and is also a certified football coach.
Net Worth Details: Career, Income Sources And Salary
Snoop began his career in 1992, being discovered by Dr. Dre. Since then, he has amassed a net worth of $135 million. He released his debut album Doggystyle from Death Row Records, owned by members of the N.W.A.
After the release of a few of his albums, he moved on to No Limit Records. These are the details of his most famous albums and the sales revenue.
|Doggystyle||November 23, 1993||11,000,000|
|The Doggfather||November 12, 1996||2,000,000|
|Da Game Is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told||August 4, 1998||3,000,000|
|No Limit Top Dogg||May 11, 1999||1,518,000|
|The Last Meal||December 19, 2000||2,000,000|
His debut album Doggystyle was one of the highest grossing debuts of all time. It debuted at number one on Billboard top 200 selling 806,000 copies on the day of its release. It was certified 4 times platinum on May 31, 1994. It is his most famous album.
His album was to-the-bone realistic stating,
"I can't rap about something I don't know. You'll never hear me rapping about no bachelor's degree. It's only what I know and that's that street life. It's all everyday life, reality."
Some of his most famous songs include 'Drop It like its hot', 'the next episode' 'smack that' in collab with Eminem and 'young wild and free' in collab with Wiz Khaifa.
Besides his rapping, he has also appeared in numerous movies and TV shows. Arguably, his most famous one is Mac & Devin go to Highschool, where he played the role of a weed dealer in a high school alongside Wiz Khalifa.
Snoop Dogg’s Assets: His House and Cars
Snoop lives in Claremont, California in a 6,500 square foot home with 8 bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms. It is completely floored with marble and the entry has a large chandelier. The house also includes a tennis court, a home theatre, swimming pool and spa.
He has a lot of cars; most of them customized by him. Some of the best ones include a 2011 Ford Mustang GT, 1968 Cadillac Coupe Deville, Chrysler 300C. The most outstanding of them is his own Polaris Slingshot that he named, ‘The Batman’.
Charity And Endorsements
Snoop is a very charitable artist. He partners with city officials annually and gives away turkeys to the less fortunate in Inglewood, California at thanksgiving. He gave away 3000 turkeys in 2016. He also donated $25,000 to the non-profit Mothers Against Police Brutality in the beginning of 2018.
He also has his own cannabis brand called ‘Leafs by Snoop’ where he sells different varieties of weed strains and edibles.
Tax And Insurance
The exact details of Snoop Dogg’s taxes and insurances are unknown but based on his net worth and earnings, it can be assumed that he has all of his tax and insurance needs met.
The Personal Life of Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg was born Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr. in Long Beach, California on October 20, 1971. He is the second of three kids and was named after his stepfather. His family were devout Christians and often took him to church which implanted a love of music on him.
He began rapping at the age of 6. As a teenager, he frequently got in trouble with the law. Although, he stated in 1993 that he never joined a gang, he was the member of Rollin’ 20 Crips gang. A DNA test he took, revealed him to be 71% African, 23% Native American and 6% European descent. He never had a college degree and was found by Dr. Dre after hearing one of his freestyle raps.
Snoop married his high school sweetheart, Shante Taylor, on June 12, 1997. On May 21, 2004, he filed for divorce from Taylor, citing irreconcilable differences but soon renewed their voews in January 12, 2008.
He has 4 children, 3 with his wife; sons Corde and Cordell and one from his previous relationship; Julian. He became a grandfather in 2015 after his eldest son Corde had a son with his girlfriend.
Marijuana and Snoop
Since the start of his career, Snoop has been an avid cannabis user and one of its biggest advocate. Marijuana or ‘vegetables’ as he likes to call them, have been synonymous with him and part of his image. In 2002, he said that he quit weed for good, but didn’t last very long; referenced in one of his movies with Adam Sandler. In 2013, he claimed to be smoking around 80 blunts a day. In an interview with rolling stones In 2004, he said:
"That shit was my natural calling and once I got involved with it, it became fun. It was like shootin' layups for me. I was makin' 'em every time."
October 2015, Dogg launched his new digital media business, Merry Jane, that focuses on news about marijuana. "Merry Jane is cannabis 2.0", he said in a promotional video and added, "A crossroads of pot culture, business, politics, health."
In the completely weed related Youtube show called GGN, Snoop hosts and invites many famous stars and his friends smoking marijuana with them. His channel SnoopDogg TV has over 5 million subscribers and is solely dedicated to marijuana news.
Snoop was a devout Muslim, but later converted to Rastafari after spending time with Rastas in Jamaica. He has said that he didn’t become a Rasta for outside judgement but for his own personal belief.
Age And Height
Snoop Dogg is 47 years old and is 193 cm or 6 feet 4 inches.
Awards and Nominations
Snoop has been nominated or 17 Grammy but has not won any of them. However, he has won an American Music Award and Bet among many others, totaling his award count to be 27. He received his own star in the Hollywood walk of fame in 2018.