Snoop Dogg is an American singer, rapper, songwriter, television personality, and entrepreneur. He started his music career in 1992 and he has sold over 35 million albums worldwide. As of 2021, Snoop Dogg has a net worth of over $150 million US dollars.
So, hey guys in the following article we are going know about one of the most successful and richest rappers of all time, Snoop Dogg. We will discuss Snoop Dogg’s biography, Source of Income, how much money he makes per year and his exact net worth as of 2021.
Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr. was born on October 20, 1971, in Long Beach, California to Vernall Varnado and Beverly Broadus. Snoop was named after his stepfather, Calvin Cordozar Broadus Sr. His parents nicknamed him Snoopy because he used to love cartoon character from Peanuts in his childhood.
At the age of 5, he started singing and playing the piano at a Church. Snoop struggled too much after his parents’ divorce. As a child, he sold candy, delivered the newspaper and bagged groceries to help his mother.
Snoop began rapping from his school days and everybody used to encourage him to build his career in music. After completing his graduation, he was arrested by the cops for possession of cocaine. He recorded homemade tapes the four called their group 213 after the area code of Long Beach.
Snoop Dogg’s debut album, Doggystyle released in 1993 was a commercial hit and success of his career. Selling almost a million copies in the first week of its release. Doggystyle went quadruple platinum in 1994 which includes several hits singles such as What’s My Name? and Gin & Juice.
After this success, Snoop recorded a soundtrack for Death Row Records in the short film Murder Was the Case. In 1996, snoop released his second album Tha Doggfather which includes the lead single Snoop’s Upside Ya Head. The album went double platinum in 1997.
With No Limit Records Snoop released his next three album Da Game is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told, No Limit Top Dogg and The Last Meal in 1998, 1999 and 2000 respectively. And time to time Snoop gave many hit albums to his fans like Paid tha Cost to Be da Boss, The Masterpiece, The Blue Carpet Treatment, and Ego Trippin’, etc.
Snoop also hosted many television shows which include Doggy Fizzle Televizzle, Snoop Dogg’s Father Hood and Dogg After Dark. He released his 13th and 14th studio album in 2015 and 2016 named Bush and Coolaid both are commercial hits and received many positive reviews from the audience.
Snoop Dogg has 17 Grammy Award nominations without a single win. In 2016, World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) inducted him into the Celebrity Wing of the WWE Hall of Fame. He received Hollywood Walk of Fame at the end of 2018.
Recently this year Snoop released his seventeenth solo album, I Wanna Thank Me.
Snoop Dogg Net Worth
According to Celebritynetworth As of 2021, Snoop Dogg has a net worth of nearly about $150 million dollars, which makes him one of the richest rappers of all time.
After the release of his several albums in 2007 Snoop earned a total of $17 million dollars. As per the records in 2008 he earned $16 million, $15 million (In 2010), $14 million (In 2011), $10 million (In 2013), $17 million (In 2017) and $15 million last year.
He earns a million dollars per year from numerous brand promotions and commercials. He also earns from television shows for his guest appearance.
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- Height: 6 ft 3 in
- Age: 47 years
- Profession: Rapper, Singer and Songwriter
- Nationality: United States of America