About Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg is one of the most well known names in the rapping music industry, which is one of the main sources of Snoop Dogg net worth. The overall amount of his net worth has been announced to reach 120 million dollars, which makes him one of the richest people in the industry. In addition to his career as a rapper, he is also known as a media mogul and actor, which also add financial success to the overall amount of Snoop Dogg net worth.
Snoop Dogg is considered to be one of not so many rappers, who came to a big prominence and success from the rap scene of 1990. He is also regarded to be one of not so many who are still active in the industry today. Snoop Dogg is also considered to be an example of the West Coast rap. Since his appearance in the music business in 1992, Snoop Dogg has released ten albums, which reached success and made him more and more popular in the international industry of music.
Snoop Dogg’s real name is known to be Cordozar Calvin Broadus and this is how he is still referred to by his family members and closest friends. The nickname Snoop Dogg was given to him by his parents.
Snoop Dogg was raised in Long Beach, California. As a teenager, he became part of the gang called “Rollin’ 20 Crips”. Also, Snoop Dogg was charged because of the cocaine possession and had to serve some time in prison.
Nevertheless, after his release, he immediately was noticed by Dr. Dre who signed Snoop Dogg with a record label “Death Row Records”. His career in music started, which brought a lot of financial success to Snoop Dogg net worth. In 1992, his debut album called “Doggystyle” was released. It hit the top of the Billboard Top 200 chart two times. The album is also regarded to be as one of the most prominent album releases of the 1990s.
Since the release of his debut album, Snoop Dogg has released nine more, which were recorded under four labels all in all. The sales of these albums also increased the total amount of Snoop Dogg net worth a lot. In 2009 his album was released called “Malice in Wonderland” and soon after the release of it, he was hired by the Priority Records, which made Snoop Dogg an executive of the company.