Rapper Bow Wow has revealed that he has a daughter in a letter to his fans on his website.
"I waited so long to tell yall the truth because i was nervous on how yall would look at me," he wrote on his blog. Although he said his daughter is growing up fast, Bow Wow did not reveal how old his daughter is or how long he's kept her a secret.
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Bow Wow, whose real name is Shad Moss, said he doesn't plan to post pictures of his daughter so that she can enjoy the anonymous childhood he never had. "[I] Want her to be able to cheerlead with her lil friends with out some a--hole sticking his camera all in my lil girl face," he wrote. "I know how fame is. I missed out on so much that i now know how important it is to cherish and have those things in your life."
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The 24-year-old also said that his daughter lives with her mother across the country. "i have to fly 5 hrs away to see her," he wrote."I find myself going into my i phone book jus lookn at pix of her."