Snoop Dogg

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr.
  • Birth Place: Long Beach, CA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 10/20/1971, Libra
  • Profession: Hip-hop artist; producer; actor; entrepreneur
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Snoop Dogg Fast Facts:
  • As a child, he played piano and sang in a church choir.
  • Got his nickname Snoop Dogg from his mother because she thought he looked like Snoopy from Peanuts.
  • Began making homemade tapes with friend Warren G, who gave the tapes to his stepbrother Dr. Dre.
  • Big break came when he collaborated with Dr. Dre on the theme song for the movie Deep Cover and on Dre's 1992 album, The Chronic.
  • Became an overnight sensation with the release of his 1993 debut album Doggystyle.
  • In 2005, founded the Snoop Youth Football League for disadvantaged kids in South L.A. and coached one of its teams, the Pomona Steelers.
  • Starred in the reality series Snoop Dogg's Father Hood in 2007.
  • Is a huge fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers and the University of Southern California Trojans.
  • Snoop Dogg Relationships:
  • Cordell Broadus - Son
  • Beverly Broadus Green - Mother
  • Cori Broadus - Daughter
  • Shante Broadus - Wife
  • Corde Calvin Broadus - Son
  • Vernell Varnado - Father
  • Calvin Broadus Sr. - Stepfather

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