5 Things You Should Know: Snoop Dogg's Net Worth and Other Facts

Based on the US West Coast, Cordozar Calvin Broadus, better known as Snoop Dogg, has a long and varied career. Snoop Dogg's net worth is currently estimated to be  $150 million.

He's primarily known as a songwriter, rapper, producer, media personality, businessman, and actor.

Snoop Dogg's career started in 1992 when music icon Dr. Dre discovered him; subsequently, Dre used his Death Row Records company to record many best-selling songs and albums.

5 Things You Should Know About Him

1) His Name Comes from the Peanuts Comic Character

Cordozar Calvin Broadus was born in Long Beach, California, on October 20, 1971. Just after he was born, his parents divorced, and Snoop Dogg has had little with his biological father throughout his life.

His distinct name came from his mom and stepfather because of how much their son enjoyed the Peanuts comic character.

2) He Started Rapping Early and Had Some Run-Ins With the Law

He started rapping early, in the sixth grade and when he wasn't rapping or at school, his hustled. Snoop Dogg bagged groceries, delivered newspapers, and sold candies to support his family.

Despite his mother's best efforts to keep him playing football and singing in the choir, he started running the streets when he was a teenager,.

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