Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr. His music career began in when he was discovered by Dr. He has since sold over 23 million albums in the United States and 35 million albums worldwide. Snoop's debut album, Doggystyle , produced by Dr. Dre, was released in by Death Row Records. Selling almost a million copies in the first week of its release, Doggystyle became certified quadruple platinum in and spawned several hit singles , including " What's My Name? His second album, Tha Doggfather , also debuted at number one on both charts, with " Snoop's Upside Ya Head " as the lead single. The album was certified double platinum in Malice 'n Wonderland , and Doggumentary were released on Priority. He also coaches a youth football league and high school football team.
Who Is Snoop Dogg?
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West Coast rap legend Snoop Dogg has come a long way since being discovered by Dr. Dre in the early s. His nickname came from his mother because she thought he looked like Snoopy from the Peanuts cartoon. The musically inclined youngster played piano and sang at his local Baptist church, before starting rap in sixth grade. After graduating high school, Snoop was arrested several times for drug possession and spent time in prison. He started making music as a way out of his troubles and recorded early demos with his cousin Nate Dogg and friend Warren G as A track on one of these came to the attention of Dr. Dre, who invited Snoop — then rapping under the name Snoop Doggy Dogg — to audition. Snoop's first album, the Dre-produced Doggystyle , climbed its way to the No. Dre gave Snoop a sound that would resonate in the minds of hip-hop fans for generations.
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