How tall is Snoop Dogg?
Snoop Dogg has been in the news lately and one of the reasons is that he bought Death Row Records; a label he was signed to when owned by Suge Knight. With his name in the news, fans are now asking questions about the Doggfather and the one that always comes up is: How tall is Snoop Dogg?
Here’s the answer to that and whether the “Drop It Like It’s Hot” artist is the biggest rapper in the game today.
Age and real name of Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg was born Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr. on October 20, 1971 in Long Beach, California to parents Vernell Varnado and Beverly Tate. When he was a child, his family gave him the nickname “Snoopy” after the character of the Peanuts Comic.
Snoop realized his musical talents in sixth grade when he performed a song in front of his class and then started rapping in the hallways. “When I was knocking in the school hallways, I would draw such a large crowd that the principal would think there was a fight going on,” he said. Los Angeles Times. “It made me start to realize that I had a gift. I could tell that my raps interested people and that made me interested in myself.
He recorded his first album doggy style under the stage name Snoop Doggy Dogg but later dropped “Doggy”. He was also known as “Snoop Lion” for a short time.
He married his high school girlfriend, Shante Taylor, in 1997. In 2004, rumors swirled that Snoop cheated on his wife. He then filed for divorce citing “irreconcilable differences”. However, the couple decided to stay together and work things out.
Is Snoop Dogg the greatest rapper?
Snoop Dogg’s height is 6′ 4. He is not the tallest rapper in the game today, but he ranks in the top 10.
The title of greatest hip-hop artist goes to Yung Gravy. The Minnesota rapper, who launched his career on Soundcloud before releasing multiple albums and completing seven international world tours, is 6’6.
“I’m Different” artist 2 Chainz is also taller than Snoop at 6’5. Waka Flocka Flame and Snoop Dogg are the same height, and The Game and Machine Gun Kelly are an inch shorter at 6’3.
Other Facts You Didn’t Know About Snoop
Although Snoop Dogg may not be the greatest rapper, he is one of the smartest. The average IQ level ranges from around 85 to 115, with a small percentage of people having an IQ around 130. Snoop’s IQ is 147.
Another little known fact about Snoop Dogg is that before getting into gangsta rap, he used to sing and play piano in church. That’s right, the “Murder Was the Case” artist once sang hymns and sat at the piano during Sunday service at Golgotha Trinity Baptist Church. Snoop’s mother was a devout Christian, who later became an ordained evangelist.
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