Snoop Dogg net worth: Snoop Dogg is a West Coast based rapper, actor and media mogul who has a net worth of $135 million. Snoop Dogg is one of the wealthiest and most successful rappers to come out of the 1990s rap scene, and one of the few still recording today. An example of West Coast rap, he has released ten solo albums since 1992. Born Cordozar Calvin Broadus, Snoop—he received the nickname from his parents—grew up in Long Beach, California, and was a member of the Rollin' 20 Crips gang as a teenager. He served time in prison for cocaine possession, but soon after his release, he was contacted by producer Dr. Dre and signed to Death Row Records.
Snoop's first album, 1992's Doggystyle, which twice peaked at number one on the Billboard 200 charts and is recognized as one of the most significant album releases of the 1990s. Since Doggystyle, Snoop has released nine albums on four labels; with his 2009 release Malice n Wonderland, he was appointed an executive at Priority Records. In addition to his music, Snoop has directed several adult films under pseudonyms (Michael J. Corleone and Snoop Scorcese) and has appeared on television and in films, both as himself and in fictional roles. Snoop also has a number of commercial endorsements, including Boost Mobile, Chrysler 200, Orbit Gum, and St. Ides; he also lends his name to a malt liquor of his own, Snoop Doggs footlong hot dogs, the Snoop Dogg Board Company, and a variety of clothing lines.