Legendary Rapper who has sold over 30 million records, and whose debut album, Doggystyle, sold nearly 1 million copies the week of its release. He is known for his laid back persona and his advocacy for the recreational use of marijuana.
He was in and out of prison towards the end of high school for selling cocaine, and was discovered by Dr. Dre in 1992.
He became famous for singing "What's my Name" and "Gin & Juice," and his album Tha Doggfather went 2x platinum in 1997.
He married Shante Taylor on June 12, 1997 and they had three children together, Corde, Cordell, and Cori. He was born with the name Calvin Cordozar Broadus.
He was featured in Katy Perry's hit song "California Gurls."