Nick Cannon calls Snoop Dogg “Uncle Snoop Dogg.”
Is Nick really his nephew? Or are they really related in any way?
The comedian, who just became a father for the seventh time, and the fourth time in six months, may actually be related to Snoop Dogg as people say. But we want to keep things clear so that we remove all the doubts. Keep reading to find out the real truth about Nick Cannon and Snoop Dogg’s relationship.
Are Nick Cannon and Snoop Dogg Related?
Nick Cannon and Snoop Dogg are not related. The term “Uncle” is only used to indicate the closeness of friendship.
Nicholas Scott Cannon, better known by his two names, Nick Cannon, was born on October 8, 1980, in San Diego, CA. He was raised by his grandparents and partly by his father who was a minister.
He credited his father for giving him a stable influence from an early age, instilling in him how to be a man when growing up. Despite being born to a minister, Cannon was restricted to things that rich kids had access to, like watching TV, listening to the radio, and wearing rich clothes.
However, despite coming from a wealthy family, Cannon had a passion for entertainment and decided to pursue it from a young age. When he was eight, he performed at his own father’s evangelical public access TV show. In the same year, he also recorded his own song.
While he was young, people around him criticized his comedy and music, saying his jokes were dry and didn’t know how to sing. But being himself took him through all these challenges.
Today, he wears several hats, not just as a comedian, but also as a rapper, actor, and producer. In all his works, Nick is famous for being the host of the popular reality show, America’s Got Talent and also being the host of The Nick Cannon Show. Today, Nick has also emerged as a successful entrepreneur and is associated with multiple business companies. Due to his success in different industries, he is regarded as a multitalented figure.
Calvin Broadus, popularly known as Snoop Dogg is among the most known rappers in the world. He was born on October 20, 1971, in Long Beach, CA, to his father, Vernall Varnado, a Vietnam Veteran, singer, and mail carrier. His mother, Beverly Broadus named him after his stepfather when his father left them just after he was born.
He became one of the best-known figures in gangsta rap in the 1990s. Snoop has also been featured on multiple TV films and series throughout his career.
He discovered his passion for music from a very young age and decided to follow this path. While he was young, he was arrested multiple times in cases related to drug possession before he decided to turn his hip career into something more serious.
During his prime time, Snoop’s name was synonymous with gangsta rapping and was known to be the best in his era. Snoop has also been a regular guest on several TV shows.
Throughout his life, Snoop has been accused of multiple criminal charges but was later acquitted of all of them.