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Bow Wow

Shad Gregory Moss (born March 9, 1987), better known by his stage name Bow Wow (formerly Lil' Bow Wow), is an American rapper and actor. As Lil' Bow Wow, he released his first album, Beware of Dog in 2000 at age 13, which was followed by Doggy Bag 2001. In 2003, Bow Wow released his third album Unleashed, which was the first album released without using Lil' in his name. Bow Wow made his first movie appearance in All About the Benjamins, in 2002 as a cameo. In the same year, Bow Wow made his debut as the lead role in Like Mike. He later began to undertake lead roles in movies, such as Johnson Family Vacation in 2004 and Roll Bounce in 2005. He also played a supporting role in the film The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift in 2006. Bow Wow also appeared in five episodes of the television series Entourage. Bow Wow was born Shad Gregory Moss in Columbus, Ohio, the son of Teresa Caldwell and Alfonso Moss. At age three, he became interested in rap. Under the moniker "Kid Gangsta", he began rapping recreationally at age six; he was also a fan of N.W.A at that age. In 1993, he performed at a concert in Los Angeles, and was noticed by rapper Snoop Dogg, who subsequently gave him a stage

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Bow Wow -- No Longer a Wanted Man in Georgia

Bow Wow
No Longer a Wanted Man in Georgia

Bow Wow can finally go back home to Georgia -- without being immediately arrested -- and all it took was a $90,000 check. TMZ broke the story ... a Tennessee tour bus company won a judgment… READ MORE >

Bow Wow -- Another Day, Another Lawsuit

Bow Wow
Another Day, Another Lawsuit

Bow Wow's 2012 is off to a rather litigious start -- not only is he buried in tax liens, and a wanted man in Georgia for ducking a civil lawsuit ... but now he's being sued by a limousine company,… READ MORE >

- 953 days ago
Bow Wow -- Georgia Judge Orders Him to Be Arrested on Sight

Bow Wow
Georgia Judge Orders Him to Be Arrested on Sight

Bow Wow has avoided a civil lawsuit for long enough -- and now a judge in Georgia has ordered he be arrested and held in custody until produces documents and information to the other side.Bow… READ MORE >

- 959 days ago
Bow Wow -- Once, Twice, Three Times a Tax Lien

Bow Wow
Once, Twice ... Three Times a Tax Lien

Bow Wow needs to hire himself a new accountant -- because not only does he have a tax lien against him for unpaid taxes from 2006 ... but now it turns out he owes back taxes from 2008 and 2010 as… READ MORE >

- 967 days ago
Bow Wow -- Owes the IRS a Lil Money

Bow Wow
Owes the IRS a Lil Money

Bow Wow is all grown up now, but just because he's a lil older ... doesn't mean he's learned how to pay off Uncle Sam -- he owes almost six figures in back taxes, this according to court… READ MORE >

- 1029 days ago
Chris Brown & Bow Wow -- $5,000 Stripper Tippers

Chris Brown & Bow Wow
$5,000 Stripper Tippers

Chris Brown and Bow Wow don't take their hard-earned money for granted -- and to prove just how seriously they take their finances ... the rappers dropped $5,000 a pop on MULTIPLE strippers last… READ MORE >

- 1076 days ago
Bow Wow Not the Dad on Birth Certificate

Bow Wow
Not the Dad on Birth Certificate

Bow Wow's baby mama was so pissed that he was MIA during the birth of their baby, and the days that followed -- she 86'd him from the baby's birth certificate.Joie Chavis tells TMZ ... she was… READ MORE >

- 1170 days ago
Bow Wow Hits Legendary Amsterdam Pot Shop

Bow Wow Hits
Legendary Amsterdam Pot Shop

Bow Wow had his arm full last weekend at the oldest "cannabis coffee shop" in the world -- a caffeine-fueled weed dispensary located smack in the middle of Amsterdam's red light district.Sources… READ MORE >

- 1321 days ago
Javon Walker Does Vegas -- No Beatdown Ensues

Javon Walker
Does Vegas -- No Beatdown Ensues

Oakland Raider Javon Walker made his triumphant return to the Las Vegas nightlife this weekend -- but more importantly, he made it out safely ... this time. As TMZ previously reported, Walker was… READ MORE >

- 1679 days ago
Bow Wow Drives a Lil Drunk

Bow Wow Drives a Lil Drunk

Bow Wow clearly has something in common with Chris Brown -- they both commit crimes behind the wheel.The Artist Formerly Known as Lil' Bow Wow, who partied with Brown and Akon last night at LIV… READ MORE >

- 1724 days ago

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