Went to the same high school at the same time as Cameron Diaz.
Filed for divorce from wife Shanté, citing irreconcilable differences. He is seeking joint custody of their children: Corde, Cordell, and Cori (21 May 2004). Has since reconciled and withdrawn the divorce papers.
Often works with Pharrell Williams from The Neptunes.
Graduated high school from Long Beach Poly in Long Beach, California.
Nephew of Bootsy Collins, legendary funk bassist and member of 'Parliament-Funkadelic'.
Ranked #7 on Forbes' "Hip Hop Cash Kings" list with $17 million in earnings. (2007)
Former Crips member
Won 2 AVN (Adult Video News) awards for Best Music soundtrack & Top Selling Tape for the X-rated film, Doggystyle (2001) (V).
A fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Is a fan of the band Metallica.
Served as the offensive coordinator for his son Corde's team in the Chino Hills Junior All American Football League. He played eight years in Pop Warner and two years at Long Beach Poly High. A cousin, Deshaun Hill, played defensive back for the New York Jets in 2003.
Born on the same day as Australian pop singer Dannii Minogue.
Attended Jordan High School in North Long Beach, California.
Frequently works with Dr. Dre.
Diehard fan of USC football.
Natural son of Verhell Varnado (b. Magnolia, MS, 13 Dec 1949) by Beverly Tate (b. McComb, MS, 27 Apr 1951), who later married in Los Angeles, CA, 14 Nov 1970 (div Los Angeles Co., CA, June 1975) Cordozar Calvin Broadus Sr. (b. SC, 10 Dec 1948 and d. Los Angeles Co., CA, 9 Nov 1985), who adopted his stepson.
Shares a birthday with Viggo Mortensen and Tom Petty.
Was good friends with slain rapper Tupac Shakur both before and while the two were label-mates.
Was originally chosen to play the role of L.J. in Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004), but left the project.