Laurie Holmond is the ex-girlfriend of popular American rapper Snoop Dogg. Her former partner Snoop is a famous rapper who is mostly known for his song called Young, Wild & Free which features Wiz Khalifa, and more.
Unlike her former beau Snoop, Laurie has been completely away from the media limelight. So, many of Dogg’s fans still want to know about his ex-partner. Let’s explore the short-lived romance Laurie shared with her then-partner Snoop. Did the former flames share any children together?
Well, to find the answers to your questions, be sure to stick with us till the end.
Who is Laurie Holmond? All About Her Age and Early Details
Holmond was born in 1970 and is 50 years old. She was born and raised in California, USA. However, most of her early details including her parents are still behind closed doors.
Unlike her, her former beau Snoop was born on October 20, 1971, in Long Beach, California, and is 51 years old in 2022. As for his parents, the rapper is the son of Vernell Varnado and Beverly Tate.
Talking about her education, Laurie went to Long Beach Polytechnic High School, in California. It was where Holmond also met her future boyfriend. After graduation, Dogg started his further studies at Compton College.
Holmond’s Ethnicity And Nationality
As for her ethnicity, Laurie is said to be an African-American. In the same manner, the former celebrity girlfriend holds American citizenship.
Like her, Snoop Dogg is also of African-American ancestry and has American citizenship. In addition, the artist changed his religion to Islam in 2009. In the same way, in 2012, Dogg switched his belief to Rastafari Movement after his trip to Jamaica.
What Does Laurie Holmond Do For A Living?
As mentioned previously, Holmond is a secretive woman and doesn’t share much about her life in the media so far. Likewise, Laurie has remained silent about her career. Thus, the information about her current professional endeavors is still out of the talk.
On the other hand, we all know about her former partner Snoop’s career. The rapper has released a number of hits to date. For his musical talents, Laurie also won several awards and honors throughout his career. His major awards include American Music Award and Primetime Emmy Award. He has been nominated for several Grammy Awards too.
Holmond’s former lover released his debut album called Over The Counter in 1991. And some of the album’s songs loved by his fans are Dope Slang, Knockin’ Off Everything, Let Em’ Understand, and True To The Game as well.
Since then, the greatest rappers to ever live have also produced many albums, topping several musical charts.
Laurie Holmond’s Relationship With Her Former Boyfriend Snoop Dogg
The former couple first met each other while both of them were at high school, in Long Beach, California. In fact, Laurie and her future romantic partner Snoop started their relationship as a friend. But later, their friendship gradually turned into romance and they began dating each other.
According to Holmond herself, the exes were so close until Snoop’s marriage to his current wife Shante. Laurie also said she was never aware of Snoop’s secret affair with Shante with whom the rapper also has three kids Cordell Broadus, Corde Broadus, and Cori Broadus. When she knew about it, she told,
We had a great relationship-until June of 1997 when I suddenly heard on the radio that he had gotten married. Calvin told me I wouldn’t understand, and he was right, I wanted nothing to do with him.
Three months after Snoop’s marriage to his current wife Shante, Laurie and the rapper met again and hooked up at the La Reve Hotel in Hollywood, California. It was when Holmond was impregned by the artist.
Snoop Dogg Was Afraid of His Wife Shante When Holmond Was Pregnant
In an aforementioned interview, Snoop Dogg’s former partner Holmond also revealed the rapper was afraid of his wife about their pregnancy. She said,
“When I told Calvin I was pregnant, he said, ‘I don’t know how I’m going to tell Shante.”
Whatever, when Laurie gave birth to their first child on 18th June 1998 and named him Julian Corrie Broadus, her beau was there. She said “when Julian was born, Calvin was right there, and he took responsibility like a man.”
But, Laurie once claimed the rap legend hadn’t been in touch with their son since early 2003. She then filed a case for paternity in court and the rapper was proven to be her baby’s father.
Her Son Julian Was Noticeably Absent in Snoop Dogg’s Father Hood Reality Show
Back in December 2007, Snoop came up with a reality TV series Snoop Dogg’s Father Hood. It documents the daily life of Dogg and his family including his wife Shante and their three children.
However, when the show premiered on December 9, 2007, in the United States on E!, one of his sons Julian wasn’t included in the cast of the series. Speaking of Snoop’s lack of participation in his life, Julian told Star magazine,
“I should be with him on the show, but I’m not,” he added, I don’t want to be an actor; I want to be a basketball player. But I want to be on the show to get to know my family. It would be so nice for all of us to just hang out together. I hope we can do that one day.”
But, in the following few years, the father and son duo looked quite close to each other. And Julian began his career in real estate.
Is Laurie Holmond Dating Anyone in 2022?
Talking about her current relationship status with Dogg’s ex Laurie, she has remained quite confidential about her love life since her split with the rapper. She is neither active on any social media handles nor has made any public appearances lately.
So, it is quite hard to find out whether or not Laurie has moved on with anyone. Apparently, some sources say she is single now.
On the other hand, her former partner is still married to Shante.
Laurie Holmond’s Net Worth
Talking about her net worth, Laurie has an estimated wealth of $1 million. On the other hand, Snoop has a massive net worth of $150 million. He has earned most of his money from his career in the music industry.