Celebrity Parents Snoop Dogg Is a Grandfather The rapper's eldest son Corde Broadus and his girlfriend welcome a baby boy, Zion By Tim Nudd Published on January 15, 2015 12:10 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Paras Griffin/Getty It’s good to be a grand-dogg. Snoop Dogg became a grandfather this week, as his eldest son Corde “Spank” Broadus welcomed a son with his girlfriend Jessica Kyzer. Snoop, 43, posted a video on Instagram of Corde, 21, holding the new baby, named Zion. “Proud grandad. My son spank n grandson Zion !! Jah bless,” he wrote. The rapper added another post featuring several photos of Corde and Zion. “Zion. U have a lot of love WAitn on u grandson !!” he wrote. Snoop’s wife Shante, described as a “proud grandma,” is seen holding the newborn in yet another photo. It’s a busy week for Snoop and his family as his new series Snoop & Son: A Dad’s Dream premiered on ESPN on Wednesday. It follows the rapper’s other son, Cordell Broadus, as he follows his football aspirations as a star wide receiver for Bishop Gorman High School.