By peoplestaff225
December 06, 2007 02:41 PM

Rapper Snoop Dogg (real name Calvin Broadus), 36, appeared alongside his daughter, Cori, 8, on The Ellen DeGeneres Show last Tuesday. When Ellen asked Cori if Snoop was a strict father, Cori responded that he wasn’t. Snoop them said:

Cori quickly answered ‘Seventy-seven.’

Snoop spends his free time coaching some of his children in a little-league football team five days a week and four months out of the year. On Monday, his team won its league’s Super Bowl. Snoop commented:

He explained that tough love is necessary in order to rise to the top. He believes in setting goals and making the kids follow through in pursuit of them. He explained:

Snoop also sees how he can turn some of his personal bad experiences into a positive light for his children. He said:

Besides daughter Cori, Snoop Dogg and his wife Shante Taylor Broadus have two sons, Cordell, 10, and Corde, 13.

Source: People

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