When he first started out, he was called Lil Bow Wow by Snoop Dogg, he later changed it to Bow Wow, and now he wants you to call him by his real name – Shad Moss.
Yesterday Sunday 22nd June 2014, he announced that he is dropping his stage name after the 2014 BET Awards on Sunday 29th June 2014 for good via Instagram.
“ANNOUNCEMENT: After BET awards i will no longer go by Bow Wow! Im going by my real name “Shad Moss” we made alot of history as bow wow. Now its time for the next chapter and challenge. Bow wow does not fit who i am today. Ima father, business man, TV host, Actor, and rapper! Time for MR Moss to take .