American rapper and actor Bow Wow was born Shad Gregory Moss on March 9, 1987. He started rapping at a young age, and was noticed by Snoop Dogg in 1993, who gave him the name Bow Wow and launched his career. The rapper also has a passion for tattoos, and has some tattoos covering his both arms and on his chest. Bow Wow has a lettering tattoo that says "Prince of O-Town" written in old English style text on his chest (1).
He also has a dollar sign tattoo on each side of his chest (2). Although these are the only tattoos on Bow Wow's chest, his both arms and shoulders are completely covered with tattoos. His left arm bears a clown tattoo (3) and an alphabet tattoo of the letter "B" (4) for his stage name. Bow Wow also has some letters with a number tattoo of "614" on his left forearm (5).
He has his mother's name "Teresa" tattooed on his left hand (6), as well as a spider web tattoo on the same hand (7). Bow Wow's right forearm bears a flamming dice tattoo(8) and a colored rose tattoo(9). Being blessed by a daughter in 2011, Bow Wow got his daughter's name "Shai" tattooed on his wrist (10). He also has on his right arm a dog paw print tattoo(11), a tattoo of praying hands(12) and a tattoo of some old English style letters. Bow Wow also has a religious tattoo of the prayer of Jabez on his right shoulder (14) that says: "And Jabez called on the God of Israel, saying, Oh that Thou wouldest bless me indeed, and enlarge my coast, and that Thine hand might be with me, and that Thou wouldest keep me from evil, that it may not grieve me! And God granted him that which he requested.".