About Shaggy 2 Dope
Joseph William Utsler (Shaggy 2 Dope) is a rapper, DJ, record producer, and professional wrestler.
Joseph William Utsler serves as co-founder of The Psychopathic Records label along with his former manager. He also serves as the co-founder and color commentator at his own wrestling promotion titled 'Juggalo Championship Wrestling'.
Shaggy 2 Dope Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits
What is Shaggy 2 Dope’s net worth?
As per income reports, the net worth of Shaggy 2 Dope is estimated to be around $13 million.
How much does Shaggy 2 Dope earn per year?
The annual income of Shaggy 2 Dope is unknown.
Height, Age & Physical Attributes
How tall is Shaggy 2 Dope?
Shaggy 2 Dope is 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) tall.
How old is Shaggy 2 Dope?
Shaggy 2 Dope is born in 1974 and is 47 years old as of 2021.
Childhood And Education
Shaggy 2 Dope is born on October 14, 1974. His place of birth is Wayne, Michigan located in the United States. His family holds the descent from both Polish and Cherokee.
He is raised along with two brothers namely Mike and John Utsler. He is the middle sibling of the three. At present, Mike works for the hip-hop group named Chop Shop, and his older brother John Utsler serves as a member of Insane Clown Posse.
Family, Romance And Relationships
Who is Shaggy 2 Dope’s partner?
Joseph William Utsler (Joey Utsler) was initially married to his girlfriend Jamesa. The couple was blessed with twin boys named Isaac Utlser and Cyrus Utlser who was born on July 24, 1996. Later, in 2002, Jamesa gave birth to their daughter named Mahala. However, the duo got separated later.
In 2013, he got married to Renee Youtslur Wilkins. The couple was blessed with two children named Ronan (2015) and Leonaa (2016).
Career And Professional Highlights
Best Known For…
In 1989, Joseph William Utsler along with Joseph Bruce and John Utsler formed the group JJ Boys and soon released their debut single titled 'Party At The Top Of The Hill'.
In 1990, the name of the group was changed from the group JJ Boys to Inner City Posse, and started giving performances at the local nightclubs. However, they changed the group again to Insane Clown Posse.
Insane Clown Posse group has released their debut album titled 'Ghetto Territory' (1990), 'Bass-ment Cuts' (1991), and 'Dog Beats' (1991). After the release of several albums, they appointed 'Alex Abbiss' as their manager who created the 'Psychopathic Records' label for them in 1991.
In February 2006, Shaggy 2 Dope released his solo debut album titled 'F.T.F.O' under the Psychopathic Record label. This studio album holds the genre of rap-rock with a total of 17 songs. Some of the songs include 'Prelude', 'Forever and Always', 'Make It Happen', 'Meltdown', 'Your Life', and many more.
His music is influenced by gangsta rap, new school hip hop, and old school hip hop.
In March 2017, he released his second solo studio album titled 'F.T.F.O.M' with a total of 16 songs. All the songs were written by Joseph Utsler except one which was written by Joseph Bruce. Some of the songs include 'Intro', 'Celebrate', 'Revolution 17', and many more.
In the wrestling field, Shaggy 2 Dope was trained by professional wrestlers namely 'Al Costello' and 'Denny Kass'. Though he started wrestling in 1983, he gave his professional wrestling debut in 1997. In 1997, he participated in Extreme Championship Wrestling and ICP's Strangle-Mania Live. The following year, he appeared in World Wrestling Federation and Hellfire Wrestling.
From 1999-2000, he participated in the World Championship Wrestling. Later, in 1999, he started his own wrestling promotion titled 'Juggalo Championship Wrestling'.
Shaggy 2 Dope acted in several movies with characters namely 'Sugar Bear' in the American comedy film titled 'Big Money Hustlas' (2000), 'Shaggy' in 'Bowling Balls' (2004), 'Shaggy 2 Dope' in the American B movie titled 'Death Racers' (2008), 'Sugar Wolf' in 'Big Money Rustlas' (2010), 'Parodied Version' in '1,000 Ways To Die Episode 56' (2011), and 'Sugar-Naut' in 'Big Money Thrustats' (2020).
In April 2020, during the COVID pandemic, the Insane Clown Posse group donated over 300 shirts from their Farmington Hills Warehouse. These shirts were turned into masks and distributed to the health care workers and needy locals in Detroit.
What awards has Shaggy 2 Dope won?
As a member of the Insane Clown Posse group, Shaggy 2 Dope achieved two platinum albums and three gold albums.
As a wrestler, Shaggy 2 Dope achieved one JCW Heavyweight Championship and two JCW Tag Team Championships.
Shaggy 2 Dope’s Hobbies And Interests
Shaggy 2 Dope loves to rap, especially the genre of hip-hop. His love for wrestling turned him into a professional wrestler.
Other Interesting Shaggy 2 Dope Facts And Trivia
- Born on October 14, Shaggy 2 Dope holds the zodiac sign of Libra.
- Shaggy 2 Dope was a member of several hip-hop groups namely 'Golden Goodies' (1995), 'Golden Goodies' (1995), 'Dark Lotus' (1998–2017), 'Psychopathic Rydas' (1999–2017), 'Soopa Villainz' (2002–2005; 2018–present), 'The Bloody Brothers' (2005; 2018–present), 'The Killjoy Club' (2013–2016; 2018), and 'The Loony Goons' (2017–present).
- As a wrestler, his other stage names include Sewer Dwella, Gweedo, White Tiger, Harley Guestella, and Rhino.
- Insane Clown Posse got the chance to perform for the entrance theme of the wrestling group named Oddities.
- As a rapper, his other stage names include Sugar Wolf, Guy Gorfey, Gold D, Mr. Club, Bazooka Joey, Ronnie Tiger, Southwest Strangla, Sugar Bear, 2 Dope, and Stretch Nuts.
- Joseph Utsler is on Instagram with the username @shaggy.icp. His Instagram account has over 1,120 posts and gained over 937,000 followers as of June 2022.
- His group 'Insane Clown Posse' holds an official Facebook page which has gained over 1.3 million followers as of June 2022.
- He serves as a host for the podcast titled 'Shaggy And The Creep' show.
- His two children, Isaac Utsler and Cyrus Utsler graduated from high school in 2014 and joined the Army. At present, they are appointed at Fort Riley located in Kansas.
- In January 2019, he released his extended play titled 'Sunday Gloomy'.
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