Bow Wow Pens Open Letter About Daughter, Set to Release Documentary

Last week, after a picture of a baby said to be Bow Wow’s surfaced on the net and Bow’s mom posted a tweet about her love for a baby girl, the internet went into a frenzy trying to find out if the Prince of Hip-Hop had indeed become a father.

The Cash Money member didn’t say much about the matter, except to deny that the baby in the picture was his via his Twitter — until now. Bow penned an open letter to his fans on his bowwowtoday.com site today (July 6), in which he addresses the birth of his daughter Shai. He writes:

“Let me start off by saying i love my fans. With out yall i wudda been left the game. For the past 3 years i been batteling life. Even thought about taking my own. I felt like as a kid i did everything and saw everything too fast which spoiled my adult years. I felt as if i had no purpose to live(Thinking selfishly) until god gave me the illest gift of my life. No lambo, no blk card nuffn ammounts to my lil girl. I waited so long to tell yall the truth because i was nervous on how yall would look at me. Yall know everyone makes a big deal out of everything i do. I wanted to be 1st n let yall know the real. My lil girl is getting BIG fast. i love every minute of it. She inspires me to go harder.Even made me treat my mother better, its like it made me into a man over night. Never been a fan of posting pix of my daughter. Reason is because i want my boo boo to have everything i didnt. Want her to be able to cheerlead with her lil friends with out some asshole sticking his camera all in my lil girl face. I know how fame is. I missed out on so much that i now know how important it is to cherish and have those things in your life. Yes! I change diapers. Aint as bad as i thought hahaha. I want her to live with me so bad. Jus us 2. Thats my dream man but fellas yall know how it go. Baby gotta stay with they momma and all dat bull. I hate that! So i have to fly 5 hrs away to see her. I find myself going into my i phone book jus lookn at pix of her. Sometimes i tear up cuz i just cant believe it brotha be emotional. All in all im good. This is my 1st. I know all my fans gone support me and ride for her like yall been doin my whole career. To the ones that say “Im heart broken how can he do that to us” well i do have a life thats not all about movies or making albums. Im 24 now. I cant wait 4eva. Im happy and if your a fan then ud be happy too cuz yall gone be with me every step of the way. The bs that comes with having a baby momma is expected. So i neva trip. Jus gotta suck it up keep chin high and try not let her get the best of my feelings by playin them stupid games. Ima stay positive and keep maintaining long as i got yall i cant lose. I love yall. And shai shai daddy love u too! Wizzle!!!!”

Bow Wow will speak more on his newfound fatherhood on his upcoming documentary, Who is Shad Moss, directed by Rico Da Crook. Watch the first of three trailers below.

—Gina Montana

  • moreffa

    who gives a shit aout this played out nigga and his bastard kid

    give this nigga 2 years hes gonna go to court for child support from his ghetto baby momma

    this the worst mistake you made duke

    i know this nigga aint want no damn kid

  • hahah-mr.teh

    @moreffa hahah

    no he obvs didnt and shouldnt have a kid… hes 24 now, and look at his fucking horrible grasp on the english language. too bad…

    wow, bow wow? he is somehow news worthy? whats next we gun hear about nelly?

  • Ice

    yall need to quit been some internet gangstaz talkin bout dude life like yallz perfect or somethin. hatin on that dude. moreffa dont be talkin bout nobody kids u f*ckin nut. hahah-mr.teh talkin bout the english language, ‘we GUN hear about nelly’? jus like a middle school drop out. GO BACK

  • Babez

    Wow this letter has so many grammer and spelling mistakes it’s disgusting…

  • mizz.tasia baby

    yall like really need to get a life i am one of his fans and i been seen it and heard it all he have a life and so do you what if that was you and everybody was sayn that about yall like give hem a break that his personal life so go find something to do with you self ‘