" He made his acting debut in the film Like Mike which was released on July 3, 2002, in which he starred as a young orphan who gets a shot at playing in the NBA.Before Like Mike he made cameos in All About The Benjamins and "Carmen: A Hip Hopera".
The music video was a success on 106 & Park and made the countdown in just 1 day.
Two weeks later, it peaked at #1 on the show's charts and remained #1 for three days.
The third single scheduled from the album was intended to feature Miguel that was titled "Right Now".
Later, there was an announcement that Universal Republic Records was going defunct; all of the artists on the roster that were moved from the label, including Bow Wow, were moved to Republic Records, making the label itself revived.
On August 10, 2013, via his official You Tube page, Bow Wow stated the reason that Underrated had been delayed was the result of raising his daughter and waiting until he was more mature; he also stated he planned on working on and releasing the album after he turned 28.
On June 24, 2014, Bow Wow announced via Instagram that after the 2014 BET Awards, he was going by his real name Shad Moss, claiming that he made a lot of history as Bow Wow and that it was now time for "the next chapter and challenge". I got a family I gotta provide for." On September 27, 2015, Bow Wow signed to Puff Daddy's record label Bad Boy Records.On June 2, 2011, a song from his album called "I'm Da Man", which features Chris Brown, was leaked and wasn't the first official single from the album.On October 24, 2011, Bow Wow released the single entitled "Sweat" featuring Lil Wayne, and though it was thought to be the first official single from the album, it was also dubbed by Bow Wow as a promotional single.Bow Wow also appeared in five episodes of the television series Entourage, and starred as Brody Nelson in CSI: Cyber until the show's cancelation in 2016. Everything is just 'Bow Wow,' no 'Lil' Bow Wow.'" The first album released under his new name was Unleashed in 2003.He is currently working on his new album, entitled Underrated. Its first single was "Let's Get Down" featuring Birdman, the founder of Cash Money Records, which reached #14 on the Hot 100 and #6 on the Hot Rap Tracks charts.In 1998, at the age of eleven, Bow Wow met record producer Jermaine Dupri, who helped shape his career. The second single was then released, "My Baby", featuring Jagged Edge.