Probably only a few know him as Adolfo Gordon Quiñones, as for the rest of the world he is known as Shabba Doo. Shabba is an American dance teacher, a choreographer, dancer turned actor, best known for his role in the break dance movie Breakin’ (1984) as Orlando “Ozone” and also in its sequel in Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo. He after starting out as an actor has been in half a dozen of movies and has gained a huge popularity not just an actor, but a prolific dancer and a public figure. With his fame and popularity growing up day by day, he has been able to make a fortune for himself. At the age of 60 right now, he has a net worth value of 200,000 USD, which might tell you the success, and fame that he has earned.
Adolfo Gordon Quiñones was born in a middle class working family in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A on the 11th of May, 1955. He was raised in a family of African American and Mexican ethnicity and followed Christianity; and was the elder of two children to father Jeffery and mother Agnes. Since his parents separated and got divorced while he was still an infant, he and his sister were both raised by their mother which was one of the reasons for his indulgence in dancing.
While in school, he and his friends formed a dancing group and performed in many events either within or outside the school premises. He later was in a dance group known as The Original Lockers and he along with Toni Basil, Fred “Rerun” Berry and Don “Campbellock” Campbell started out a new and unique form of dance named locking.
Adolfo is not the biggest of person, and with a height of about 5 feet and 11 inches, has an athletic body whose weight is 74 kg. He has got a thick set of curly hair and often keeps his moustache in a French cut manner. With his dark eyes and Latino –African American skin color, he is known to be a charmer and thus has been in a couple of relationships already.
Despites claims and rumors of him being sexually gay, he has been married twice and also has a kid, which strongly opposes those rumors. He was first married to his longtime girlfriend Gwendolyn Powell around 1975 but they divorced in 1982 after having one child. Then again in 1982 he married his second wife Lela Rochon, which also ended pretty fast in 1987. Currently his affairs are not covered by the media although many say that he is still single, we don’t think so.
With a lot of fan following around, it is obvious that his Twitter and Instagram accounts are over flowing at the moment. As an actor, dancer and choreographer he has made quite a fortune for himself, and is followed on his professional and personal life by thousands of people. To know more about his life and career, you can read his biography in sites like IMDB or Wikipedia. You can also find his quotes online in websites or see his interviews in his official website.