Ja Rule is a rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, music producer and an executive from the United States of America. He first worked on songs with other artists before releasing his debut album “Venni Vetti Vecci” which gave him a great musical career start. Now let’s have a close look at Ja Rule’s net worth in 2018.
Ja Rule Early Life
Ja Rule was born as Jeffrey Edward Atkins on February 29, 1976, in Queens, New York City in New York, United States. His father William Jeffrey Atkins worked as a baker, and his mother Debra Atkins worked in the healthcare sector. Ja Rule had a sister, but she died because of breathing complications when she was a child.
Ja Rule was grown and raised by his parents in his hometown. He studied at the Public School 134 and then got transferred to Middle School 172 because he went into too many fights in the first school due to his small size according to what he once said.
For his marriage, Ja Rule has been married to Aisha Fatima Atkins since 2001. Ja Rule and Aisha are the parents of 1 daughter and 2 sons, Britney Atkins was born in 1995, Jordan Atkins was born in 2004, and Jeffrey Atkins Jr. was born in 2000.
Ja Rule has been facing many legal issues for a while. He was sent to prison for weapon possession and tax evasion. Recently, Ja Rule faced several lawsuits because of the failed Fyre festival, but his partner Billy McFarland probably holds the responsibility of that.
Ja Rule Career, Awards & Achievement
The beginnings of Ja Rule’s career was with a band called “Cash Money Click”, and they have 1 song titled “Get The Fortune”. In 1995, he worked on a song by Mic Geronimo along with Jay-Z and DMX titled “Time to Build”. An early successful hit that Ja Rule was featured on is Jay-Z’s “Can I Get A…”. He found his own record label “Mpire Music Group” in 2007.
Ja Rule released his debut studio album in 1999 titled “Venni Vetti Vecci”, which had tracks featuring Black Child, Nemesis, Jay-Z, Case and others, and the album gave him his debut at 1 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and it peaked at 3 on the Billboard 200 chart both in the United States. He continued successfully recording and releasing albums, and the latest one is titled “Pain Is Love 2”.
Ja Rule latest news is releasing his last and final studio album titled “Coup de Grâce”, and a TV series titled “Fly” both in 2018 – 2019.
Awards & Achievements
The rapper Ja Rule has been receiving many great awards. He won the Source Hip-Hop Music Award for Single of the Year “Put It on Me”, MTV Video Music Award for Best Hip Hop Video “I’m Real (Murder Remix)”, MTV Video Music Award for Best Rap Video “Can I Get A…”, and others. Ja Rule was nominated for 4 Grammy awards, and he won the World Music Award for World’s Best Selling Rap Artist, BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist, Teen Choice Award for Male Artist of the Year and other awards.
Net Worth of Ja Rule
The estimated net worth of the rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, music producer and executive Ja Rule is $10 million. He made his millions fortune from the music he has successfully worked on solo and with other artists, and from the TV movies and series he appeared on. Ja Rule earned more than $40 million from his debut album sales and tours.
Ja Rule is a talented rapper, music producer and executive who has released many albums that ranked on top charts. He has his own record label “Mpire Music Group” through which he released “Pain Is Love 2” album. Ja Rule is married to Aisha Fatima Atkins, they have 3 children, and they are happily living together.