Ja Rule Net Worth 5 Million
Produced on 29, February, 1976, Jeffery Atkins better known by his stage name Ja Rule is an American singer, rapper and actor from Queens, Ny. As he was raised in a Jehovah’s witnesses he could not find the music genius in him but as his mom finally left the faith new doorways opened for him.
Career & Prosperity
5 years started his career in the year 1993 with a hip hop group known as Cash Money Click. 5 yearsold name Ja rule came into existence as a result of his buddy who used to address him by that name. In 1998, he made his first appearance as a featured musician on radio on Jay Z’s single “can I Get A…”.His debut album Venni vetti vecci was launched in 1999 and it ranked 3 on the billboard list of 200 and within a period of about seven days 184,000 copies of it were sold. Jay-Z’s single Holla Holla found its spot at 35 on the billboard list of popular 100 charts and reached platinum status adding feather to his cap.
Ja has three children, Brittany (created in1995), Jeff Atkins Jr. (born 2000) and Jordan Atkins (born 2004)0
More about his Prosperity:
Estates and Dwellings:
Ja Rule owns a beautiful Saddle river home.
Autos and Automobiles:
Ja owns a lime green coloured Lamborghini murcielago.
Ja Rule Brands:
Some of the brands which he wears are Burberry, DCMA black hoodie, Joe boxer, Nike, NY cap, Ralph Lauren etc.
Awards and Nominations:
In 2001, he won hip hop music award for single of the year –Put It on Me. For the same single he was also nominated for MTV music video awards for best rap video. The very next year he won MTV music video award for best hip hop video-“I’m Real (Murder Remix)”.”Always on Time” was nominated in MTV music video awards for best hip hop video. American music award nominated ja for favourite rap/hip hop artist. Ja was nominated in Grammy awards for best rap performance by a duo or group-“Put It On Me”, for best rap album-“Pain Is Love”, for best rap/ tune collaboration-“Livin’ It Up”. The same year he won best selling rap artist award in World Music Awards, best male hip hop artist in BET awards, musician of the year in GQ guys of the year, male artist of the year in Teen Choice Awards, best rap/hip hop award in NACCP Image awards. Ja was also nominated for best rap album of the year –“Pain Is Love” in Soul Train Music Awards. Source won phat tape tune of the year for “Clap Back” in Source Awards in 2004.In 2009, he was nominated for Hit do ano(tune of the year)-“fly”.
Controversies and Legal Issues:
In 2003, Ja Rule punched a guy in Toronto who afterwards filed a case on him but the case was settled out of the court. In 2004, he was arrested for driving with a suspended driver’s license and carrying marijuana. In 2007, he was incarcerated along with Lil Wayne and Don Rhys on the charges of possession of firearm and drugs .He received a two year prison sentence after pleading guilty for attempted possession of weapon.
In 1999, 50 Cent and Ja Rule engaged in a well publicised feud. According to 50 Cent it all started when Ja Rule seen him with a individual who robbed him of his jewellery but Ja rule denied it fully and saying that it all occurred when a shooting was going on for a video in Queens and 50 Cent did not enjoy the manner Ja Rule was getting love from the folks. In Nyc studio rapper black child stabbed 50 Cent because of which he got three stitches .From subsequently on conflict is happening between 50 Cent and .Black Child, a Murder Inc. Artist has dissed 50 Cent in many of his tunes. He also got into a feud with Lil’ Mo which was afterwards settled as both made up.
“I Love to see my family together. That’s what life is about. It’s about family”.
“Every faith there’s something putrid going on “.
“I’ve signed a couple of sneakers in my personal day”.
“These firms are in it for their dollars, and whatever is popular that is what they follow”.