Ja Rule net worth: American rapper, singer, and actor from Queens, New York, Ja Rule has a net worth of $5 million.
Jeffery Atkins is an American rapper, singer and a singer who his widely known by his stage name “Ja Rule”. Ja Rule has been prominent in the field of music and acting since 1999 and has provided many hit songs, albums and movies to his millions of fans and followers. He is mostly noted for his collaborations with other major singers which most of the time end of dominating the US Billboard Hot 100 and other lists. Ja Rule is mostly recognized for his songs like “I’m Real”, “Ain’t It Funny?” and others.
Ja Rule was born as Jeffery Atkins on February 29, 1976 in Queens, New York, USA where he was raised by his mother. Being interested in music since his childhood, Ja Rule started focusing in a music career after he earned a GED from his high school. He started out as a member of the band “Cash Money Click” which spawned his stage name as “Ja Rule”.
He literally started his career alongside Jay-Z with whom he shared stage in 1995 during performances and later when Ja Rule signed a contract with Def Jam Recordings, he and Jay-Z collaborated for many other songs. Ja Rule released his debut album “Venni Vetti Vecci” in 1999 which was certified platinum by RIAA. The single “Holla Holla” from the album became a hit and earned him recognition in American music industry as well as millions of fans.
Ja Rule has always managed to maintain the height of his stardom with the release of seven studio albums till date which have earned him four-times Grammy nominations. Ja Rule has sold more than 30 million copies of his albums till date which tells us that Ja Rule has been earning a lot of money alongside his undying fame.
Ja Rule’s career has not always been shining day; he has been in different feuds with other people and has also served the sentence of two years in prison for illegal possession of gun. All these incidents have affected Ja Rule’s musical career but he has managed to more than compensate his fans by being prominent in acting field as well. He has starred in movies like “I’m in Love with a Church Girl” and “The Cookout” among others.
As of now, Ja Rule lives a peaceful and celebrated life with his wife, Aisha Murray and three children in his multi-million dollar house that homes in Saddle River. He flaunts his love for luxury cars riding the striking Lamborghini and manages a lavishing lifestyle with his net worth of $5 million which caters his fabulous life as of 2015.
Quick Facts about Ja Rule
Full name: Jeffery Atkins
Birth Date: February 29, 1976
Birth Place: Queens, New York City, New York, USA
Height: 5 ft 6 in
Profession: Singer, rapper, actor, songwriter
Ethnicity: African American
Marital Status: Married to Aisha Murray
Astrological Sign: Pisces