Ja Rule, well known as a rapper and actor from New York has a net worth of 16 million dollars. “Between “Me and You”, “I’m Real” and “Always on Time” were Billboard charts hits. Back in 2011, the release of his album called “The Renaissance Project” doubled with his time in prison because he was accused of keeping a weapon illegally. Apart from his rapping career, Ja Rule net worth also comes from songwriting and acting.
Ja Rule is also a flagship artist of the company Def Jam-affiliated Murder Inc. label, which is owned by Irv Gotti, who is one of the hip-hop’s most successful producers. Ja Rule became the most commercially successful rap artists in the industry during the year 2000 and which also added huge sums of money into Ja Rule net worth. The reason that might be that he is working with one of the best producers in the field or could be because he has a very stable talent. Ja Rule whose real name is Jeffrey Atkins was born in 1976 in New York and started becoming very popular to the public when he released his debut album called “Venni Vetti Vecci” in the year 1999.
Net Worth: $16 Million
The music style of the first album was similar to the style of rugged thug rap which at that time was introduced and popularized by DMX and the Ruff Ryder collective. He came with a second album in the year 2000 and was entitled “Rule 3:36”. Most of the songs from this album were collaborations with different female singers and were great hits. The songs hit the radio stations and such songs include “Between “You and Me”, “Put it on Me” and “I Cry”. Ja Rule came with a third album which was released in 2001 and it was entitled “Pain is Love”.
The album was off the same model as the latter one and it also included a lot of collaborations with different artists. Such singles were “I’m Real”, “Livin’ It Up”, “Always on Time” and “Down Ass Chick” which were great hits as well. The third album, however, was quite different from the ones before because it was full of hardcore rapping. From the year, 1999 to 2005 Ja Rule had some major singles which hit different charts all over the United States and has sold over 30 million albums in the whole world. He also was recognized as the best-selling rapper of the year 2001. Thus, helping in to increase Ja Rule net worth.