Fat Joe
Fat Joe

Fat Joe originally Joseph Antonio Cartagena is a famous American actor and rapper. He started hi9s career by being a member of a hip hop group. Later on, he continued his solo career with which he became famous. He released his debut album in the year 1993.

Quick Biography

He was born on 19th August in the year 1970 in The Bronx, New York. He started hip hop music when his brother introduced him to it.  He used to live in public housing and started stealing at an early age to support his family. He had to face a difficult childhood with hard work, and he became a famous rapper. He has also appeared in some movies along with a Netflix series.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Joseph Antonio Cartagena
Age: 51 years old
Birth Date: 19th August 1970
Birth Place: The Bronx, New York
Nationality: American
Religion: Christian
Parents: Marie Cartagena, Ernesto Delgado
Spouse: Lorena Cartagena
Children: Ryan Cartagena, Joey Cartagena, Azariah Cartagena
Height: 5 feet 10 inches
Weight: 130 kg
Profession: Rapper and Actor
Net Worth in 2021: $6 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Fat Joe is 51 years old. His height is 5 feet 10 inches and he weight 130 kg.

Education, School/College University

There is no information or details available about his school life as he hasn’t told anything about it to his fans.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Fat Joe used to live in public housing, where he had to steal to earn money for the family. He belongs to American nationality and the Christian religion. He doesn’t express any views or opinions about the Christian religion.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Fat Joe With Wife Lorena Cartagena
Fat Joe With Wife Lorena Cartagena

At present, he is living in Miami and has been married. He has three children but hasn’t revealed any of the details about his personal life.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): N/A
Does he have any relationship affair? Lorena Cartagena
Is Fat Joe Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Lorena Cartagena
Kids: Ryan Cartagena, Joey Cartagena, Azariah Cartagena

Professional Life and Career

He had to face several hardships during the early time of his life. He used to perform with a rap group named DITC under stage the same Fat Joe da Gangsta. In the early 1990s, he signed to Relativity Records. In the year 1993, his debut album was Represent, and it was released and was a major hit of that time.

His single titled Flow Joe ranked on the first number on Billboard charts. In the year 1995, his second album was released, which ranked on 71st number on Billboard 200 chart. In the year 1998, he signed with Atlantic Records for the time and gave his third album, which was also a great hit and certified gold by RIAA. He worked on several projects after that and kept earning more and more money.

He is a person who had worked with full dedication to become successful due to which he has never faced failure now. Although he gets into a lot of controversies, most of them come due to his fame and name in the world. He is a good person by heart and likes to help other people who are in need.

Awards & Nominations

He has been nominated for several awards and also won some of them. In the year 2005, he won ASCAP Awards for the top soundtrack. In the year 2006, he won BILLBOARD LATIN MUSIC awards. He has been nominated for Grammy awards for almost four times. He hasn’t won many awards, but he might win many more in the future.

Fat Joe Net Worth, Income & Salary In  2021

Fat Joe Net Worth
Fat Joe Net Worth

As of October 2021, The net worth of Fat Joe is around $6 million, which he has earned by working as a businessman and artist. Earlier, he was a solo artist, but later on, he started producing collaborations. When he was introduced to rap music, he got signed by Relativity Records and gave his best in the music field.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

He had to face legal issues when he hit a man from the bat in the year 1998. He has also been arrested in the year 2002. There were two murder cases where he was also named as a witness. He has also been sentenced to jail in the year 2013 for tax evasion. He was released in the same year after two months.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

FAT JOE Twitter account has around 859K followers. On the FAT JOE Instagram account, he has around 2.7 million followers.  He stays connected with his fans about his professional life but doesn’t reveal much of his personal life to anyone.

Fat Joe has lived a difficult life in his childhood, and he has always done his best when it comes to rap and music. He has also worked in several acting projects due to which he became a famous person. He has been able to become famous with his several acting and film projects. He has several followers on the social media platform. He lives happily with his family in Miami. He earns quite a nice amount of money for his work and will earn more in the coming years. He is a supporter of the LGBT community and beliefs.


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