About Ja RuleJa Rule, real name Jeffery Atkins, is a famous American musician, rapper, singer and an occasional actor. Ja Rule rose to prominence in the late 1990s, whit his hit single “Holla Holla”. Since then he released several chart-topping hits, including “Between Me and You” (featuring Christina Milian), “Always on Time” (ft. Ashanti), “I’m Real” (with Jennifer Lopez) and “Wonderful” (ft. R. Kelly). During his career this rapper has sold more than 30 million records all over the world and was the best selling hip-hop artist in 2001. Despite all the professional success Ja Rule net worth is currently estimated at minus $16 million dollars.
Jeffery was born in 1976, in New York.
His father walked on the family when Jeffery was still a baby, thus the boy and his sister was raised by their single mother Debra Atkins and his maternal grandparents in Jehovah’s Witness’ faith. When Ja Rule was 5, the family was shocked by a great tragedy- his sister died from the sudden breathing complications, leaving Jeffery the only kid.