Fat Joe

Fat Joe



Joseph Antonio Cartagena (born August 19, 1970), better known by his stage name Fat Joe, is an American rapper. He is also the CEO of Terror Squad Entertainment, and member of musical groups D.I.T.C. and Terror Squad.

Fat Joe's debut album was Represent, released in 1993, followed by Jealous One's Envy in 1995. From 1998 to 2006, he was signed to Atlantic Records, releasing four albums under the label, Don Cartagena in 1998, Jealous Ones Still Envy (J.O.S.E.) in 2001, Loyalty in 2002, and All or Nothing in 2005.[1] Around the release of All or Nothing, Fat Joe became involved in a highly publicized feud with another New York City-based rapper 50 Cent, who attacked Fat Joe in his song "Piggy Bank". His most popular song in which he performed was his Remy Ma duet "Lean Back" with Terror Squad. The song was a number-one hit in the summer of 2004.

Starting in 2006, when his album Me, Myself, & I was released, Fat Joe was signed to Imperial Records, which distributes through Terror Squad Entertainment. His follow-up album was The Elephant in the Room, which was released in 2008; Jealous Ones Still Envy 2 (J.O.S.E. 2), the sequel to Jealous Ones Still Envy (J.O.S.E.), was released in October 2009. His tenth album The Darkside Vol. 1 was released on July 27, 2010.



So Excited
"So Excited" is a song by American singer Fat Joe.
Heartbreak is a song by musical artist Fat Joe, released on April 21, 2017.
Plata O Plomo
Plata O Plomo is the collaborative studio album by American hip hop recording artists Fat Joe and Remy Ma, released February 17, 2017 by RNG (Rap's New Generation) and EMPIRE.
Money Showers
"Money Showers" is a song recorded by American rappers Fat Joe and Remy Ma.

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New Music: TA feat. Fat Joe & Remy Ma – ‘One Time’
  –  November 4, 2017
Dolla, dolla bill, y’all! Fat Joe and Remy Ma team with TA on the Wu-Tang Clan-inspired banger “One Time.” Sampling 1993’s Enter the Wu-Tang: 36 Chambers classics “C.R.E.A.M.” and “Method Man,” “One Time” is a throwback New York track ...
Big L’s Estate Launches Lifestyle Website and Merchandise
  –  November 10, 2017
Plus, he established tons of respect for being down with the dope New York underground rap click Diggin' in the Crates, which included members like Diamond D, Lord Finesse and Fat Joe. You can check out the new Big L website here.
The Best Cyphers From the 2017 BET Hip-Hop Awards Ranked
  –  November 10, 2017
Fat Joe closed out the cyphers by jocking Rob Base and DJ EZ Rock’s flow to namedrop Nicki Minaj in Remy Ma’s defense, and call out the KKK, or as he put it, “Trump in disguise." Watch here. 3. Zoey Dollaz, Denzel Curry, Ball Greezy, and Ski Mask ...
It Looks Like Remy Ma Is Finally About To Have Her Moment
  –  November 8, 2017
After a few hot features with Big Pun and Fat Joe, she released her own album. She is one of only five female rappers to ever top the Billboard charts and was well positioned to move ahead in her career. But a weapon and assault charge in 2007 brought her ...
Remy Ma Taps Lil Kim For New Single, “Wake Me Up”
  –  November 8, 2017
Following a six year stint in jail, Remy Ma was released and wasted no time taking it “All the Way Up” with Fat Joe. Now, after a successful run with her Terror Squad brethren, the Bronx rapper is ready to roll out the red carpet for her long-awaited ...
Remy Ma recruits Lil Kim for her new single “Wake Me Up”
  –  November 8, 2017
The track is Remy's first release since Plata O Plomo, her collaborative album with Fat Joe. "I wanted to pay homage to Kim," Remy told Zane Lowe on Wednesday. "She is the Madonna of the hip-hop world to me. When I called her, I told her, "Listen ...
Review: Maino Keeps It Predictably Grimy With "Party & Pain"
  –  November 8, 2017
Always out to prove he’s a worthy Hip Hop mainstay, Fat Joe graciously lends his talents to the Auto-Tune-laden “God Bless.” It’s too bad that the elder statesman falls flat with an unfocused verse detailing the joys of making it rain upon ...
Remy Ma Announced A New Album ‘7 Winters & 6 Summers,’ Along With A Lil Kim Collaboration
  –  November 8, 2017
Remy Ma had a great 2017. There was the residual success of her and Fat Joe’s “All The Way Up.” There was her BET Best Female Hip-Hop Artist award. Oh, and putting a dent in Nicki Minaj’s armor with “Shether,” one of the most vicious disses in ...
Remy Ma Goes at Nicki Minaj on Lil' Kim-Assisted Single "Wake Me Up"
  –  November 8, 2017
Remy Ma has accomplished a whole lot since being released from a lengthy prison sentence in 2014. She's had a major hit single with Fat Joe to go along with a collaborative album—and, of course, a very-well-publicized beef with Nicki Minaj.
Rick Ross, Fat Joe, & T.I. Support Meek Mill After Prison Sentence
  –  November 8, 2017
Meek Mill gets love. Following his 2-4 year prison sentence for violating his probation on a 2009 drug and weapons case, the Philadelphia rapper received a flurry of support from the likes of JAY-Z and Rick Ross. His mentor and MMG boss Renzel offered his ...
Grammy-Nominated Musician Fat Joe Leads Hurricane Relief Effort For Puerto Rico
  –  November 7, 2017
Joseph Cartagena, better known by his stage name Fat Joe is known throughout the world for his catalog of hit songs, including "All The Way Up" and "Lean Back." Most recently, however, Fat Joe has become equally known for his successes as an entrepreneur ...
T.J. Maxx Is Still Paying Their Employees In Puerto Rico, Despite The Store Being Closed
  –  November 5, 2017
READ JAY-Z & Fat Joe Team Up For Hurricane Maria Relief In Puerto Rico “We believe it is the right thing for us to do under these circumstances,” TJX spokeswoman Erika Tower said. A user on the Boston based Facebook group #PuertoRicoStrong shared a ...
According To Lil' Kim, Her Upcoming Song With Remy Ma Is Not About Nicki Minaj
  –  November 3, 2017
This is what guys do. This is what 50 and Fat Joe did ... this is boss. When you're with real, you recognize real." The "No Time" rapper goes on to detail how artists in the industry have "so many windows" to make things right and at some point ...
TIDAL's Album And Track Info Feature Offers Detailed Artist Credits And Descriptions For Millions Of Albums And Tracks
  –  November 3, 2017
Subscribers can check out the live credits for Fat Joe's "So Excited" here: TIDAL.com/SoExcited TIDAL is committed to bringing fans closer to their favorite musicians, as well as upholding the value of music and the contributions made by all artists.
Lil Kim Talks Nicki Minaj Beef: "A Snake Is A Snake"
  –  November 3, 2017
This is what guys do...This is what 50 and Fat Joe did - this is boss. When you're with real, you recognize real." Lil' Kim further discusses how she thinks conflict between two emcees can be a way for God to make respect grow on each other. Once again ...
JAY-Z, Jennifer Lopez, and more: Everything you missed at the TIDAL X Brooklyn concert
  –  October 31, 2017
The third annual TIDAL X Brooklyn concert on Tuesday featured performances by Stevie Wonder, JAY-Z, Jennifer Lopez, DJ Khaled, Chris Brown, and Fat Joe. Unlike the TIDAL X concerts from 2015 and 2016, the night went without a Beyoncé performance.
Remy Ma Signs With Columbia Records, Preps New Nicki Minaj Diss
  –  October 31, 2017
Fresh off the release of his joint album with Fat Joe, Plata O Plomo, Remy Ma has inked a new record deal with Columbia Records. While details are unclear, reports are saying the deal is a "multi-million dollar" contract with the label. Remy is now working ...
Remy Ma Signs to Columbia Records
  –  October 30, 2017
After spending time with SRC Records and releasing her collaborative album with Fat Joe through RNG, Remy Ma has now landed at a new record label. A representative for Columbia Records has confirmed to XXL that the "All the Way Up" rapper has inked a ...
Remy Ma Signs With Columbia Records
  –  October 30, 2017
The rapper, who has been nominated for three Grammy awards, released an album in collaboration with longtime friend and colleague Fat Joe called “Pata O Plomo” earlier this year, which included the Grammy-nominated single “All the Way Up.”
Talib Kweli & Fat Joe Talk Eminem’s Trump Diss With MSNBC’s Ari Melber
  –  October 12, 2017
“Eminem is using his power, his super power that’s rap, to impact the culture – really add his voice as a part of the resistance,” Talib Kweli explained. Fat Joe meanwhile felt the impression that Em left with his words stating, “I’m telling ...
Fat Joe Taking Supplies to Puerto Rico in Plane Supplied by Jay Z (WATCH)
  –  September 29, 2017
*With the situation in Puerto Rico waaay past being dire, folks are saying eff Trump and the government; they’re tired of waiting. That means regular folks and celebs are celebs are hooking up and doing it themselves. Those 3.4 million US citizens on ...


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