Fat Joe

Fat Joe

 

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Joseph Antonio Cartagena (born August 19, 1970), better known by his stage name Fat Joe, is a Latino American rapper and actor from the Bronx, New York. He began his music career as a member of hip hop group Diggin' in the Crates Crew (D.I.T.C.). He later went on to forge a solo career and set up his own label called Terror Squad to which he later signed Big Pun, Remy Ma, Tony Sunshine, Cuban Link, Armageddon, Prospect and Triple Seis as well as discover producers DJ Khaled and Cool & Dre.

Fat Joe's debut solo album, Represent,[1] was released in 1993 and spawned the single "Flow Joe" which reached number one on the Billboard Hot Rap Songs.[4] His most commercially successful album to date was released in 2001 titled Jealous Ones Still Envy (J.O.S.E.) being certified platinum by the RIAA[5] and internationally being certified silver by the BPI,[6] as well as reaching the top 100 on multiple music charts around the world.

He is most notable for the songs "Lean Back" with Terror Squad, "What's Luv?" featuring Ashanti & Ja Rule, "Make It Rain" featuring Lil Wayne and "All the Way Up" with Remy Ma featuring French Montana and Dre.

Besides his main career as a rapper Fat Joe has appeared in several films including Scary Movie 3 and Happy Feet as well as the Spike Lee created Netflix series She’s Gotta Have It.[7]

In 2018 he began hosting his own podcast on Tidal called Coca Vision where he sits down with some of the industry's most entertaining voices to discuss music, friendships, and pop culture.[8]

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Highlights10

Pick It Up
Song
Pick It Up is a song by musical artist Fat Joe, released on January 19, 2018.
So Excited
 
"So Excited" is a song by American singer Fat Joe.
Heartbreak
Song
Heartbreak is a song by musical artist Fat Joe, released on April 21, 2017.
All the Way Up
 
"All the Way Up" is a song by American rappers Fat Joe and Remy Ma, featuring American rappers French Montana and Infared.

Photos - Fat Joe807

People Recently Photographed with Fat Joe35

Popular Albums16

Album Appearances & References219

Popular Songs34

Song Appearances & References25

Musical Group References2

Musical Groups3

Films4

Video Game References2

Minor Film Appearances & References6

TV Shows2

Collaborators & Influencers92

Other Music-Related Relationships16

Personal & Professional Relationships1

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships1

Awards & Nominations15

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Videos125

Spotify - Albums & Singles97

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Concerts3

News Articles11

Fat Joe and Akon interview
  –  February 12, 2018
If you’re one of the lucky ones that I’ve let follow me on Twitter, you’ll know that yesterday the BGR team hit Fat Joe and Akon’s music video shoot for “One”. Fat Joe’s a BGR buddy, but Akon has eluded our HD camcorders until now.
Fat Joe Calls Lil Uzi Vert A Budget Lil Wayne [LISTEN]
  –  January 23, 2018
“You hear all these little kids now, who doing hip-hop music, those is all Lil Wayne’s flows,” Fat Joe said, just ahead of him dropping the jab to the chin. “Lil Uzi is a bad version of Lil Wayne. It’s not as good as Lil Wayne. Just to be honest ...
Fat Joe Calls Jaden Smith "A Pioneer In Hip Hop"
  –  April 6, 2018
Jaden Smith and Fat Joe have more in common than you would think. Fat Joe is speaking out of turn, but in a positive light for once. With all due respect to Fat Joe's legacy as a key player in the emergence of hip hop as a commercially viable entity, he ...
Einer Bankz Is Making Viral Ukulele Videos With Your Favorite New Rappers
  –  April 5, 2018
From there, he was helped out by a chance run-in with Fat Joe at an Atlanta radio station—which got picked up by Worldstar—and everything started to snowball. "It's going crazy because no one's doing it and no one would expect it to happen," he says.
The Celebrity Tax Cheats Who Scammed the IRS and Didn’t Get Away With It
  –  April 5, 2018
Two run-ins with the IRS led to a seven-figure tax bill for the rapper Joseph “Fat Joe” Cartagena. He committed the most egregious tax sin of all by not filing returns in from 2008 to 2010 and again in 2014. The feds stuck him with a $1 million bill ...
Fanstereo’s Fanwipes For Headphones & Speakers: “Rick Ross, DJ Khaled, Diddy & Fat Joe Use This Go-To Wipe Pack”
  –  April 3, 2018
The first reason you should buy a pack of Fanstereo and Swift Kicks new collaborative effort, Fanwipes, is because of the convenience of these packages. For starters, there’s nothing worse than having to carry around containers of wet wipes or big ...
Demi Lovato and DJ Khaled Brought Out Luis Fonsi, Kehlani, Bryson Tiller, and Others at AAA Concert
  –  March 31, 2018
During his almost hourlong set, Khaled introduced Kent Jones to perform his multilingual hit "Don't Mind"; Fat Joe for "Lean Back" and "What's Luv?"; Kehlani for her song "Crzy"; and J. Balvin for his smash "Mi Gente." The superstar procession culminated ...
SIU announces Fat Joe, Kid Capri will open for Ice Cube
  –  March 26, 2018
CARBONDALE — Fat Joe and Kid Capri will join Ice Cube in concert at SIU Arena on April 28. SIU Presents announced the opening acts Monday. The concert is intended to bring live entertainment back to the forefront of the university. CARBONDALE — Lori ...
Fat Joe and Kid Capri joining Ice Cube in concert at SIU April 28
  –  March 26, 2018
CARBONDALE, Ill. — Ice Cube is going to have some impressive company when he takes the stage at the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Arena on April 28. Fat Joe and Kid Capri are the opening acts for the concert, SIU Presents announced today.
Fat Joe and Akon interview
  –  February 12, 2018
If you’re one of the lucky ones that I’ve let follow me on Twitter, you’ll know that yesterday the BGR team hit Fat Joe and Akon’s music video shoot for “One”. Fat Joe’s a BGR buddy, but Akon has eluded our HD camcorders until now. Check out ...
Fat Joe Drops New Tidal Exclusive Visual For “Pick It Up”
  –  January 20, 2018
Fat Joe the gangsta is back on his grizzly and this time links up with Dre in Vegas where they head to the strip club and makes it rain on women who barely have any clothes on much less a rain jacket or umbrella. Rapping over a Tupac “Ambitionz Az A ...

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