Fat Joe Net Worth

A very famous American Rapper, Fat Joe is the owner of Terror Squad Entertainment and band member of D.I.T.C and Terror Squad. His first album was Represent way back in the year 1993 and till now he is going strong releasing his own albums, singles, and appearing in music videos. He has worked with many big names and has found himself in many controversies as well. his ethnicity is Puerto Rican, has a girlfriend, own a car & earn a good income. Read further to get to know Fat Joe net worth.


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Fat Joe Wiki

Full NameJoseph Antonio Cartagena
Date of BirthAugust 19, 1970
Place of BirthThe Bronx, New York City, U.S.
EthnicityPuerto Rican
OccupationRapper, actor, songwriter
Marital StatusMarried
Spouse/PartnerKarrine Steffans
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight140 kg
Fat Joe Net Worth$4 Million

Early Life

Fat Joe took birth on August 19, 1970, in The Bronx, New York. He was brought up in a tough neighborhood. His parent’s information is not available much but they had Cuban and Puerto Rican ancestry. Joe used to be a bully in the school. He turned to rap with the help of his brother.


Joe was introduced to the rapping world but he involved himself in Graffiti art as well as Break dancing apart from rapping. He dealt in Drugs as well and was known by the name of Joey crack in the Drug Trade. But he realized his passion and love for music and returned back to music leaving all Drug Dealings.

Joe’s albums have been major hits and have topped chartbusters. He has done many good things for the community as well. He has donated computers to school students. Joe goes to school and speaks with students and promotes the idea of challenges and troubles of having Childhood Obesity.

Some of his most famous songs include All the way up, Flow Joe, YES, John Blaze, Lord Above, What’s Luv, Sunshine, All I Need, Deep, Safe 2 Say, Envy, I won’t tell, So excited, Crush tonight, Success, Pullin’, My Lifestyle, Taboo, and Slow Down. His genres are hip hop and he is signed with Big Beat, Terror Squad, E1, Warner Bros., R.N.G., EMPIRE, Violator, Atlantic, and Relativity.

Joe is a fat man who was introduced to the world of rapping by his brother Angel at a very young age. He did lose some weight, which got featured in Several Magazines too. Joe has a very happy and sweet family in Miami where he resided with his wife and three children. His elder son Joey is a special needs child. He was living in Tenafly in New York with them before he was arrested in 2013 for Tax Evasion.

Fat Joe has collaborated with numerous artists in his inspiring career such as Ja Rule, Ivy Queen, Remy Ma, R. Kelly, Apache, French Montana, Diggin’ in the Creates Crew, DJ Khaled, Grand Puba, Diddy, Big Pun, Ashanti, Ginuwine, Cuban Link, Busta Rhymes, T-Pain, Birdman, Armageddon, Young Jeezy, Chris Brown, Plies, Jennifer Lopez, Action Bronson, Future, Mos Def, ASAP Rocky, Cardi B, Jadakiss, Joe Budden, Fingazz, Akon, Havok, Bun B, and Maino.

Born as Joseph Cartagena, Fat Joe is his name in the entertainment industry. His parents were Puerto Rican and Cuban so Fat Joe’s ethnicity is Puerto Rican. But Joseph has openly admitted to being heavily influenced by the culture of the Zulu Nation when he was young. His religion is Christian.

Awards & Nominations

Fat Joe has won several awards in his amazing career. In 2005, he received the ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Award. In 2006, Joe was awarded the Billboard Latin Music Award for his song I Don’t Care. He has also been nominated for 4 Grammy Awards, BET Awards, and iHeartRadio Music Awards.

How much is Fat Joe Net Worth?

According to various sources, Fat Joe Net Worth is evaluated to be $4 Million. He has earned his wealth via his career, songs, royalties, live concerts, and endorsements.

Facts about Fat Joe

  • Fat Joe’s real name is Joseph Antonio Cartagena. His zodiac is Leo. His ethnicity is Puerto Rican.
  • He has released several albums in his wonderful career such as Represent, Loyalty, All or Nothing, The Elephant in the Room, and Don Cartagena.
  • He has been involved in numerous controversies in his life. He is a supporter of gay rights.
  • Joe has also been arrested several times for fighting people. He was sentenced to four months in jail for tax evasion.
  • Fat Joe has also appeared in many movies such as Happy Feet, Empire, Night School, Prison Song, Thicker Than Water, and Scary Movie 3.
  • He has a huge social media following. His Instagram handle has over 4 million followers and his Twitter profile has more than 900k followers. His Facebook page has over 2 million likes.