Biography

Jeffrey Atkins (born February 29, 1976), better known by his stage name Ja Rule, is an American rapper, singer, and actor. Born in Hollis, Queens, he began his career in the group Cash Money Click and debuted in 1999 with Venni Vetti Vecci and its single "Holla Holla". From 2000 to 2004, Ja Rule had several hits that made the top 20 of the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, including "Between Me and You" with Christina Millian, "I'm Real (Murder Remix)" with Jennifer Lopez, "Always on Time" with Ashanti, "Mesmerize" also with Ashanti, and "Wonderful" with R. Kelly and Ashanti. During the 2000s, Ja Rule was signed to The Inc. Records, which was formerly known as Murder Inc. and was led by Irv Gotti.

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Jeffrey Atkins (born February 29, 1976), better known by his stage name Ja Rule, is an American rapper, singer, and actor. Born in Hollis, Queens, he began his career in the group Cash Money Click and debuted in 1999 with Venni Vetti Vecci and its single "Holla Holla". From 2000 to 2004, Ja Rule had several hits that made the top 20 of the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, including "Between Me and You" with Christina Millian, "I'm Real (Murder Remix)" with Jennifer Lopez, "Always on Time" with Ashanti, "Mesmerize" also with Ashanti, and "Wonderful" with R. Kelly and Ashanti. During the 2000s, Ja Rule was signed to The Inc. Records, which was formerly known as Murder Inc. and was led by Irv Gotti.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Ja Rule, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 30

Birthday 1976-02-29

Place of Birth Hollis, Queens, New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Jeff Atkins
  • Jeff 'Ja Rule' Atkins
  • Jeffrey Atkins
  • Jeffrey 'Ja Rule' Atkins

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 Fyre Fraud as Himself (Archival Footage)
2016 Trolland as Voice
2015 Hot Ones(1 episode) as Himself
2013 I'm in Love with a Church Girl as Miles Montego
2013 Once Upon a Time in Brooklyn as Willie Davis
2010 Wrong Side of Town as Razor
2009 Just Another Day as Himself
2009 Kiss and Tail: The Hollywood Jumpoff as Himself
2007 Furnace as Terrence Dufresne
2006 South Beach(1 episode)
2005 Back in the Day as Reggie
2005 Black in the 80s(3 episodes)
2005 Assault on Precinct 13 as Smiley
2004 The Cookout as Bling Bling
2003 Scary Movie 3 as Agent Thompson
2003 Punk'd(1 episode) as Himself
2003 Pauly Shore Is Dead as Ja Rule
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(1 episode)
2003 Crime Partners as Hitman
2002 Half Past Dead as Nicolas 'Nick' Frazier
2002 Kurupt: G-TV as Himself
2001 The Fast and the Furious as Edwin
2000 Da Hip Hop Witch as Himself
2000 106 & Park(1 episode)
2000 Backstage as Himself
2000 Turn It Up as David 'Gage' Williams
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(2 episodes)
1995 MADtv(3 episodes)
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live(1 episode)

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