Fat Joe Net Worth

Fat Joe Net Worth

How much is Fat Joe net worth?

Net Worth:$5 Million
Date of Birth: August 19, 1970
Age (49 years)
Residence:The Bronx, New York City
Occupation:Rapper, Actor & Songwriter


Joseph Antonio Cartagena, popularly known by his stage name Fat Joe is a famous American actor and rapper. He started his career in music by joining a hip-hop group (D.I.T.C) Diggin In The Crates Crew. Later he stepped forward in making his solo career and set his new label Terror Squad.

He released his first solo album in 1993, named Represent from which the single Flow Joe topped the music charts. His most successful album was released in 2001 named jealous ones still envy which was certified platinum by RIAA and topped 100 on various music charts.

As of 2022, Fat Joe net worth is approximately $5 million.

Early life

Fat Joe was born on August 19, 1970, in the Bronx, New York City. He used to live in the forest houses in the south Bronx and spent a miserable childhood. He started stealing at a very young age to earn his living and support his family. His brother introduced the idea of hip hop music to him.

Personal life

Fat Joe is married and a father of three children. He moved to Miami and had been a resident of Tenafly, New Jersey too.

He has been involved in various community projects like donating computers for students in school, attended the opening of an outreach program known as the Hip Hop Soda in Miami, spoke as a speaker in Public School 5 in New Jersey, and also promoted Michelle Obama’s initiative against obesity.


Fat Joe officially started his career as a member of a hip hop group D.I.T.C and later, he joined Relativity Records in 1990. During that period, he worked with many artists, who later joined him when he created his label. 

In 1993, he released his first album Represent featuring Lord Finesse, Diamond D, The Beatnuts, and others. One of its single Flow Joe hit the music charts hard and topped all of them.  Later on, he released back-to-back successful albums including, Me And Myself, The Book Of Joe, The Elephant In The Room, Loyalty, All Or Nothing, and several others.

In 1995, he released his second album Jealous One’s Envy, which topped the Billboard 200 and ranked at no seven on R&B Hip Hop Album Charts.

In 1998, he released his third album for Atlantic Records, and it ranked ar number 7 on Billboard 200 and also certified Gold by the RIAA.

Later, he established his own record label Terror Squad, which earned him fame and name. Side by side, he worked with the biggest labels including, universal, Atlantic, and EI.

He has collaborated with the most successful artists of the music industry including, Jennifer Lopez, DJ Khaled, Remy Ma, Big Pun, French Montana, Apache, and many more.

Besides this, the multitalented artist also appeared in several films including, Prison Song, Scary Movie 3, Happy Feet, Thicker Than Water, and Empire.

As of 2022, Fat Joe net worth is estimated to be around $5 million. He has released more than ten albums, which is the main source of his income.

He also made a whopping net worth by touring for his advertising ventures. Besides this, performing well in movies has earned him most of his fortune. 


Fat Joe won numerous awards and received several nominations for his amazing performances.

He won Ascap Rhythm & Soul Music Awards for What’s Luv.

Joe received Billboard Latin Music Awards for I Don’t Care Que  Mas DA.


Fat Joe is one of the most successful rappers of all time. His hard work and passion earned appreciation and recognition globally. He is growing more day by day, and there is no turning back for him.

As of 2022, Fat Joe net worth is around $5 million.

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