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Fat Joe

Born: Aug 19, 1970 in The Bronx, NY
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Genre: R&B, Rap
Biography: Latino rapper Fat Joe (aka Fat Joe da Gangsta, Joey Crack, and his real name, Joe Cartagena) was raised in the South Bronx area of New York. It was through an older brother that Cartagena learned the ways of the street, as well as discovering rap music via the sounds of such groundbreaking artists as ...Read full biography
The Elephant in the Room
Released: 2008
Label: Virgin
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If the title The Elephant in the Room represents anything, it's Fat Joe's solid and reliable talent. It can't refer to the rapper himself because the man gets press by the pallet, but if you sift through ...Read full review
Me, Myself and I
Released: 2006
Label: Terror Squad Entertainment
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After his massive 2004 hit "Lean Back" with his crew Terror Squad, Fat Joe returned with the full-length All or Nothing. The 2005 album stiffed, and haters egged on by Joe's rival, 50 Cent, let their venom ...Read full review
Rapper 'Fat Joe' reports to prison in tax case
Aug 26, 1:09 PM EST
Rapper 'Fat Joe' starts serving 4 months in federal prison for failure to file taxes
Rapper 'Fat Joe' sentenced in NJ for tax case
Jun 24, 3:30 PM EST
Rapper 'Fat Joe' sentenced in NJ to 4 months in prison for failure to file taxes