Fat Joe

Biographie

Fat Joe, né Joseph Antonio Cartagena, le dans le Bronx, New York, est un rappeur, artiste hip-hop et graffeur américain. Le premier album de Fat Joe s’intitule Represent, publié en 1993, suivi de Jealous One’s Envy en 1995. Entre 1998 et 2006, il est signé au label Atlantic Records, publiant quatre albums sous le label, Don Cartagena en 1998, Jealous Ones Still Envy (J.O.S.E.) en 2001, Loyalty en 2002, et All or Nothing en 20051. Après la publication de All or Nothing, Fat Joe s’implique dans une rivalité publique avec le rappeur new-yorkais 50 Cent, qui a attaqué Fat Joe sur sa chanson Piggy Bank. Par ailleurs, il fait une légère apparition dans le film Scary Movie 3, sous sa vraie identité.

Son album Me, Myself, and I est publié au label Imperial Records, distribué par Terror Squad Entertainment. L’album suivant s’intitule The Elephant in the Room, publié en 2008 ; Jealous Ones Still Envy 2 (J.O.S.E. 2), la suite de Jealous Ones Still Envy (J.O.S.E.), est publiée en octobre 2009. Son dixième album The Darkside Vol. 1 est publié le 27 juillet 2010.


Biography

Joseph Antonio Cartagena (born August 19, 1970), better known by his stage name Fat Joe, is an American rapper. He is also the CEO of Terror Squad Entertainment, and member of musical groups D.I.T.C. and Terror Squad.

Fat Joe‘s debut album was Represent, released in 1993, followed by Jealous One’s Envy in 1995. From 1998 to 2006, he was signed to Atlantic Records, releasing four albums under the label, Don Cartagenain 1998, Jealous Ones Still Envy (J.O.S.E.) in 2001, Loyalty in 2002, and All or Nothing in 2005.[1]Around the release of All or Nothing, Fat Joe became involved in a highly publicized feud with another New York City-based rapper 50 Cent, who attacked Fat Joe in his song « Piggy Bank ». His most popular song in which he performed was his Remy Ma duet « Lean Back » with Terror Squad. The song was a number-one hit in the summer of 2004.

Starting in 2006, when his album Me, Myself, & I was released, Fat Joe was signed to Imperial Records, which distributes through Terror Squad Entertainment. His follow-up album was The Elephant in the Room, which was released in 2008; Jealous Ones Still Envy 2 (J.O.S.E. 2), the sequel to Jealous Ones Still Envy (J.O.S.E.), was released in October 2009. His tenth album The Darkside Vol. 1 was released on July 27, 2010.

 

L’agence Omax6mum a été chargée de la promotion du show-case de Fat Joe au Mix Club à Paris.

  • Date 29/08/2015
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