On this page, you can find out about J. Cole’s net worth, his girlfriend, his age, his height, his weight, and a lot more. It is thought that J. Cole is worth about $65 million. J. Cole is a well-known and very successful American rapper who has reached many important points in his career. J. Cole is a well-known celebrity who has won a lot of awards and is known for his high-quality music. He is also thought to be the most influential rapper of this generation. Cole is known for more than just rapping. He also sings, writes songs, and makes records.
J. Cole was born in Frankfurt, Germany, on an American army base. He later moved back to the United States, where he grew up in North Carolina. After he put out his first mixtape, The Come Up, in 2007, J. Cole got a lot of attention. He had some success, and in 2009 and 2010 he put out two more mixtapes.
In 2011, he put out his first album, which became a huge hit and topped the Billboard chart. Since then, Cole has put out a lot of work and won a lot of awards.
J. Cole’s Early Life
J. Cole was born on an Army base in Frankfurt, West Germany, on January 28, 1985. His full name is Jermaine Lamarr Cole. Cole’s father was in the U.S. Army and left the family when Cole was young. His mother, Kay, worked at the post office. Cole’s mother moved him and his older brother, Zach, to Fayetteville, North Carolina, when he was eight months old. Cole started rapping when he was 12 years old. Cole had notebooks full of rhymes when he was 14, but he had no way to record them himself. So he could make his own music, his mother bought him an 808 beat machine. By the time he was 17, he was posting songs under the name “Therapist” on different online forums. Cole got a 4.2 GPA in high school and went to St. John’s University in New York City on a scholarship. He got out of school with a 3.8 GPA.
J. Cole’s Career
Cole’s career took off after the release of his first mixtape, “The Come Up,” in 2007. Soon after the album came out, American rapper Jay-Z got in touch with Cole and signed him to his record label, Roc Nation. Cole’s third mixtape, “Friday Night Lights,” came out in 2010. It was the follow-up to his second mixtape, “The Warm Up,” which came out in 2009. In 2011, Cole went on tour as a support act for Drake. In 2011, he put out his first studio album, called Cole World: The Sideline Story, which went to #1 on the Billboard 200, US Rap, and US R&B/Hip-Hop charts. It was soon given a platinum award. His second album, Born Sinner, came out in 2013 and went straight to number one on all three charts.
Cole’s album 2014 Forest Hills Drive came out in 2014 and went to #1 on the US Rap, US R&B/Hip-Hop, and US Billboard 200 charts. Born Sinner and Forest Hills Drive were both certified platinum, and Forest Hills Drive got him his first nomination for Best Rap Album at the Grammys. His 2016 album, 4 Your Eyez Only, also went to #1 on all of those charts and #1 in Canada. It was quickly certified platinum. Cole’s fifth album, KOD, came out in 2018. It went straight to the top of the Billboard 200 chart, making it his fifth No. 1 album. J. Cole won his first Grammy Award for Best Rap Song on January 26, 2020, for the song “A Lot,” which he made with 21 Savage.
J. Cole Personal Life
Cole is married to a woman named Melissa Heholt. They both went to St. John’s University, and now she is the head of the Dreamville Foundation. In a radio interview in May 2018, J. Cole said that they have a son together. In July 2019, he said that they were expecting another child.
J. Cole’s Net Worth
J. Cole’s net worth is $60 million. He is an American hip-hop recording artist, songwriter, and record producer. Jay-label, Z’s Roc Nation, signed J. Cole as its first artist. He is always one of the rappers who makes the most money. He makes about $30 million a year.
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