J Cole Net Worth: $60 Million (approx.)
|Net Worth:||$60 Million (approx.)|
|Date of Birth:||Jan 28, 1985|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Profession:||Record producer, Rapper, Songwriter, Music artist|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
J. Cole net worth is estimated to be around $60 million. Jermaine Lamarr Cole professionally known as J. Cole, is an German-American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer. Born on a military base in Germany and raised in Fayetteville, North Carolina,
Jermaine gained recognition as a rapper after the release of his debut mixtape, The Come Up, in early 2007.
What is j cole net worth?:
J. Cole net worth is estimated to be around $60 million. Cole was the first artist signed to Jay-Z’s label Roc Nation. Jermaine is one of the highest-paid rappers in the world.
J Cole earnings:
In a typical year, J Cole earning is estimated to be around $30 million.
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Intent on further pursuing a musical career, Cole released two additional mixtapes, The Warm Up (2009) and Friday Night Lights (2010) both to critical acclaim, after signing to Jay-Z’s Roc Nation imprint in 2009. Cole is regarded as one of the most influential rappers of his generation.
J Cole Business Ventures:
Apart from his successful rap career, Cole also works as a producer. Jermaine began his own record label in early 2007 with Ibrahim Hamad called Dreamville Records. Dreamville Records has put out nine albums, three of which have been certified platinum.
Cole has produced singles for Janet Jackson, Kendrick Lamar, and many other artists. Jermaine is also a minor shareholder of Tidal.
Jermaine Cole also established a non-profit organization in October 2011, The Dreamville Foundation. The organization runs various philanthropic events for underprivileged youth such as a back to school supply drive and a book club for young men.
The Dreamville Foundation sponsors writing contests and career days. Through this foundation, Cole bought his childhood home, which had been repossessed from his mother years earlier, in 2014 for $120,000. Cole purchased the home with the goal to turn it into rent-free housing for single mothers and their kids.
Jermaine holds the yearly Dreamville Festival concert series, which features local music, artists, culture, and food, as well as big-name acts like Nelly, Big Sean, and 21 Savage. The proceeds benefit the Dorothea Dix Park Conservancy in Raleigh, NC, and the Dreamville Foundation.
J Cole Fashion:
In 2020, J. Cole announced a multi-year footwear and apparel deal with Puma as an ambassador for the brand. As per global director of Puma, Cole is involved in product creation, marketing campaigns and cultural guidance.With the announcement, Puma and Cole released a short film for the reimagined “Sky Dreamer” shoes, which debuted during the 2020 NBA All-Star Game.
On July 31, 2020, PUMA and J. Cole released their debut collaboration shoe, the PUMA RS-Dreamer. Cole commented on the signature shoe saying: “Over the years, basketball shoes have progressed greatly in their level of technology and comfort but have strayed too far away from designs stylish enough for cultural relevancy.
The launch of the shoe coincided with the restart of the 2019–20 NBA season.
J Cole Biography:
J. Cole was born as Jermaine Lamarr Cole on 28 January, 1985 on an Army base in Frankfurt, West Germany. Jermaine father is a U.S. Army veteran who left the family when Cole was young. Cole mother Kay was a postal worker. J Cole age is 37 years.
When Jermaine was eight months old, his mother moved him and his older brother, Zach, to Fayetteville, North Carolina where Cole started rapping at the age of 12. By age 14, Cole had notebooks filled with rhymes, but no way to record them himself. His mother bought him an 808 beat machine so he could produce music himself.
By 17, Jermaine was posting songs on various internet forums under the moniker “Therapist”. Cole graduated high school with a 4.2 GPA and moved to New York City with a scholarship to St. John’s University. Jermaine graduated with a 3.8 GPA.
J Cole Career:
In 2007, Jermaine Cole received recognition after the release of his debut mixtape “The Come Up”. Shortly after the release, Cole was contacted by American rapper Jay-Z and signed to his record label Roc Nation.
In 2009, Cole released his second mixtape, “The Warm Up”, which was itself followed by Cole’s third mixtape, “Friday Night Lights”, in 2010. In 2011, Cole toured with Drake as a supporting act.
Cole released his debut studio album Cole World: The Sideline Story in 2011 and the album reached #1 on the Billboard 200, US Rap, and US R&B/Hip-Hop charts.
It was quickly certified platinum. Cole second album Born Sinner was released in 2013 and also reached #1 on all three of those charts. Cole’s album 2014 Forest Hills Drive was released in 2014 and also reached #1 on the Billboard 200, US Rap, and US R&B/Hip-Hop charts.
Both Born Sinner and Forest Hills Drive were certified platinum, and the latter garnered him his first Grammy nomination for Best Rap Album. His 2016 album 4 Your Eyez Only also reached #1 on all of those charts as well as #1 in Canada and was quickly certified platinum.
Cole released his fifth album, KOD, in 2018, which debuted at the top of Billboard 200, making it his fifth No. 1 album. On January 26, 2020, J. Cole won his first Grammy Award for Best Rap Song for his collaboration with 21 Savage on the song “A Lot”.
J Cole Controversies:
Cole and Diddy were involved in an FIGHT at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards afterparty in NYC. It started when Diddy confronted Kendrick Lamar about some verse in one of his songs and Diddy tried to pour a drink on Lamar.
Cole intervened and the two got into a verbal fight, involving their respective crews and resulting in a small brawl. A few months later, Cole and Diddy publically announced their beef was over.
Cole’s songs Everybody Dies and False prophets have stirred controversy in the hip-hop community, and fellow rappers thought that Cole was taking shots at rappers Lil Uzi Vert and Lil Yachty. The hip-hop community also has assumed that the first verse of his song False Prophets is taking shots at Kanye West.
Cole had a rumored ongoing feud with rapper Lil Pump since April 2018, but the two sat down for an interview together in May 2019 to put the rumors to rest and to indicate to fans that they have put their differences behind them.
J Cole Wife:
J Cole is married to Melissa Heholt. They were at St. John’s University together, and she is now the Executive Director of the Dreamville Foundation. Jermaine Cole revealed in a May 2018 radio interview that they have a son together. On July 20, 2020, Cole revealed he has two children.