|Full Name/Real Name:||Jermaine Lamarr Cole|
|Birth Date:||28 January 1985|
|Birth Place:||Frankfurt, Germany|
|Spouse:||Melissa Heholt (m. 2015)|
|Profession:||Rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer|
|Net Worth in 2019:||$35 million|
Is it fair for a rapper to criticize other rap artists through his raps to gain fame? Well, this is how J. Cole has made a living for himself through his scathing raps. He is being lambasted for his songs “Everybody Dies” and “False Prophets” which directly attacked his fellow rappers Lil Uzi Vert, Lil Yachty and Wale.
J. Cole is an American songwriter, singer, rapper and record producer. He mostly finds himself in controversies for his straightforward raps.
But do you know how much is J. Cole’s net worth in 2019 and how old is he? If you do not know, we have prepared the following article in which you can find everything that interests you about J. Cole’s life and career. We have prepared this article for you not only about details of J. Cole’s career, professional life and personal life, but also about his net worth, age, height, weight and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
As of 2019, J. Cole has a net worth of $35 million.
Early Life & Biography
J. Cole, named Jermaine Lamarr Cole at birth, was born on 28 January 1985, in Frankfurt, Germany. He is the son of an African-American man, who served in the US army. His mother is a European-American, who worked for the United States Postal Service. His father abandoned the family when J. Cole was quite young. After that, his mother took all the responsibilities on her shoulders alone and raised J. Cole and his brother in North Carolina.
J. Cole’s upbringing in a multi-ethnic environment made him completely against racism. He was immensely fond of basketball and music and was very shy during his childhood. Initially, he played the violin, which made him fall in love with music.
However, he soon realized that it was a talent for rapping that he was born with. Rapping kindled in him naturally and he started loving it at the age of 12. To let his musical ambitions breathe, he moved to New York.
J. Cole’s Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements
J. Cole was born on 28 January 1985 and currently as of 2019, he is 34 years old. Statistics put J. Cole height as 1.88 m. and weight 91 kg.
J. Cole Personal Life: Affair, Dating, Girlfriend, Wife, Family & Children
Relationship Statistics of J. Cole
|What is J. Cole marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married Melissa Heholt|
|Is J. Cole having any relationship affair?||N/A|
|Is J. Cole Lesbian/Gay?||No|
|Who is J. Cole’s Spouse? (name):||Melissa Heholt (m. 2015)|
|Does J. Cole Have Any Kids?||Yes (1 Children)|
J. Cole silently married his college sweetheart Mellisa Heholt. He finally revealed that he has a wife and a baby daughter born recently in an interview in 2016. He worked at a newspaper stand as a bill collector, before pursuing the musical field.
Career, Awards & Nominations
J. Cole started his career at a very young age with his cousin. They together started to learn the basic nuances and tricks of music production with self-training. They wrote lyrics and refined their sense of music with a drum machine gifted to them by his mother. At the age of 16, J. Cole began to send his mixtapes to Eminem and Jay Z, but to no avail.
He released his first mixtape ‘The Come Up‘ that unfortunately didn’t work. However, it made Jay Z recognize his passion. He featured J. Cole in one of the songs for his album ‘The Blueprint 3‘, which was critically acclaimed by people. In 2009, J. Cole launched his second mixtape.
He got immense popularity with his first studio album ‘Cole Story: The Other Side’ in 2011, which immediately reached to the top spot on the Billboard 200 chart. This success was followed by many astounding albums, which took his career to the sky. His second album ‘Born Sinner’ ranked 2nd on the Billboard. Some of his major works are ‘2014 Forest Hills Drive’, ‘Apparently,’ ‘4 Your Eyez Only’ and so on.
J. Cole Net Worth & Earnings in 2019
As of 2019, J. Cole’s net worth is $35 million. His income shows continuous and exponential growth throughout the years. He makes more money than his fellow rappers and singers. It is being estimated that his earning will increase in the coming years. Throughout his journey, till now he has not faced any losses in his tours and albums.
It is nothing but J. Cole’s hard work and dedication that has made him a millionaire today. Stardom is bliss itself, and we wish him many more glories in the future.