J.Cole, an American rapper, was 14 years old when he began rapping. J. Cole later rose to prominence in the American music industry. After the release of his debut mixtape “The Come Up,” the rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer became the focus of attention. Even the multi-talented Jay-Z praised his track and served as a mentor for him, signing him to the record label “Roc Nation.” In addition, his debut album, “Cole World: The Sideline,” debuted at the top of the Billboard 200.
J.Cole is a philanthropist and the founder of the Dreamville Foundation. He hopes to close the gap between youth and opportunities through his organization. His valiant actions and influential musical career have inspired many people to follow in his footsteps.
Early Life of J. Cole
Jermaine Lamarr Cole was born to American parents in 1985 in a US army camp in Frankfurt, Germany. He celebrates his birthday on the 28th, making him 34 years old. His father served in the United States Army as an African-American veteran, and his mother worked for the United States Postal Service. His parents’ marriage, on the other hand, did not last as long as they had hoped. He later relocated to North Carolina with his mother and younger brother Zach.
J.Cole developed a strong interest in rap while growing up and began rapping. After finishing high school, the rapper relocated to New York to pursue a music career. He attended St. John’s University on a scholarship and majored in communication and business during his time there. His ethnicity is multiracial, and he is an American nationality.
Who is J. Cole Wife?
J.Cole met his wife, Mellisa Heholt while attending college. Their friendship blossomed into love, and they began dating. His personal life and relationship, on the other hand, he always kept private. The couple married in secret. Later, in a 2016 interview, the rapper revealed the couple’s marriage. Mellisa Cole, J.Cole’s wife, is the Dreamville Foundation’s Executive Director.
In addition, the couple has a child. Because of the lyrics in the album ‘4 Your Eyes Only,’ fans initially believed that their child was a daughter. However, Cole later revealed that he was a proud father of a son, putting the rumors to rest.
J.Cole is still married to his wife, and they have a happy relationship. He and his wife have never had extramarital affairs.
How much is J. Cole Net Worth?
J. is worth $32 million as of 2019. All of that money was raised through his music and tours. His 2018 album ‘KOD’ debuted at the top of the charts in April and has been streamed over 2 billion times in a year. Furthermore, from 2014 to 2018, the ‘1985’ rapper earned $87 million in revenue from his music. Cole’s net worth is expected to rise in the coming years as a result of his musical releases.