The famous J. Cole is a songwriter and famous hip-hop American recording artist as well as producer. He is well known for successful rap artists. J. Cole is the first artist that is assigned to a label in 2009 of Jay-Z`s Roc Nation. He was the first rapper who achieved platinum numbers which prove to be pretty impressive. J. Cole usually raps more about negativity which makes him popular.

Cole complete name is Jermaine Lamarr Cole who was born on 28th January 1985 in West Germany and was raised in North Carolina place named as Fayetteville. He is raised in a multi-ethnic environment. The father of J. Cole served U.S. Army while the mother was of German descent and contributed her services for US Postal Service. Cole completed his graduation in 2003 from High School and then attended St. John`s University in New York on the basis of academic scholarship. He planned to complete his major in Computer Science but switched to business and communication studies. However, the brilliant student earned honor title of Magna Cum Laude in 2007.

Married Life

Cole was married at a young age with his girlfriend in 2015 name Melissa Heholt. She was his classmate at St. John`s University. His wife, Melissa Heholt is the Executive Director of Cole venture Dream Ville Foundation. In 2016, the couple had their first baby daughter.  The couple was together for more than 10 years but their relationship, unfortunately, does not last long.


Gaining fans is not easy but J. Cole started working on his passion after the debut release of mixtape THE COME UP in 2007. Later he signed Roc Nation and released his second tape with the name of THE WARM UP that was followed by FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS in 2009. His albums are the top rated and top rap albums chart. Moreover, he also has received a nomination at 54th Grammy Award for Best New Artist.

We can say that the start of J. Cole was hot as compared to other rappers because all of the albums proves to be a huge success for him. He was able to sell more than 217,000 copies during his first week.

He is working for a variety of organizations and also funneling money to them.

Cole is not only earning as a singer but he plays a major role in producing solo artists and playing his part as a producer. He is one of the highest paid rappers according to Forbes 2015 with an estimated amount of $11 million. He owns Dream Ville Records and many other ventures.

Net worth

The estimated J. Cole Net Worth is $20 million according to the 2017 records. All of the net worth amounts comes from his occasional stage performances, tours and the sales of albums. Besides the J. Cole Net worth, he also owns Bugatti Veyron, Ferrari, and Range Rover. However, he also has a house in North Carolina.

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