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Overview (4)

Born in The Bronx, New York, USA
Birth NameJoseph Antonio Cartagena
Nicknames Da Fat Gangsta
Don Cartagena
Joey Crack
Height 5' 11" (1.8 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Fat Joe was born on August 19, 1970 in The Bronx, New York, USA as Joseph Antonio Cartagena. He is married to Lorena Cartagena. They have two children.

Spouse (1)

Lorena Cartagena (? - present) ( 2 children)

Trivia (16)

Although bald-headed, used to have hair during his hip-hop career, according to his music video "Flow Joe", for example.
Father's name is Ernesto Delgado.
Has two sons, Ryan Cartagena, and Joey.
Mother's name is Marie Cartagena.
Always referred to Big Pun as his twinsito.
Is half Puerto-Rican and half Cuban.
Paid for the funeral of rap star Big Pun.
Is no longer friends or business partners with [now] former Terror Squad member Cuban Link, due to a dispute at Jimmy's Bronx Café.
Has a fear of flying. Because of this fear, he rarely performs outside of the East Coast.
Gave his old Bronx elementary school 20 computers and a media lab.
Said in a song collaboration with Jennifer Lopez that she was the first one to call him after his friend, rapper Big Pun, died.
Was Playgirl Magazine's man of the month in May 1993.
Recently overcame his fear of flying and now enjoys it (2005).
Releasing his sophomore Terror Squad album, "True Story". It will feature unreleased tracks from the late Big Pun. [July 2004]
Father of Azaniah Cartagena.

Personal Quotes (1)

I'm used to young people dying by gettin' shot. Ya know, a lot of my friends have died by gettin' shot, killed, or an accident. But I've never seen a young nigga die 'cause he was fat. -- on Big Pun

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