A great Christmas gift for Ja Rule fans as the rapper read the classic Christmas story ‘How the Grinch Stole Christmas’ on BBC’s Radio 1.
WENN reports that during Ja Rule’s performance at the Ramstein air base in Germany, an excited and pregnant servicewoman went into labor.
The nominees for the 44th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be announced at a press conference in Los Angeles on January 4 where Nelly Furtado, India.Arie, Ja Rule, Outkast, Train, Usher, and other artists will be on hand to give out the good news. The 44th Grammy Awards take place in Los Angeles on February 27th, 2002.
The cover story featuring Ja Rule was online at Vibe.com. In the article is an argument with wife Aisha over his use of women in his video ‘Livin’ It Up’ where she blasts, “You sound really stupid right now, Jeff [Atkins, Ja Rule’s real name]. All these rappers coming out with the same damn videos? There’s plenty of work.”
WireImage.com has 299 photos from the ‘For the Troops An MTV USO Special’ at the Ramstein Air Base in Germany on Saturday. Check out the photos of Ja Rule, Jennifer Lopez, Kid Rock, and host Carson Daly here.
OutKast’s latest effort, Big Boi & Dr. Dre Present, debuted miserably in the latest album charts on Hits Daily Double. For the week, the group sold only 93,834 putting it at a pathetic #30 in the charts. Rap was thin atop the charts with Ludacris dropping to #9 and Busta Rhymes dropping to #19, while Ja Rule dropped to #24. Fat Joe debuted at #35 with 79,000 sales of Jealous Ones Still Envy. Nate Dogg opened at #40 with Music & Me.
The New York Post reports Ja Rule, Julia Stiles, Marcus Allen and boxer Zab Judah guzzling champagne at Mint’s “Saturday Night Ibiza Party”
DMX, Outkast, Ja Rule, and Sean ‘P Diddy’ Combs are amongst the nominees for this year’s 33rd Annual NAACP Image Awards which will take place at Universal Amphitheatre on February 23, 2002. The show will broadcast later in early March on FOX.
Vibe Magazine’s Artist of the Year award this year went to Ja Rule and Jay-Z’s ‘The Blueprint’ was named as Album of the Year. The magazine is out this week. Sean Puffy Combs and Outkast were also winners in the awards.
WireImage.com has photos of Ja Rule performing at Teen People’s Takes A Look at New Talent in New York on Wednesday (November 14). Check out the photos here.