Ja Rule

Dec
13
Ja Rule Pleads Guilty, Faces 2 Years in Prison on Gun Charge

Ja Rule

Ja Rule is headed to the big house. The “Put It on Me” rapper copped a plea deal Monday morning to attempted criminal possession of a weapon stemming from an arrest in July 2007, when he was pulled over by police following a performance with Lil Wayne at New York City’s Beacon Theatre. The 34-year-old was promised two years in prison when he is sentenced in February.

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Nov
23
Ciara, Akon, and Ja Rule Heat Up Australia’s Summerbeatz Festival

Ciara

It may be the dead of fall in the Northern Hemisphere, but in Australia summer is just getting started. Ciara, Akon, Jay Sean, Ja Rule, Flo Rida, and Travie McCoy jetted overseas to heat up the season at the Summerbeatz Music Festival in Perth. The international stars performed their hits to thousands of Aussies in the Land Down Under. Check out the scorching action below!

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Oct
20
Ja Rule Flexes His Acting Chops

Ja Rule

It’s Rule, baby! Ja Rule, who’s been laying low over the past few years, resurfaced to shoot his crime thriller Goat on the streets of Garfield, New Jersey, on Tuesday (Oct. 19). The indie film, about a guy who makes a wrong turn in life, was directed by Paul Borghese and is due next year.

The rapper is also prepping a new album called Rule York to be released on his Mpire Music Group, featuring collaborations with Mary J. Blige and Lil Mo. Watch his new music video for “Pieces” here.

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Mar
22
New Music: Ja Rule f/ Kevin Ross – ‘The Life’

Ja Rule

Over a decade after his debut, Ja Rule returns to recapture his glory days with “The Life,” the first release from VvV 2010, the sequel to 1999′s Venni Vetti Vecci, due this summer. Rule sticks to what he does best, making an uptempo, radio-friendly record about fine women, crushed linen, and fast cars.

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Oct
25
Video: Oi Fashion Rocks Brazil Performances

Ciara and Mariah Carey

The worlds of fashion and music collided in Brazil for Oi Fashion Rocks. Mariah Carey, Estelle, Diddy and Dirty Money, Ja Rule, and birthday girl Ciara, who turns 24 today, put on a stylish show at the Jockey Club in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday (Oct. 24). Watch the performances below.

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Apr
10
New Music: Rick Ross f/ The Game, Fat Joe, & Ja Rule – ‘Mafia Music (Remix)’

Rick Ross, The Game, Fat Joe, Ja Rule

50 Cent’s arch-nemeses, past and present, get in the ring to take shots at their opponent on the remix to Rick Ross’ “Mafia Music.”

We thought Joey Crack was done beefing? He told Rap-Up.com last month: “I feel like hip-hop beef is over-saturating the market. I mean, when does it stop? Like c’mon, I’m tired of it.”

There’s nothing like reigniting a beef when you have a new album to promote.

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Mar
21
Where Has Ja Rule Been?

Ja Rule

Ja Rule resurfaced on set of his new group the Gwop Boyz’ video for “Get Money” in New York on Friday. We haven’t heard much from the Rule musically since his ill-fated album The Mirror in 2007.

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