February 29, 1976 (47)
Ja Rule (born Jeffrey Atkins) is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and actor. He first gained fame in the late 1990s with hits like “Holla Holla” and “Between Me and You”, and rose to even greater prominence in the early 2000s with a string of hits that included “Livin’ It Up”, “Always on Time”, and “I’m Real”. Ja Rule has collaborated with numerous artists including Ashanti, Jennifer Lopez, and Lil Wayne, and has sold over 30 million records worldwide. He is also known for his acting roles in films such as The Fast and the Furious and Scary Movie 3. Ja Rule is also known for his rap beef with 50 Cent and for partnering with Billy McFarland on the famously disastrous Fyre Festival.