|Juicy J Quick Info|
|Date of Birth||April 5, 1975|
Jordan Michael Houston
Juicy J, The Juiceman
North Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
Rapper, record producer, and songwriter
- Father – His father was a minister (Religious Preacher)
- Siblings – Patrick Houston aka Project Pat (Older Brother) (Rapper and Actor)
Kemosabe, Epic, Columbia Records, Hypnotize Minds, North North, Select-O-Hits
6 ft or 183 cm
81 kg or 179 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Juicy J has dated
- Regina Perera – Juicy J has been in a relationship with Regina Perera from quite a long time. Regina first posted their pictures on her social media account in May 2013. And, ever since, she has been quite open about their relationship on social media. She even changed her relationship status to engaged. According to reports published in leading American tabloids, they got married in July 2016 in Las Vegas. The wedding wasn’t planned before hand and they were in Sin City for his show, and they decided they had waited long enough. During his appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! in August 2017, he revealed that they were expecting their first child – a baby girl.
Race / Ethnicity
- Often has a short-cropped hairdo
- Often wears black shades
In April 2014, Juicy J was cast in a TV commercial for the beer brand, Colt 45.
He is a very religious man.
In fact, in his interview with MTV, he asked artists and actors to thank God in their award acceptance speeches.
Best Known For
- Having collaborated with pop singer Katy Perry for her single, Dark Horse, which managed to climb to the top of music charts in United States, Canada, and Netherlands.
- Having worked with some of the leading names in the rap world including Nicki Minaj, Wiz Khalifa, and Lil Wayne.
In July 2002, he released his debut studio album, Chronicles of the Juice Man.
First TV Show
In February 2016, Juicy J made his first TV show appearance in the MTV reality show, Cribs.
Juicy J Favorite Things
- Party City – Las Vegas
- Strip Clubs – K.O.D. in Miami
Source – Vice
Juicy J Facts
- In January 2014, he gave $50,000 to State College of Florida student Zaire Holmes (also a single mother) in scholarship to fund her education to pursue medical studies. The scholarship was originally termed as ‘twerking scholarship’ but he made it clear that applicants don’t have to actually twerk.
- In 1991, he co-founded the Southern hip hop group, Three 6 Mafia. Two of the group’s albums When the Smoke Clears: Sixty 6, Sixty 1 and Most Known Unknown were certified as platinum.
- In 2006, as a member of the Three 6 Mafia, he won an Oscar award for the best original song for It’s Hard out Here for a Pimp soundtrack, which was created for the crime drama movie, Hustle & Flow.
- In 2014, he and Katy Perry were slapped with a lawsuit alleging that their single Dark Horse was a plagiarized version of a Christian song. They were also accused of degrading its religious meaning by using Illuminati and Pagan symbols in the video.
- He put together his chart-topping single Bandz A Make Her Dance in a two-bedroom apartment in DC using a $100 microphone.
- He had a pretty rough childhood and often used to assist his older brother Project Pat in selling drugs.
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