Ja Rule is currently married to Aisha Murray Atkins.He has been in three celebrity relationships averaging approximately 7.9 years each. The same year, the star came under fire after making a series of homophobic comments, which also saw him publicly lambast , and let’s talk about all these f**king shows that they have on MTV that is promoting homosexuality, that my kids can’t watch this sh*t.“Dating shows that’s showing two guys or two girls in mid-afternoon. If that’s not f*cking up America, I don’t know what is.”He later clarified his remarks to , saying that he had been “a very avid speaker for all people’s rights and people having their own preference” and that his comments were“taken out of context.”“We’re focused on the wrong things — like, our country is at war right now. Like another case I just read about: young ladies being raped by six white men.These are the stories that should be popping up on my TV screen.He was incarcerated in Ray Brook jail, New York, after being sentenced to 28 months for failing to pay £710,000 in taxes.He was also sentenced to two years in jail for illegally possessing a semi-automatic handgun, discovered by police in his car after he played a concert in the city in 2007.Ashanti and the "Country Grammar" entertainer, 40, quietly dated for nearly a decade, yet neither have ever confirmed when they exactly parted ways.They collaborated on the song "Body On Me" in 2009.
However, he is perhaps most famous for his collaborations with a number of female R'n'B stars, including Jennifer Lopez (“I’m Real”, “Ain’t It Funny”), Ashanti (“Always On Time”) and Christina Milian (“Between Me & You”)."I think sometimes when people have their own insecurities it allows them to act out of character.I've been betrayed," the 34-year-old said, although she failed to elaborate with specifics., Atkins said: “He wrote all them love songs and still don't know how to treat a b**ch...We spent ten-plus years building our marriage but it only took him two to decide he'd rather suck a d**k than be with his wife.”The American rapper – real name Jeffrey Atkins – has since taken to Twitter to dismiss the accusations, posting: “Ok I guess I have to address the idiots these rumors are FALSE LIES made up by some non mf factor website CLOWNS lmao...[sic]”Ja Rule, 37, was released from prison earlier this year.He produced Jay Z's "Can I Get A...", Ja Rule's "Holla Holla" and DMX's "What's My Name? Gotti co-produced Vanessa Carlton's third album, Heroes and Thieves, which was released October 9, 2007, with Channel 7, Rick Rubin and Stephan Jenkins.