Fabolous – American singer and rapper
Fabulous’ real name is John David Jackson. He was born on 18 November 1977 in New York. His exotic appearance is due to the mix of African American and Dominican heritage. John started showing interest in music in high school. One day, he attended the radio show of a popular artist DJ Clue. At that time, he started thinking about a solo career. Soon he signed a contract with DJ Clue Desert Storm and Elektra Records.
In 2001, Fabolous released his 1st album Ghetto Fabolous. The LP was very successful. It sold a million copies in the USA. The singer woke up famous thanks to such hits as “Can’t Deny It” and “Young'n (Holla Back)“. More success was awaiting the artist in 2003. He recorded a new popular LP Street Dreams, which featured such hits as “Can’t Let You Go“ and “Into You“.
In 2004, Fabolous decided to find a new label. He canceled his contract with Elektra and signed a new one with Atlantic Records. With Atlantic Records, he released only one album, Real Talk, which was very successful and earned a gold status. Two years later, the singer cancelled the contract and signed a new one with Def Jam Recording. At the same time, he created his own label Street Family Records.