Ja Rule incarceratedhasÂ been making good use of his time behind bars in New York and has now earned his high school diploma.
EURweb is reporting: The artist, real name Jeffrey Atkins, began serving a two-year prison sentence on weapons and tax evasion charges in June.
He dropped out of high school as a teenager to pursue his rap career, but he has now finally received his equivalency degree after passing his GED exam.
Ja Rule says he got a little help with his studies from a fellow inmate â€“ Dennis Kozlowski, a college-educated former business CEO.
â€œI was studying for my GED and Koz came in and talked to me and said, â€˜If you need any help, let me know.â€™ Outside (of prison), you donâ€™t meet guys like this every day. This place is amazing,â€ Atkins tells the New York Daily News.Â Ja Rule will be taking college-level courses later this month.Â The star, who is due to walk free in June 2013, is now looking to further his studies â€“ he plans to begin taking college courses later this month. Fans can look forward to picking up Ja’s seventh studio album at the
end of this month. Â ”Pain is Love 2″ is due in stores on February
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