Who is Joseline Hernandez?
Puerto Rican rapper, actress and TV personality Joseline Hernandez was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, on 3 November 1986, making Scorpio her zodiac sign. She began attracting attention when cast to star in the VH1 reality show “Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta”, which has been airing since 2012, and today stars Mimi Faust, Rasheeda and Karlie Redd. It follows the lives of some of the wealthiest women from Atlanta, Georgia ,and the show’s won one of its five award nominations.
Education and early life
For the first three years of her life, Joseline was raised in Ponce’s public housing system by her father whose name remains undisclosed, and mother Carmen; her father then died from a heroin overdose, and she was six when she and her five siblings moved to Florida USA with their mother and stepfather Luis.
The family struggled financially, especially because Joseline’s youngest brother’s autistic. She studied at a local high school, and was 16 when she began working as a stripper, to help her family, using the name ‘Shenellica Bettencourt’; Joseline was arrested twice during this time, aged 17 and 21, for lascivious behavior.
Joseline matriculated in 2004.
Joseline continued to work as a stripper after completing her high school education, and was in 2007 cast to star in a reality show about the life of strippers, but the pilot episode wasn’t picked up by any network.
Her life turned around in 2012, when she began starring in “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta: Check Yourself”, and became a star on the internet. The following year saw Joseline appear in the TV specials “2013 AVN Awards Show” and “2013 BET Hip Hop Awards”, while the year 2014 saw her make a guest appearance in an episode of the talk-show “This Is Hot 97”.
In 2013 and 2014, Joseline starred in 13 episodes of the reality show “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta: Check Yourself”, and could then have been seen appearing in an episode of the reality shows “GGN: Snoop Dogg’s Double G News Network” and “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta: After Party Live!”
Joseline was then invited to appear in the TV specials “BET Awards 2015” and “VH1 BIG in 2015 with Entertainment Weekly”, and in 2017 starred in 10 episodes of the musical news talk-show “The Real”; it aired from 2013 through 2022, starred Adrienne Houghton, Jeannie Mai Jenkins and Loni Love, and won 11 of its 40 award nominations.
She signed a contract with streaming service Zeus Network on 11 October 2019, and has since 19 January 2020 been starring in her own reality show “Joseline’s Cabaret”; some of Joseline’s most recent talk-show appearances have been in “Cornbread TV”, “Bobby I Love You, Purrr”, and “College Hill: Celebration Edition”.
Joseline has two acting credits. She played Michelle in four episodes (2016-2017) of the musical series “Star”, which starred Brittany O’Grady, Ryan Destiny and Jude Demorest, and was created by Tom Donaghy and Lee Daniels. It tells the story of a musical group founded by three women, and the series was nominated for seven awards.
In 2022, Joseline appeared in the episode “White Knights” of the crime series “P-Valley”, created by Katori Hall, and which today stars Nicco Annan, Shannon Thornton and J. Alphonse Nicholson. It follows the lives of a group of strippers, the series has been airing since 2020, and has won 10 of its 47 award nominations.
— Joseline Hernandez (@MsJoseline) April 9, 2022
Joseline uploads her music videos onto her self-titled YouTube channel, which she launched on 12 February 2020, and which today numbers over 21 million views of her seven videos combined. The channel’s subscribed to by over 80,000 people, and we’re going to cover Joseline’s three most viewed videos, which’ve contributed to her internet popularity.
Her #1 video “Joseline Hernandez- “Vegas” (I Wanna Ride)” has been watched more than 10 million times since 17 January 2022, and is her original song.
Joseline’s second most popular video “Joseline Hernandez- Live Your Best Life “DO IT LIKE ITS YOUR BDAY” has been watched more than 2.5 million times since 30 August 2021, and is also her original song.
Her #3 video “Joseline Hernandez- Sex Drive” was uploaded on 19 February 2020, and has since been viewed close to 800,000 times.
Love life and relationships
Joseline doesn’t shy away from sharing the details of her love life with her fans, and it’s widely known that she’s bisexual.
She was in a long on-and-off relationship with Stevie J, a popular American DJ and music producer; the two claimed in 2013 that they’d exchanged vows, however, while making a guest appearance in a reality show in 2016, Stevie J revealed that they faked their marriage just for publicity. The two then broke up in the fifth season of the reality show “Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta”, but reconciled and broke up several times in the following three years; Joseline gave birth to their daughter on 28 December 2016, while she was Stevie’s sixth child.
Since the second half of 2019, Joseline’s been engaged to American music producer Robin Jimmy Ingouma – aka Ballistic Beats; she hasn’t married as of April 2023, and has a daughter with former boyfriend Stevie J.
Interesting facts and hobbies
Joseline enjoys being active on various social media networks, and is an Instagram star as she’s followed by close to five million people on this network, while she’s uploaded only three pictures. She’s also active on TikTok and is followed by more than 120,000 people, while she’s amassed more than 600,000 likes of all her videos combined, most of which feature her showing off her large breasts and buttocks.
Joseline works out at the gym nearly every day, as it’s necessary for her career to remain in shape; she’s also following a diet, and rarely eats fast food and sweets.
She’s passionate about fashion, and is a bit of shopaholic as she buys new clothes nearly every day.
Joseline’s a fan of Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie, and some of her favorite movies include “Wanted”, “Salt” and “The Tourist”.
Height, eyes and wealth
Joseline’s age is 36. Her eyes and hair are brown, she’s 5ft 8ins (1.73m) tall and weighs around 145lbs (65kgs).
Joseline’s net worth’s been estimated at over $300,000, as of May 2023.