Joell Ortiz

Joell Ortiz was born July 6, 1980 to Puerto Rican parents in Brooklyn, New York. Ortiz was formerly signed to Dr. Dre’s Aftermath Entertainment record label. The Brick (Bodega Chronicles) April 24, 2007 on Koch Records was Ortiz’s first studio album. He was featured in the Unsigned Hype column of the March 2004 issue of The Source Magazine and was also selected as Chairman’s Choice in XXLMagazine.