Joseline Hernandez is highly recognized as an American reality television personality and rapper as “The Puerto Rican Princess.” She also gained enormous attention on the Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta, VH1 reality show. She was an exotic dancer before she became a television personality. Joseline was born in Puerto Rico and was discovered by, Stevie J, an American musician and record producer. Besides, the break-up of Joseline and Stevie was documented on Love & Hip: Atlanta show. Since then, though, they have reconciled on and off.
|Full Name:||Joseline Hernandez|
|Age:||33 years old|
|Birth Date:||November 03, 1986|
|Birth Place:||Ponce, Puerto Rico|
|Height:||5 feet 5 inches (1.65m)|
|Net Worth:||400 Thousand USD|
|Waist Size:||28 inch|
|Bra Size:||32 inch|
|Hip Size:||39 inch|
Joseline Hernandez Bio and Childhood
Joseline Hernandez, who is also known as “The Puerto Rican Princess” and Shenellica Bettencourt, was born on November 3, 1986, in Ponce, Puerto Rico.
Her childhood wasn’t carefree as she had to live within the public housing system of Puerto Rico. Joseline’s father died when she was small because of a heroin overdose.
Later, her family, her mother Carmen, her stepfather, Luis, her older sister Yanira, and her four brothers, Jorge, Hisael, Kermit and Luis Jr moved to Florida when she was just six years old.
Growing up was harsh for Joseline. Her youngest brother has autism, and he required special care. Her family was going through a hard time already, so realizing her responsibility she started stripping from the age of 16.
Joseline Hernandez Career
When she as still a stripper, working at the Onyx Club in Atlanta, she was discovered by Stevie J, the Grammy Award-winning record producer.
Then, in 2012, she appeared in Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta, becoming the original cast of the show, where she appeared as Stevie J’s new artist, an aspiring rapper, singer and actress.
Later, it was found that Joseline and Stevie were romantically and sexually involved. It caused much anger to Stevie’s girlfriend, Mimi Faust. The love and feud between three of them became the main story-line of the show.
Joseline continued appearing in the show as the main cast for six seasons. But she dramatically quit Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta on June 1, 2017, after six seasons during the taping of the sixth season’s reunion, amid tensions with creator Mona Scott-Young and the show’s producers.
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta proved to be her doorway towards fame. It leads to her appearances at the 2013 AVN Awards, the 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards, and the 2015 BET Awards; as well as guest spots on This, Is Hot 97, K. Michelle: My Life, The Wendy Williams Show and Hip Hop Squares.
She also made several cameo appearances with Stevie in various hip hop and R&B videos.
Joseline also starred in the spin-off series Stevie J & Joseline: Go Hollywood in 2016. Then in 2017, she starred in her television special, Joseline’s Special Delivery, which premiered on VH1 on May 1, 2017, and documented the birth of her child.
Joseline also appeared in television series Star, and the syndicated talk show The Real as guest co-host.
Her song Run Me My Money was a diss record aimed at Scott-Young which she released on October 8, 2017. On November 15, 2017, she released “Hate Me Now,” which was reported to be a diss song intended to Cardi B.
Joseline Hernandez Husbands, Boyfriends, Kids
Joseline and Stevie surely had something with each other, and they even claimed to be a married couple back in 2013. But later it proved to be just publicity, as Stevie himself admitted that the marriage was fake for promotion in 2016.
Joseline also confirmed that they were in the relationship for a long time, but never was a married couple. The couple’s break up was documented in Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’s fifth season, although they have reconciled on-and-off since then.
Joseline revealed she was pregnant with Stevie’s sixth child during the filming of Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’s fifth season reunion. On December 28, 2016, she gave birth to a baby girl, Bonnie Bella.
As of now, she is rumored to be with a guy who is South Florida producer, although details are not available. However, nothing has been confirmed yet.
The curvaceous Puerto Rican beauty stands at the height of 5 feet 5 (1.65 m) inches and weighs about 61 kg (134.4 lbs). She has a bust size of 36 inches; waist size of 28 inches; and hip size of 39 inches.
Joseline has been earning the right amount of money in her promotional tours which are about $20000 per performance. Also her starting salary on the reality show ‘Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta’ was $50000 and was later increased to $150,000 in season two.
By the end of 2013, it was estimated that the figure had risen to $155,000, an increase of $30,000. In 2014, the number once again grew to $204,000, before leaping up to $235,000 in 2015.
Joseline Hernandez’s net worth is $400 thousand.
She is said to be the highest paid among the entire cast of ‘Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’, which also became the highest rated show of the Love & Hip Hop franchise. Also, it is one of the highest ratings shows on overall VH1 with an average of 3.5 million viewers per episode.
Apart from Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta, she also appeared in other shows and music videos which supported her to accumulate her current wealth.
Not to mention her earnings from her songs. Her song Hate Me Now received a negative response but was able to appear at number nine on the HotNewHipHop’s Top 100 Songs chart.
Joseline Hernandez Facts
- She was arrested in 2003 and 2007 when she was working as a stripper.
- Joseline is a Bisexual.
- She has gone through implants.
- She has 2.3 million followers on Instagram and 1.23 million followers on Twitter.