Angie Martinez

Angie Martinez, sometimes known as “The Voice of New York,” is a well-known radio personality, rapper, and actress. She has a number one radio show with millions of listeners across the United States. She also made an appearance on the television show “Empire.”

So, how familiar are you with Angie Martinez? If that’s not enough, we’ve assembled everything you need to know about Angie Martinez’s net worth in 2021, including her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, children, biography, and personal information. Thus, if you’re ready, here’s all we know about Angie Martinez so far.

What is Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings of Angie Martinez ?

Her net worth is estimated to be at $3 million as of 2021, thanks to her singing career, radio stardom, and short-lived acting career. She was also dubbed “The Voice of New York” and has her own radio show on HOT 97 called “The Angie Martinez Show.” Her annual pay ranges from $19,839 to $206,594.

Early Life and Biography

Angela ‘Angie’ Martinez was born on January 9, 1971, in Brooklyn, New York City, United States of America, to Shirley Maldonado, who was half Cuban and half Dominican, and her father, who was Puerto Rican. Her father’s identity is kept a secret from the rest of the world. She graduated from John Dewey High School but did not attend college.

Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions

So, how old is Angie Martinez in 2021, and how tall and how heavy is she? Angie Martinez, who was born on January 9, 1971, is 50 years old as of today’s date, August 27, 2021. Despite her height of 4′ 11′′ in feet and inches and 152 cm in centimetres, she weighs 130.07 pounds and 59 kilograms. Her hair is brown and her eyes are brown.


John Dewey High School was where Angela finished her secondary school. However, she is one of the many superstars who never went to college. She hasn’t said much about her upbringing.

Personal Life: Boyfriends, Husbands, and Children


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Her early years are shrouded in mystery. Angie, on the other hand, has a Puerto Rican father and a half-Cuban, half-Dominican mother. She dated Q Tip in 1998, but their relationship was short-lived, and they are now good friends. She dated Dru Hills’ Tamir ‘Nokia’ Ruffin, and the two had a son named Niko Ruffin, whom she gave birth to in 2003. The romance, however, did not last and they parted ways. She is now engaged, but she refuses to say who her fiance is.

Is it true that Angie Martinez is a lesbian?

Her sexual orientation is presumed to be heterosexual, however this has yet to be confirmed. She has dated males from Dru Hills such as Q Tip and Tamir ‘Nokia’ Ruffin, with whom she even had a child. However, she is currently engaged to an unknown person, and it is unknown if the individual is a guy or a woman.

A Professional Life


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She was 16 when she began working on the WQHT (Hot 97) hotlines, where she met and began working with the legendary DJ Funkmaster Flex. She even started presenting the Afternoon Drive, where she interviewed some of the biggest names in music, including Mariah Carey and Jay-Z. She departed the Hot Line in 2014 and went to work for Power 105.1. She’s also appeared in supporting roles in films including Blood is Thicker Than Water, Paper Soldiers, and Brown Sugar. Paid in Full, Video Girl, and Generation Um… are just a few of the films in which she has appeared. In 2014, she also starred in the docu-comedy television series ‘This is Hot 97.’ Angie’s rapping career began in 1997, when she co-wrote the song “Heartbeat” with KRS-One for his album “I Got Next.” Then she joined Missy Elliot, Lisa ‘Left Eye’ Lopes, and Da Brat in the ‘Ladies Night Remix’ of ‘Not Tonight,’ where she performed with them. The song went on to be the 6th most popular single on the Billboard Hot 100, as well as the 3rd most popular song on the Hip Hop/ R&B charts. She received a Grammy nomination for the song and performed it at the MTV Video Music Awards.


Her debut album, ‘Up Close and Personal,’ featured guest appearances from Jay Z, Snoop Doggy Dogg, Mary J. Blige, Wyclef Jean, Busta Rhymes, and Kool G. Rap, among others. The album debuted at number 37 on the Billboard 200 Albums Chart and at number 7 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums Chart. In its first week, it sold 69,000 records. She declared her resignation from the recording profession to focus on other projects after a few mega hit songs. She was a judge on the second season of American Idol in the same year, but she left because she was uncomfortable with rejecting auditioners. Jay-‘Z’s Roc Nation signed her after that year.

Awards and Achievements

For her song “Not Tonight,” she was nominated for a Grammy in the category of Best Rap Performance in 1988. She was nominated for the BET Awards in the category of Best Female Hip-Hop Artist after a few years. She was inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame for being the inductee after winning the NAB Marconi Radio Awards for Major Market Personality of the Year in 2019.

Some Interesting Facts of  Angie Martinez

  • She was in an automobile accident in the year 2019 and shattered her lumbar and vertebrae.
  • According to rumors, Angie and Kanye West had a falling out over the cost of a costly stage set.
  • She has stated that she is engaged, but she has kept her fiancé’s identity a secret.
  • Angie Martinez is the host of her own show on HOT 97, where she is a nationally recognized radio personality. With millions of listeners, her afternoon radio show had climbed to the top of the charts. Her radio show attracts a younger audience than any other. Her son, 17-year-old Niko Ruffin, and her fiancé, whose name she has not revealed, live happily together.

Facts of  Angie Martinez

Real Name/Full Name Angela Martinez
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Angie Martinez
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, unites States of America
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 9 January 1971
Age/How Old: 50 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 152 cm
In Feet and Inches – 4′ 11″
Weight: In Kilograms – 59 Kg
In Pounds – 130.07 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father – N/A
Mother – Shirley Maldonado
Siblings: N/A
School: John Dewey High School
College: N/A
Religion: N/A
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Engaged
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: Niko Ruffin
Profession: American radio celebrity, rapper, and actress
Net Worth: $3 million