Ja Rule Launching Clothing Line

According to published reports, Ja Rule will

be the latest hip-hop artist to launch his own clothing line. The 26 year old

rapper/actor/singer/songwriter will launch "Mogul," a clothing line

Rule described as "high end, street apparel."

Rule says that Mogul will appeal to everyone.

He plans on launching a big womens/mens division of the line as well. There

is no launch date for the clothing line, as Rule is still sampling materials

and designs.

JA Rule is preparing to release his latest album,

The Last Temptation. Rule can currently be seen aside Kurupt and Steven

Seagal in the action flick, "Half Past Dead." The movie, which opened

in Theaters November 15th, brought in $8.2 million in box office receipts.

The movie faced stiff competition from Eminem's

"8 Mile," which raked in $21.3 million over the weekend, while "Harry

Potter and the Chamber of Secrets," the second installment in the Harry

Potter franchise took in a whopping $87.7 million, the third-best debut weekend