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To be a good storyteller, you have to have experienced life, and Fat Joe has lived enough to fill a memoir – The Book of Jose to be exact. In anticipation of his book's release on Nov. 15, the 52-year-old Hip-Hop storyteller chatted with the hosts of Facebook Watch's Red Table Talk to tease what fans can anticipate from his book of life lessons.

Fat Joe appears on Facebook Watch's Red Table Talk.

Fat Joe appears on Facebook Watch's Red Table Talk.

The episode is titled “I Was a Good Person Doing Bad Things - How Fat Joe Went ‘All the Way Up’" and it is the first time the Grammy-nominated rapper, entrepreneur, and philanthropist shared publicly what happened the night he moved out at age 14.

The "I Was a Good Person Doing Bad Things – How Fat Joe Went 'All the Way Up'" episode of Red Table Talk is raw, revealing, and hilarious.

The "I Was a Good Person Doing Bad Things – How Fat Joe Went 'All the Way Up'" episode of Red Table Talk is raw, revealing, and hilarious.

Joe also told hosts Jada Pinkett Smith, Willow Smith, and Adrienne Banfield Norris about the betrayal that turned his heart "black" and the high cost of living a life of crime.

Fat Joe told Red Table Talk hosts Jada Pinkett Smith, Willow Smith, and Adrienne Banfield-Norris the advice he's received from and given to his Hip-Hop peers.

Fat Joe told Red Table Talk hosts Jada Pinkett Smith, Willow Smith, and Adrienne Banfield-Norris the advice he's received from and given to his Hip-Hop peers.

The artist who served a three-month prison stint in 2013 for tax evasion also revealed the advice Lil Wayne gave him about serving time. Joe said, "And he was like, ‘Nah, man, I’m just telling you right now, be humble.’ I said, ‘How do you do it?’ He said, ‘Just be humble, bro. Don’t go in there on somethin’. Just go in there humble. You know, if you be humble, they’ll respect you.'”

Fat Joe's The Book of Jose: A Memoir will be released on Nov. 15, 2022.

Fat Joe's The Book of Jose: A Memoir will be released on Nov. 15, 2022.

Not one to keep advice or knowledge to himself, Joe also told Red Table Talk how he recently advised embattled artist and entrepreneur Kanye West. He also discussed his reaction to the recent shooting death of rappers, including Takeoff of Migos, and the deal he made his wife 27 years ago. 

Watch the raw, revealing, and sometimes hilarious story time with Fat Joe and Red Table Talk here.