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Jim Jones

Joseph Guillermo Jones II (born July 15, 1976), better known by his stage name Jim Jones, is an American rapper and original member of The Diplomats, also known as Dipset. He is Co-CEO of Diplomat Records. Jones is also a noted video director under the name of CAPO, for artists including Cam'ron, Remy Ma and State Property. In 2004, he released his first solo album On My Way to Church. The release of his second album, Harlem: Diary of a Summer in 2005, coincided with Jones landing an executive position in A&R; at E1 Music. A year later he was on his third album which spawned his biggest single to date "We Fly High". In 2006, he formed his own rap group, ByrdGang. He also has his own freestyle inline skating team, Dipskate, which he plans to take to the X Games in the near future. Jim Jones has recently partnered with Damon Dash to form Splash Records. On April 5, 2011 Jones will release his 5th studio album Capo. Jim Jones is from the Tremont section of Bronx but raised in Harlem.

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Jim Jones -- My NY Knicks Hat Cost Me $1,500!!!

Jim Jones
My NY Knicks Hat Cost $1,500!!!

Jim Jones is wearing your rent on his head -- seriously ... 'cause the rapper (and huge NBA fan) tells TMZ Sports his couture NY Knicks hat ran him a cool $1,500!!! So, how can a… READ MORE >

Rapper Jim Jones Sued -- He Stole $200,000 of Our Vampire Money

Rapper Jim Jones Sued
He Stole $200,000 of Vampire Money

Rapper Jim Jones sucked the life blood out of a vampire flick ... and now the bitter investors have sued Jones claiming he lined his own pockets with the money that was supposed to be used for the… READ MORE >

- 278 days ago
'Love & Hip Hop' Star Chrissy Lampkin -- ARRESTED For Bar Fighting

'Love & Hip Hop' Star
ARRESTED For Bar Fighting

"Love & Hip Hop" star Chrissy Lampkin was arrested early this morning for allegedly bloodying up a girl at a New Jersey bar ... not exactly a stretch, right?Edgewater PD tells TMZ ... Lampkin… READ MORE >

- 297 days ago
Jim Jones -- Busted Uptown Baby for Allegedly Driving High in the Bronx

Jim Jones
Busted Uptown Baby Allegedly Drove High in the Bronx

Rapper Jim Jones was arrested for cruising around high -- and allegedly at high speed -- this morning in the Bronx ... TMZ has learned.According to law enforcement sources ... NYPD pulled JJ over… READ MORE >

- 385 days ago
Jim Jones -- White Cops Harassed Me ... Because I'm Black

Jim Jones
White Cops Harassed Me ... Because I'm Black

Jim Jones claims he was the victim of racial profiling at Newark Airport last week -- when he was pulled over by 4 white cops, who ordered him out of the car while they searched the vehicle for… READ MORE >

- 548 days ago
Rappers Jim Jones, The Game, Bizzy Bone -- Deducting 'Making-It-Rain' Expenses Is Legit!!!

Jim Jones, The Game, Bizzy Bones
Deducting Making-It-Rain $$$ IS LEGIT!!!

Rapper Jim Jones is figuring out how to deal with Uncle Sam next month, and he's considering deducting expenses on his income tax for making it rain.  Well guess what, in theory he… READ MORE >

- 596 days ago
Rapper Jim Jones ARRESTED -- No Lie, You Know This ...

Rapper Jim Jones
ARRESTED No Lie, You Know This ...

Rapper Jim Jones was arrested in New Jersey earlier today ... after cops say he "got out of line" with a police officer who was trying to deal with a parking situation. According to police, Jones… READ MORE >

- 616 days ago
Rapper Jim Jones Cops Plea in Casino Brawl Case

Jim Jones
Cops Plea In Casino Brawl Case

Rapper Jim Jones just struck a sweet deal with prosecutors -- getting off with a measly fine today after raising hell in a massive casino brawl back in February, TMZ has learned.Jones was… READ MORE >

- 750 days ago
Rapper Jim Jones -- I Didn't Order ANYONE to Attack Disruptive Fan

Rapper Jim Jones
I Didn't Order ANYONE to Attack Disruptive Fan

Jim Jones is adamant ... he did NOT instruct members of his crew to go into the crowd at a Boston concert and rough up a moronic fan ... even though the fan threw a drink at his head. Jones was… READ MORE >

- 965 days ago
Jim Jones Calls BS on Suspended License Rap

Jim Jones
Calls BS on Suspended License

Jim Jones claims he DOESN'T have a suspended driver's license in New York ... insisting cops made a big boo boo by arresting him earlier today. A rep for the rapper tells TMZ ... Jim is adamant… READ MORE >

- 968 days ago

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