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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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Rapper Jim Jones Officially Hit with 5 Felony Charges for June Arrest

Jim Jones
Charged with 5 Felonies ... For June Car Chase Bust

Jim Jones is officially facing a handful of felony drug and firearm charges for his June arrest in Georgia after a police chase ... TMZ has learned. The rapper's been hit with 3 counts of… READ MORE >

Rapper Jim Jones Arrested for Drug and Firearm Possession

Jim Jones
Busted for Drugs, Gun Possession ... Chased Down by Cops

Jim Jones is facing a handful of charges after he and friends led Georgia cops on a chase that ended with him getting busted for possession of drugs and a handgun ... TMZ has learned. The NYC… READ MORE >

- 151 days ago
NY Giants Sign Player from Rapper Jim Jones' American Arena League Team

Rapper Jim Jones
NY Giants Signed Lineman From My Arena Team!!

The NY Giants just plucked an offensive lineman from an American Arena League team owned by rap star Jim Jones ... and Capo could not be more proud to let him go.  The "We Fly High" rapper is… READ MORE >

- 185 days ago
Rapper Jim Jones in Street Brawl Over Fan Photos Outside Nightclub

Jim Jones
Street Brawlin' Over Fan Photos!!!

Jim Jones and his security team threw down with an angry mob, and it looks like the whole brawl started over ... selfies. Yes, selfies. The Dipset rapper was taking pics with some fans, mostly… READ MORE >

- 189 days ago
MLK Jr. Super Bowl Commercial Was Educational, Not Disrespectful, Says Rapper Jim Jones

Jim Jones
MLK Jr. Super Bowl Ad Wasn't a Diss ... It Was Educational!!!

Martin Luther King Jr. might have starred in the most important Super Bowl commercial of the year ... according to Jim Jones, anyway. If you missed it ... Dodge used a 1968 MLK speech -- about… READ MORE >

- 287 days ago
Greg Hardy: I Can Fight & Play Football, Signs with Jim Jones' Arena Team

Greg Hardy
I Can Fight & Play Football ... Signs w/ Jim Jones' Arena Team

Greg Hardy will take a pro MMA fight in February and take the field for Jim Jones' arena league football team in March.  And that's why Jim says Greg could be the modern-day Bo Jackson -- a… READ MORE >

- 297 days ago
Rapper Jim Jones' Mom's House Burned Down on Christmas

Jim Jones
Mom's House Burns Down on Christmas

Rapper Jim Jones got incredibly emotional after his mother's house burned down on Christmas Day but still managed to find a silver lining. The rapper posted this video Monday as fire crews… READ MORE >

- 329 days ago
Colin Kaepernick Gets Offer From Jim Jones: Join My Arena Football Team!!

Colin Kaepernick
Offer From Jim Jones: Join My Arena Football Team!!

Colin Kaepernick could be BALLINNN' again real soon ... 'cause the free agent QB just got a personal offer from rapper Jim Jones to join the arena football team he just bought! TMZ Sports… READ MORE >

- 348 days ago
Rapper Jim Jones Riding Out Hurricane Irma With 2-Year Supply Of Cereal

Jim Jones
Come At Me, Irma!!!! I'm Stocked On Cap'n Crunch!!!

Rapper Jim Jones is riding out Hurricane Irma, but he won't be going hungry because his Miami crib is stocked to the brim with a 2-year supply of his favorite cereals! We spoke with the rapper… READ MORE >

- 437 days ago
Jay Z Squashed Beef with Jim Jones Mob Style (VIDEO)

Jay Z
Squashed Jim Jones Beef Mob Style ... Music Collabo Next?

Jim Jones and Jay Z may have called a truce in their 13 year war -- now that Jim's signed with Roc Nation -- but they still haven't met face-to-face. We talked to Jim Wednesday about… READ MORE >

- 649 days ago
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