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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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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 >

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 >

- 98 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 >

- 310 days ago
Jay Z and Jim Jones Squash Beef, Jones Signs with Roc Nation

Jay Z & Jim Jones
Epic Beef Is Over ... JJ Signs with the Roc!

Jay Z and Jim Jones just put together the hip-hop deal they said would never happen -- Jim's now part of Jay's Roc Nation empire, which officially squashes a nearly 13 year beef.… READ MORE >

- 311 days ago
Jim Jones to Kanye West -- Get a New Alias! I Don't Want Your Life (VIDEO)

Jim Jones to Kanye
Get a New Alias! I Don't Want Your Life

Jim Jones can't decide whether to laugh it off or be pissed about Kanye West's doctor using his name as an alias, but he's sure he deserves an apology. The "We Fly High" rapper was cracking… READ MORE >

- 388 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- Talkin' Trash to Jim Jones (VIDEO)

Floyd Mayweather
Talkin' Trash to Jim Jones

Floyd Mayweather doesn't care how famous you are -- he's gonna talk smack right to your face ... just ask rapper Jim Jones.  The two squared off in a 2-on-2 hoops game in Miami -- and Floyd… READ MORE >

- 591 days ago
Jim Jones and Juelz Santana -- Canada Screwed Us ... Out Of $500k!!

Jim Jones & Juelz Santana
Canada Screwed Us ... Out Of $500k!!

Jim Jones and Juelz Santana made a run for the border, but got turned away -- and now, they'd like an IOU for half a mil from the Canadian border patrol agents who forced them to nix their… READ MORE >

- 919 days ago
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 >

- 1196 days ago
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 >

- 1428 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 >

- 1447 days ago
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