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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 -- Arrested and Maced by Police After Casino Brawl

Jim Jones
Maced and Arrested by Police After Casino Brawl

Jim Jones was involved in a CRAZY brawl last night in Connecticut which resulted in him getting arrested, but not before it took five cops and a little bit of mace to subdue him ... TMZ has… READ MORE >

Hanukkah Rap Battle -- It's Dreidel Time, Bitch!

Hanukkah Rap Battle
It's Dreidel Time, Bitch!

We got to thinkin' ... there are no real Hanukkah songs during the holidays, so a rapper who tried to crash the Jewish holiday with a good beat could score big.Too Short (left) and Jim Jones… READ MORE >

- 953 days ago
Jim Jones -- I Made Peace with Juelz Santana After Our Ladies BRAWLED!

Jim Jones
I Made Peace w/ Juelz Santana After Our Ladies BRAWLED!

Rapper Jim Jones tells TMZ ... he's managed to smooth things over with rapper Juelz Santana -- after their respective lady friends beat the holy crap out of each other on a reality show recently… READ MORE >

- 963 days ago
Jim Jones -- Too Baller for Public Transportation

Rapper Jim Jones
I'm Too Baller For Public Transportation

You'd think Jim Jones would suck it up and buy a Metro Card after losing his license earlier this year -- but no ... the rapper plunked down for a chauffeur.Jones pled guilty to driving on a… READ MORE >

- 991 days ago
Jim Jones -- I Dropped $20k on Champagne ... IN ONE NIGHT!

Jim Jones
I Dropped $20k on Champagne ... IN ONE NIGHT!!!

Rapper Jim Jones dropped $20,000 at a NYC nightclub last weekend -- buying 32 bottles of champagne ... and after that, dude hooked up his server with a PHAT ASS tip ... TMZ has learned.  The… READ MORE >

- 1017 days ago
Rapper Jim Jones Arrested in NYC

Rapper Jim Jones
Arrested in NYC

Rapper Jim Jones was arrested in New York City ... TMZ has learned. Jones was arrested today for driving on a suspended license.We're told Jones is still in custody.UPDATE: According to Jones'… READ MORE >

- 1200 days ago
Rapper to Alicia Keys: My Boo? F**k You!

Rapper to Alicia Keys:
My Boo? F**k You!

Jim Jones -- rapper, not People's Temple cult leader -- joins 50 Cent in bashing Alicia Keys' alleged remark that gangsta rap was created so black people kill themselves. But for now, he'll also… READ MORE >

- 2272 days ago

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