Born and raised in Manhattan , New York as Joseph Guillermo Jones II, Jim Jones is not only a world-renowned rapper and hip hop artist. Added to his resume is co0CEO of Diplomat records and director of A&R for Warner Music Group. He definitely knows how to spread his wings and work with what he can to get in the door.
Jim Jones first studio album release was On My Way To Church , and it got two hit singles out of it with "Certified Gangstas" with Cam'ron, Bezel and The Game and "Crunk Muzik" with the works of Juelz Santana and Cam'ron, who are Jim Jones group member of Dipset. The album took off without a hitch, and fans were falling in love just waiting for the next album release. Soon enough Jim Jones came out with his follow-up album, Harlem: The Diary of a Summer . It hit number five on the Billboard 200 and it was a worldwide success with the help of fellow rappers on the album Dipset, Diddy, Paul Wall, Trey Songz and Hussein Fatal.
Jones third album release was Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product of My Environment) that featured to works of Lil Wayne and came about the success of the now notorious single "We Fly High" With the music video of the single Jim Jones started a new dance move when he threw up a fake jump shot each time to song said "Ballin!" It was quite a feat to make his own signature dance move.
There is no doubt about it, Jim Jones has been in the midst of a lot of personal controversies with disputes between former band member Cam'ron, to which Jones has responded, "Me and Cam'ron haven't spoken to each other in a year. I kept quiet out of loyalty, I felt like if we can't be friends that at least we can do business together. But now I can't be knew to you. I'm through with being in hot water because of you. We still the Diplomats. We worked too hard to achieve our own success and now we're gonna do something new." In any event, Jim Jones is definitely an outspoken and talented rapper to say the least.
Stay in the know for ticket information as it becomes available for your seats to see Jim Jones live and in concert where he will get the crowd "flyin' high" with the amount of energy and stage performance he brings to every live show. Tickets will be selling fast, so make sure you get yours to see Jim Jones live.