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Jim Jones

Biography

Bronx-based rapper who released the #1 one “We Fly High” in 2006. He’s among the CEO’s of Diplomat Information and his 5th studio record, Capo, premiered in 2011. He started his entertainment profession being a buzz man before getting taken significantly as an MC. He’s a member from the rap groupings Dipset and ByrdGang. He started a romantic relationship with reality superstar Chrissy Lampkin. He includes a son called Joseph Guillermo Jones III. He highlighted longtime collaborator Juelz Santana on his 2007 one “Emotionless.”

Quick Facts


Full Name Jim Jones
Date Of Birth May 13, 1931
Died November 18, 1978, Jonestown
Place Of Birth Indiana
Height 1.8 m
Profession Criminal
Education Butler University, Richmond High School
Nationality American
Spouse Marceline Jones
Children Jim Jon Prokes, Agnes Pauline Jones, Timothy Glen Jones, Stephan Gandhi Jones, Lew Eric Jones, Suzanne O. Jones, Jim W. Jones Jr., John Moss Jones, Stephanie Jones
Parents Lynetta Putnam, James Thurman Jones
Music Groups The Diplomats
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama or Comedy Special
TV Shows Chrissy & Mr. Jones, Jim & Chrissy: Vow or Never
Star Sign Taurus

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#Fact
1Has co-directed one of Remy Ma's video
2Has co-directed some of Cam'ron's videos
3is half Aruban and half Puerto Rican, his mom is Aruban and his late father was Puerto Rican.
4Often works with Cam'Ron, Juelz Santana and J.R. Writter.


Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Chrissy & Mr. Jones2012TV Series executive producer - 8 episodes
Red Apples Falling2009executive producer
This Is Jim Jones2009Video documentary executive producer / producer
Jim Jones: A Day in the Fast Life2006Video documentary producer
Killa Season2006Video executive producer

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Entourage2015performer: "We Fly High" / writer: "We Fly High" - as Joseph Jones
Love & Hip Hop2011TV Series performer - 1 episode
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
Late Show with David Letterman2009TV Series performer - 1 episode
Righteous Kill2008performer: "We Fly High" / writer: "We Fly High" - as James Jones

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Righteous Kill2008Jim Jones
Who's Deal?2008Devon
The Wire2008TV SeriesMan on Street
State Property 22005Jimmy Jones (as Jimmy Jones)
Paper Soldiers2002Masked Dominican #2 (as Joseph Jones)
Red Apples Falling2009

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jim Jones: A Day in the Fast Life2006Video documentary original material

Editor

Editor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jim Jones: A Day in the Fast Life2006Video documentary video tape

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jim & Chrissy: Vow or Never2016TV SeriesHimself
A Kid from Southside2014ShortHimself
Chrissy & Mr. Jones2012-2013TV SeriesHimself
Big Morning Buzz Live2012-2013TV SeriesHimself
RapFix Live2011-2012TV SeriesHimself
Love & Hip Hop2011-2012TV SeriesHimself
Funk Flex Full Throttle2011TV Series
2010 BET Hip Hop Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
Welcome to Blakroc2009Documentary
Late Show with David Letterman2009TV SeriesHimself - Musical Support
The Brian McKnight Show2009TV SeriesHimself
This Is Jim Jones2009Video documentaryHimself
Black to the Future2009TV SeriesHimself
BET News2008TV SeriesHimself
Crash2008TV SeriesHimself
BET Hip Hop Awards 20082008TV Special
5th Annual VH1 Hip Hop Honors2008TV MovieHimself
Big Pun: The Legacy2008Video documentaryHimself
Street Bangaz2008Video documentaryHimself
Smack DVD Magazine2007TV SeriesHimself
Rap Sheet: Hip-Hop and the Cops2006DocumentaryHimself
Bring That Year Back 2006: Laugh Now, Cry Later2006TV MovieHimself
Access Granted2006TV SeriesHimself
BET Hip-Hop Awards2006TV SpecialHimself - Performer
106 & Park Top 10 Live2006TV SeriesHimself - Freestyle Friday Judge
Black and Blue: Legends of the Hip-Hop Cop2006Video documentaryHimself - Rapper (as Jim Jones)
Jim Jones: A Day in the Fast Life2006Video documentaryHimself
DJ Khaled Makes a Video: Holla at Me2006TV Movie documentary
Killa Season2006VideoHimself
Diplomats & Friends: The Book of Hip-Hop2006TV MovieHimself
Beef III2005Video documentaryHimself - Diplomats
Ego Trip's Race-O-Rama2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Notarized: Year End Video Countdown2004TV MovieHimself
Crunk Music2004Video shortHimself
Slip N' Slide: All Star Weekend 22004Video documentaryHimself
Scarface: Origins of a Hip Hop Classic2003Video documentary shortHimself, CEO, Diplomat Records

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta2012TV SeriesHimself
106 & Park Top 10 Live2006TV SeriesHimself / Himself - 'We Fly High' Video'

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