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Date of Birth: 1976 , July-15
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Jim Jones
Birth Name Joseph Guillermo Jones II
Father Joseph Guillermo
Mother Nancy Jones
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Bronx, New York City
Religion Catholic
Ethnicity Mixed
Profession Actor and Singer
Net Worth $8 million
Famous for On My way to Church and Harlem: Diary of a Summer
Married Yes
Married to Chrissy Lampkin
Children 1
Divorce No
Education Catholic School
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Music Group The Diplomats
Movies Killa Season, Who's Deal?, Red Apples Falling
TV Show Whild n' Out, Chrissy & Mr. Jones
Albums Capo, Wasted Talent, Pray IV Reign

Quick Timeline of Jim Jones

1976 Born in The Bronx, New York City
2000 Formed a Harlem-based hip hop group, The Diplomats
2003 The Diplomats's debut album, Diplomatic Immunity
2004 Released his debut studio album, On My Way to Church
2002 Began his acting career
2016 Living together with Chrissy Lampkin
2009 Nominated in Urban Music Awards

Detail Timeline of Jim Jones

July 15 , 1976

Born in The Bronx, New York City

Known for his towering height and sedulous nature, Jim Jones was born by the name Joseph Guillermo Jones II in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States of America to Joseph Guillermo Jones I and Nancy Jones. He is an American and is of African and American descent.

2000

Formed a Harlem-based hip hop group, The Diplomats

He became influenced in music since his childhood days. In 2000, he joined an American rapper and an actor Cam'ron and together they formed a Harlem-based hip hop group The Diplomats. They began recording songs since its formation. 

March 25 , 2003

The Diplomats's debut album, Diplomatic Immunity

A Harlem-based hip hop group The Diplomats is also known as Dipset. Their debut album Diplomatic Immunity was released on 25th of March 2003. Their second album Diplomatic Immunity 2 was released at the end of 2004. 

March 24 , 2004

Released his debut studio album, On My Way to Church

Jim has also been pursuing his solo career since 2004. His debut studio album On My Way to Church was released on 24th of August 2004. His second album Harlem: Diary of a Summer was released in 2005. 

2002

Began his acting career

In 2002, Jim made his acting debut by starring in the comedy movie Paper Soldiers. In 2005, he appeared in the video State Property 2 and A Day in the Fast Life. In 2009, he appeared in his first feature film Red Apples Falling. 

2016

Living together with Chrissy Lampkin

A lovely lady Chrissy Lampkin is the fiancée of Jim Jones. Chrissy Lampkin is a reality star and she is known for her role on the VH1 reality series Love & Hip-Hop. They are married and each other’s loving husband and wife. He is also a father of a son named Joseph Guillermo Jones III.

2009

Nominated in Urban Music Awards

Joseph Guillermo Jones II is a hip hop artist from United States. He has also been nominated in several awards in his life. In 2009, he got his first nomination in Urban Music Awards and that was for Best Collaboration ft. Ron Browz & Juelz Santana ‘Pop Champagne. 

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Popular by the nickname Jim Jones, Joseph Guillermo Jones II is a hip-hop artist from the United States. He is also well known for being the co-CEO of Diplomat Records and the founder of the hip hop collective The Diplomats.

Known for his towering height and sedulous nature, Jim Jones was born on July 15, 1976, in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States of America to parents father Joseph Guillermo Jones I and father Nancy Jones. He is an American and is of African and American descent.

A lovely lady Chrissy Lampkin was the fiancée of Jim Jones. Chrissy Lampkin is a reality star and she is known for her role on the VH1 reality series Love & Hip-Hop. The pair was in an engaged relationship for so long but, recently, during the ending months of 2017, it was heard that the pair had married secretly. 

According to the tabloids, Jim and Chrissy are now husband and wife. Talking about his kids, he is also a father of a son named Joseph Guillermo Jones III. His son is mostly famed as Pudy and was born on May 20, 2003. Jim Jones is now aged 42 years old while his son is now aged 15 years' old.

As a child, Jim joined Catholic school but after several years he began losing his interest in his study. He became fascinated by playing hooky. He also became influenced in music since his childhood days.

In 2000, he joined an American rapper and an actor Cam'ron and together they formed a Harlem-based hip hop group The Diplomats. Their debut album Diplomatic Immunity was released on 25th of March 2003.

Jim has also been pursuing his solo career since 2004. His debut studio album On My Way to Church was released on 24th of August 2004. His fifth album Capo was released on 5th of April 2011. As a rapper, he has featured in several music videos. His net worth is $8 million.

In 2002, Jim made his acting debut by starring in the comedy movie Paper Soldiers. In 2005, he appeared in the video State Property 2 and A Day in the Fast Life. Now, he has become a millionaire through his hard work in the acting and music industry.