Jim Jones Net Worth
Who is Jim Jones?
Joseph Guillermo Jones II is a famous American hip-hop musician, rapper, actor and music video director. He is best recognized by his stage name Jim Jones. He was born on 15th July 1976. Jones is one of the original members of hip-hop collective “The Diplomats”. He is the co-CEO of the Diplomats Records. He is a very talented music video recorder under his pseudonym CAPO. He made his musical debut with the solo album “On My Way to Church” in 2004. In 2006, he released the third album “Hustler’s P.O.M.E.”. In this album, he has included the song “We Fly High” which ranked 5th on the “US Billboard Hot 100” and this was the largest hit of his career. RIAA announced the song as a platinum hit. He has formed a hip-hop group named “ByrdGang” and launched “ByrdGang Records”. In 2008, the group has released their debut album entitled “M.O.B.: The Album”. In 2009, under “Columbia Records”, Jones has released his 4th solo album “Pray IV Reign”.
Jim Jones Net Worth:
Jim Jones has an estimated net worth of $10 million as of now according to the celebrity reports. As a famous rap singer and a popular music video recorder, Jones has earned a lot of money throughout his musical career. He also launched several musical records. Not only from the musical field, Jim Jones also has earned huge money from his film career. He made his debut as an actor in the film “State Property 2”. He has interest in the fashion industry too. So, Jones has developed his own clothing line named “Nostic”. So, Jim Jones is a multi-talented personality and has shown his talent in different creative sectors accordingly.
Jim Jones Life History:
Jim Jones was born in New York City and grew up in Harlem. He was raised by his maternal grandmother mainly. There he attended the Catholic School. After a few years, he started to skip church and used to play hooky in the rail stations. He grew up with his fellow rapper Freekey Zekey. He has told his early life story in “Jim Jones’ The Come Up DVD, vol-19”. Due to his undisciplined behavior, Jones became expelled from his school.
Jim Jones is known for:
After making the debut in 2004 with “On My Way to Church”( which ranked 18th on the “US Billboard 200” list and 4th on the “Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums”), Jim Jones has released his second album “Harlem: Diary of Summer”. It was also a massive hit and reached 5th on the “Billboard 200” chart and topped the “Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums”. After that, he has released several solo albums and collaboration (“The Rooftop” with DJ Webstar).
Jim Jones has made his film debut in 2002 in the film named “Paper Soldiers”. He is also very successful in the television career. “Love & Hip-Hop New York” in 2011-12, “Chrissy & Mr. Jones” in 2012-13 and also some other TV shows he has appeared.
Jones was nominated for the “Urban Music Award” in 2009 for “Pop Champaign” in the category – “The best collaboration”.
Jim Jones Political/Business Affiliation:
Along with the successful musical career, Jim Jones also is interested in other business ventures. From the fashion industry to the record producer – Jones is successful in every way.