Jim Jones (Joseph Guillermo Jones II) was born on July 15, 1976 in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, is a rapper of Puerto Rican and Aruban descent.
He is best know by his stage name, Jim Jones. Jones is an original member of The Diplomats, also known as Dipset, and also for the hit single We Fly High, and its accompanying catchphrase, "Ballin!".
He is Co-CEO of Diplomat Records and is director of A&R for Warner Music Group. He has recently set up his own record label called Byrd Gang Records, through Asylum Records and will be releasing projects by the late Stack Bundles and Max B.