Jim Jones

Video: The Diplomats – “Once Upon a Time”

The Diplomats take us to church, literally, for the video for "Once Upon a Time" Directed by Jim Jones and Kid Art, the Harlem quartet…
Brian Josephs / December 19, 2017

The Diplomats – “Once Upon a Time”

Legendary Harlem clique the Diplomats are back with the new single "Once Upon a Time." The new release features the high-pitch samples of┬áThe Heatmakerz, who…
Brian Josephs / November 15, 2017

Dipset Reunite in Black and White in ‘Have My Money’ Video

If you're at all familiar with the New York hip-hop scene, then you know the Diplomats like you know your closest friend. Cam'ron, Jim Jones,…
Brennan Carley / March 3, 2015

Watch El-P Kill it in A-Trak’s Hedonistic ‘Piss Test’ Party

If it seems like El-P is everywhere these days it's probably because he is. The guy dominated 2012 with a devastating double-header, dropping his own…
Chris Martins / February 26, 2013

Jim Jones, ‘Capo’ (E One)

Fans aching for reconciliation among members of the Diplomats were heartened by last summer's boisterous single "Salute" and several reunion concerts, but new albums from…
Ben Detrick / April 5, 2011

20 Worst Album Titles of 2009

Weezer can be counted on for a variety of things: Undeniably catchy choruses with gnomically nonsensical lyrics, disappointing post-2001 albums that exclude superior songs you'll…
Charles Aaron / August 19, 2009

New Albums from Mastodon, Decemberists, and 12 More

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / March 24, 2009

Listen: Jim Jones, Hip-Hop Great?

New York rapper Jim Jones certainly knows how to make a hit record.
Larry Fitzmaurice / February 6, 2009