The Diplomats

Jim Jones Reflects After Mariah Carey Mentions Dipset in New Book

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Mariah Carey once stepped into the Harlem world of Dipset set world with Jim Jones, Camron, and Juelz Santana. Jones a.k.a. Capo is one of the founding members of the legendary Harlem Group, The Diplomats. As Hip-Hop royalty, it is without a doubt that the group has made memories that last a lifetime. One of […]

Is Juelz Santana Possibly Dissing Cam’ron?

Juelz Santana Says He Forgot a Gun Was in His Bag During TSA Search and Explains Why he Fled

Juelz Santana, Cam’ron, Jim Jones, and Freekey Zekey formed a hip-hop group in Harlem called The Diplomats. Some of the group’s most known songs include “Dipset Anthem,” “I’m Ready,” and “This is What I Do.” While fans may have enjoyed the group’s songs with each other, fans are now speculating if the group may be […]

Freekey Zekey Opens Up About the Night he Was Shot Then Labeled a Snitch

Freekey Zekey Opens Up About the Night he Was Shot Then Labeled a Snitch

In the Hip-Hop community, the last thing you want to be labeled is a snitch, especially if you claim to be someone with street credibility. It’s no secret that The Diplomats’ Freekey Zekey had the notorious label hovering over his head since 2003. The Harlem rapper was involved in a car accident that ended in […]

Cam’Ron Reveals He Passed on a Role in ‘Next Friday’

Cam'Ron Reveals That he Passed on a Role in 'Next Friday'

Cam’Ron sat down with Rap Radar and gave a lot of interesting insight about his past disagreements with JAY-Z,  performing at the B-Sides 2 show, snitching and many more. The Harlem rapper revealed that he passed up an opportunity to star in the second installment of the Friday franchise. “I didn’t want to do Friday […]

The Diplomats Tell Hilarious Story About Laurence Fishburne Encounter: ‘We Don’t Give a F*ck About You!’

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Respectfully one of the most influential groups throughout Hip-Hop history, the Diplomats affectionately known as Dipset, are on the verge of making a noisy comeback and the collective’s distinguished members are taking up the surface big time. The group recently sat down with Billboard to discuss the Diplomats’ official comeback and amid the dialogue described […]

Jim Jones Shows Max B Love During Performance

Jim Jones Shows Max B Love During Performance

Jim Jones gave a slight indication that his beef with Max B may have finally come to an end. The Diplomats took over The Apollo theater on Thanksgiving weekend for a highly-anticipated stop of their Gentrification tour. Ahead of Juelz Santana’s viral proposal to Kimbella, Jones took the time out to show love to Max […]

Cam’ron Calls Kanye West Uncle Tom on The Diplomats New Album

Cam'ron Calls Kanye West Uncle Tom on The Diplomats New Album

The Diplomats gave their fans a Thanksgiving present with the release of their first album in 14 years, Diplomatic Ties. As soon as you’re introduced to the collection, there are shots coming out the gate. Cam’ron took a direct shot at Kanye West on the first track called, “Intro: Stay Down.” Cam dedicated his entire […]

Dipset Back! The Diplomats Plan to Drop Their New Album ‘Diplomatic Ties’ on Thanksgiving

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The boys are back! Cam’ron, Jim Jones, Juelz Santana, and, yes, even Freekey Zekey — known collectively as legendary Harlem rap clique The Diplomats — are finally dropping a new album together for the first time in 14 years. Advertisement View this post on Instagram #DipSetThanksGiving “Diplomatic Ties” 11/22 #BlackFridayConcert at th #Apollo 11/23 #DiplomatFriday […]

Juelz Santana Facing Foreclosure On His New Jersey Home

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The Dipset lieutenant Juelz Santana is facing more legal trouble in New Jersey, but this time it’s with the bank. Wells Fargo is taking the Harlem rapper to court, claiming that Santana, whose real name is LaRon James, has not made any mortgage payments on his half-million dollar condominium. Santana has been leasing the $3K […]

Throwback Hip Hop Track Of The Week: The Diplomats “Dipset Anthem”

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Harlem rap group The Diplomats came through like an unannounced storm in the early 2000’s. Led by the de facto leader, Cam’ron, the group’s style, and flash played an integral part in their come up. The group consisted of Cam’ron, Jim Jones, Juelz Santana and Freekey Zeekey. Prior to their arrival, New York hip-hop featured more bars than […]

Wu Tang Clan Sued By 60s Soul Group The Diplomats Over 2017 Song

Three members of the 60s soul group The Diplomats are suing the Wu Tang Clan for allegedly using the melody, lyrics and rhythm of their 1969 song “I’ve Got The Kind Of Love” on the WTC’s 2017 track ‘People Say”. The members of The Diplomats also claim that “People Say” is a prominent lyric in […]

Jim Jones Is Building A New Home For Mama Jones Post Unfortunate Christmas Fire

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On Christmas day of last year, Jim Jones‘ shared a video of Instagram of himself in front of a scenery filled with firefighters, fire trucks with ladders amidst beaming emergency signals in front of a burning house. The burning Englewood, NJ house in the background was his mother’s, Nancy Jones aka Mama Jones. Reports have surfaced that Mama […]

Juju Opens Up About Break Up With Cam’ron: “We Were Just Growing Apart”

Juju Opens Up About Break Up With Cam'ron: "We Were Just Growing Apart"

Juju stopped by The Breakfast Club this morning and broke her silence about the split from Cam’ron. Last month, the emcee appeared on the radio show saying that they broke up because it just wasn’t “fun anymore.” He claims the couple had disagreements over Instagram, but Juju tells us why they really decided to call […]

The Diplomats Officially Unify In New Visual ‘Once Upon a Time’

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The Diplomats shook up east coast hip-hop history when they reunited on the stage of Hammerstein Ballroom last month. The reunion follows years of internally wretched dilemmas and deceit among the four comrades, Cam’ron, and Jim Jones, in particular, Juelz Santana, and Freekey Zekey. The Harlem class act of a collective solidifies their unification in […]

Cam’ron Was Paid $70k for Mase Diss ‘Dinner Time’

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In a recent interview with The Breakfast Club, Cam’ron sat down with Angela Yee and Charlamagne to tell his side about the recent battle between him and his former brother in rhyme, Mase. Cam doesn’t consider any song where he refers to his times with Mase as a “diss.” As a matter a fact, he […]