SOURCE: KOCH Records

November 15, 2006 16:50 ET

Jim Jones' New Album "Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product of My Environment)" Sells 106,450 Units First Week Debuting at #1 on the Billboard Rap Chart, #1 on Billboard Indy Chart and #6 on Billboard Top

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"We Fly High" Remix Video Shoot Completed; To Celebrate the Holidays, Jones to Release New Holiday Album, "A Dipset X-Mas" on December 5th, 2006; Holiday Album Set to Include New "We Fly High" Remix

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 15, 2006 --KOCH Records recording artist Jim Jones explodes out of the gate as his new album "Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product of My Environment)" sells 106,450 units in its first week, debuting at #6 on the Billboard Top 200, #1 on the Billboard Independent Chart this week and #1 on the Billboard Rap chart.

"Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product of My Environment)" is Jones' 3rd album to date and is on track to be his biggest album yet.

Jones' explosive single, "We Fly High" is currently #10 at Urban radio with over 56 million in audience. The video for the single hit #1 on BET overall this week and #1 on "Rap City," and also top 10 at MTV and MTV2.

A video for the remix of "We Fly High" was just shot in Atlanta and will feature T.I., Diddy, Young Dro, Juelz Santana and Baby. The video re-teams Director Dale Resteghini with Jim Jones. Expect to see it on the airwaves very shortly

In additional Jones news, Jimmy is also getting ready to spread some Holiday cheer in the shape of a specially-priced Christmas release called "A Dipset X-Mas." The 10 track album will hit stores on December 5th, 2006. It features classic holiday songs (done Dipset style), some new unreleased material, plus the remix to his hit single, "We Fly High," featuring Diddy, T.I., Young Dro, and Baby.

The track listing for "A Dipset X-mas" is as follows:

1.   "Dipset X-Mas Time"
2.   "Have A Happy Christmas"
3.   "Wish List"
4.   "Ballin' On X-Mas"
5.   "If Everyday Was X-Mas"
6.   "We Get Money"
7.   "Too High"
8.   "City Boys"
9.   "We Fly High" Remix feat.  Diddy, T.I., JD, Young Dro, and Baby
10.  "Letter To The Game"
For more info on Jim Jones, please go to www.CapoStatus.com or www.MySpace.com/JimJones.

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