Whether Jimmy is holding it down for The Diplomats or stepping out solo by flyin’ high and poppin’ champagne, we couldn’t help but nod our heads. Even though these days he’s keeping us outfitted in street style with his Vampire Life clothing line, his music still serves as the perfect soundtrack when we’re feeling on top of the world.
Check out our picks for Jim’s top 15 songs, and let us know if your favorites made the cut! And don’t forget to blast our Spotify playlist as you count down to tonight’s episode of Chrissy & Mr. Jones at 9/8c on VH1.
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15. “The Good Stuff” f. NOE
Jimmy raps about the finer things in life.
14. “Dancin’ On Me” with DJ Webstar, f. Juelz Santana
This video shows what happens when Webstar throws a house party — without Jim’s permission.
13. “What You Been Drankin’ On” f. P. Diddy, Paul Wall and Jha Jha
12. “Perfect Day” f. Chink Santana and Logic
Whatever the meaning of your perfect day is, this song will undoubtedly take you there.
11. “Nasty Girl” f. Jeremih and DJ Spinking
Um, the title says it all. But naturally, the beat is pretty nasty, too.
10. “I Really Mean It” with the Diplomats
Jim and Cam’ron tear up this track from the Diplomats’ first joint LP, Diplomatic Immunity.
9. “Precious” f. Ryan Leslie
Jimmy professes his love for a special lady — in our hearts, we want this song to be about his girl, Chrissy!
7. “Baby Girl” f. Max B.
6. “Certified Gangstas” f. Cam’ron and Game
Jimmy wasn’t afraid to add in a little West Coast flavor on this track.
5. “Walk It Out” (remix) by Unk, f. Jim Jones and Andre 3000
You thought Jim could only represent Harlem? Think again. He took his rhymes to the Dirty South on the remix of Unk’s 2006 hit.
4. “Summer Wit’ Miami” f. Trey Songs
3. “Crunk Muzik” with The Diplomats
Known for keeping things in the family, this cut was featured on solo LPs by Jimmy, Cam’ron, and Juelz Santana in addition to Diplomatic Immunity II.
2. “We Fly High”
This song made us believe that we were total bosses. And the remix was pretty hot, too.
1. “Pop Champagne” with Ron Browz f. Juelz Santana
Okay, “We Fly High” actually was a bigger hit on the charts, but this song totally ruled club nights back in 2008.
Now that you’ve browsed through our picks, listen to our Spotify playlist!