“Worst enemies want to be my best friends. Best friends want to be enemies, like that’s what’s in.” –Nas “Success”
In a surprise to many, Dipset capo Jim Jones went on a expletive-filled tirade against former friend and business partner Dame Dash accusing his fellow Harlemite of stealing from him and being “the real culture vulture.”
Just a few months ago, Dash was speaking favorably of an upcoming Dipset reunion and even made an appearance on the Jim Jones and Smoke DZA collaboration “Don’t Be Scared,” but something has obviously gone terribly wrong between the two friends since then.
Dash recently made an Instagram post about his new wine venture, Dusko Blue, when Jones commented with the following:
Dash responded to Jones’ post just a few minutes later and took the high road about the situation:
I’m not sure what exactly would make @jimjonescapo disrespect me publicly or any kind of way but if it’s over money or Business i really don’t think that’s the most productive way to deal with things…but I’m always open for discussion as long as we speak as men… I would never be ignorant enough to get on some tuff s—… That’s what’s killing our culture… I have nothing but love for you despite your disrespect…we are all kind of used to the way you react in the moment but it’s just not positive or productive for the culture….let’s lead by example…we can’t be fighting each other it makes us all look dumb harlem does stick together we never fight each other… Please don’t try to make a positive thing look negative….if you have a real issue we can talk about it…my daughter is on this Instagram…. And I love your family my n—a… Let’s hug it up…. We dont need to be fighting #harlemstickstogether