It is important that we continue to promote these adverts as our local businesses need as much support as possible during these challenging times. Read more at Wikipedia ... Show less. Ol' Dirty Bastard's solo career began March 28, 1995. Russell Jones Jr. is on Facebook. [25], In October 2000, he escaped from his court-mandated drug treatment facility and spent one month as a fugitive. During a traffic stop, the details of which remain clouded in multiple versions of events, he was arrested for attempted murder and criminal weapon possession. He was one of the founding members of the Wu-Tang Clan, a rap group primarily from Staten Island, New York, which rose to mainstream prominence with its 1993 debut album Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers). His first solo album, Return to the 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version, spawned the hit singles "Brooklyn Zoo" and "Shimmy Shimmy Ya", which helped propel the album to platinum status. Charlotte Jones is on Facebook. Russell from Pontypool, South Wales took to Youth Cymru’s Glanfa Stage and showed us what an incredible performer he is. Insane Clown Posse re-recorded the track and re-edited Ol' Dirty Bastard's vocals in order to form four rhymes out of his rambling, titling the song "Bitches".[16]. [5][3], His professional success was hampered by frequent legal troubles, including incarceration. I want you all to know that this is ODB, and I love you all. Photos of Russell Jones - Actor, Extra and Singer based in Cardiff, United Kingdom. 3:27 PREVIEW Sleeping Giant. Russell Jones was born on November 15, 1968, in the Fort Greene section of Brooklyn, New York. Russell Jones (Image: SYCO/THAMES TV) But tonight he is going solo as he auditions in front of Simon Cowell, Nicole Scherzinger, Louis Walsh and Sharon Osbourne. Russell Tyrone Jones (November 15, 1968 – November 13, 2004), better known by his stage name Ol' Dirty Bastard (often abbreviated as ODB), was an American rapper and producer.He was one of the founding members of the Wu-Tang Clan, a rap group primarily from Staten Island, New York, which rose to mainstream prominence with its 1993 debut album Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers). He has a unique and infectious vocal backed up by intricate guitar melodies and cracking choruses. “From a young age my family noticed I wasn’t grasping certain simple tasks and became more clearer in nursery school and infant school. Welsh singer-songwriter, Type: Person, Gender: Male, Born: in Cardiff, Area: United Kingdom I feel the education system failed me to a certain extent. “It’s a good feeling being in control, and for once in my life I have a choice, and haven't let my dyslexia hold me back in achieving great successes coming third in Britain’s Got Talent to being on the X-factor.”. After the contract with Elektra was terminated, the label D-3 records released the album The Trials and Tribulations of Russell Jones in 2002, composed of tracks compiled without Ol' Dirty Bastard's input. ’20’, is an anniversary release which captures key moments in his career with 13 newly recorded songs sung in his unmistakable trademark tenor. Siôn Russell Jones is a singer/songwriter from Cardiff, Wales. A … Russell Jones has been working with the International Dyslexia Association to raise awareness of the difficulties of going through school with dyslexia. Why Only Boys Aloud's Russell Jones loves singing to residents in care homes. Ol' Dirty Bastard collapsed at approximately 4:35 pm (EST) on November 13, 2004 (two days before his 36th birthday) at RZA's recording studio (36 Chambers Records LLC on West 34th Street in New York City). [citation needed], In February 1998, Ol' Dirty Bastard witnessed a car accident from the window of his Brooklyn recording studio. 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