He independently promoted and distributed his music on the streets and pressed it on DJs at strip clubs.
Jones eventually signed to upcoming southern record label Swishahouse after meeting with Swishahouse A&R T. At that time, Swishahouse was signing fellow upcoming southern rappers Slim Thug, Paul Wall and Chamillionaire.
Chamillionaire then accused Jones, a past member of Swishahouse, of slander.
Jones dropped out of high school and briefly took jobs at fast food restaurants.After two months the album also achieved Platinum status, eventually reaching double Platinum. After leaving Jive Records Jones signed to a distribution deal with Asylum Records for his label Ice Age. The song gained further recognition when fellow rapper Lil Wayne freestyled on his version "Sky Is The Limit" for his "Da Drought 3" mixtape.In September 2006 Jones released the single titled "Mr. On January 31, 2007, Jones announced an upcoming EP and a movie, both titled The American Dream.Jones has his own line of Cognac called "House of Dobbe".Jones has been actively involved in many charity programs, such as his Ice Age for Kids and The American Dream Foundation, through which he hosted community youth events and donated thousands of dollars to help.
He quickly released his second single, "Back Then", which eventually went Platinum, making it Jones's first Platinum single.