New York rapper Jim Jones isn’t backing down or apologizing. The hip-hop veteran has come forward to speak up on recently calling his job title more dangerous than fighting a war in Iraq.

Big Facts: Jimmy went to his Instagram page this week and provided context and defended his initial statements.

High-Key Details: A few days ago, Jimmy emphasized the dangers associated with becoming a rapper.

Wait, There’s More: Recently, fellow Harlem rapper Dave East called being a hip-hop artist extremely dangerous.

Before You Go: A few day days ago, Jim Jones linked up for a photo shoot with Dipset leader Cam’ron.