John David Jackson (born November 18, 1977), better known by his stage name Fabolous, is an American rapper. Jackson's career began when he was a senior in high school and ended up rapping live on American record producer and music executive DJ Clue's radio show, then on Hot 97. Jackson was subsequently signed by DJ Clue to his label Desert Storm, and later secured a distribution deal with Elektra Records. Fabolous' first release, Ghetto Fabolous (2001), spawned the hit singles "Can't Deny It" (featuring Nate Dogg) and "Young'n (Holla Back)", which led Jackson to prominence. His second release was 2003's Street Dreams, which was supported by two Top 10 singles "Can't Let You Go" (featuring Lil' Mo) and "Into You" (featuring Tamia or Ashanti).

Including the aforementioned songs, Jackson’s series of hit singles extended throughout the 2000s, including "Trade It All, Pt. 2" (featuring Diddy and Jagged Edge), "Breathe", "Make Me Better" (featuring Ne-Yo), "Baby Don't Go" (featuring T-Pain), "Throw It in the Bag" (featuring The-Dream) and "You Be Killin' Em". He is also known for appearing on several R&B singles, including "Superwoman Pt. II" by Lil' Mo, "Dip It Low" by Christina Milian, "Shawty Is a 10" by The-Dream, "Addiction" by Ryan Leslie, "I Can't Hear the Music" by Brutha, "She Got Her Own" by Jamie Foxx, "Say Aah" by Trey Songz, and much more.

In 2004, Jackson signed to Atlantic Records (another subsidiary of Warner Music Group), after leaving Elektra, where he released Real Talk, his first and only album under Atlantic. In 2006, Jackson was let out of his contract with Atlantic and officially signed with Def Jam Recordings (owned by Warner competitor Universal Music Group). Also in 2006, Jackson founded his own record label, Street Family Records. In 2007, he released From Nothin' to Somethin', under Def Jam. In 2009, he would go on to release his fifth album, Loso's Way. Throughout the years Jackson has released several mixtapes, including several installments of his highly acclaimed There Is No Competition series and The S.O.U.L. Tape series, respectively. He released his sixth album, The Young OG Project, in 2014.

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Exes & Summer Flings (with Fabolous)

December 18, 2020

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Return to Elm Street

Return to Elm Street

October 29, 2020

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Into You (Stripped Version)

Into You (Stripped Version)

May 15, 2020

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November 29, 2019

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B.O.M.B.S.

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November 15, 2019

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Choosy

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October 4, 2019

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Ooh Yea (feat. Ty Dolla $ign)

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Friday On Elm Street

Friday On Elm Street

November 24, 2017

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Stand Up

Stand Up

October 31, 2017

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Stacks Up

Stacks Up

October 30, 2017

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Flipmode

September 1, 2017

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Goyard Bag

Goyard Bag

February 3, 2017

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Friday Night Freestyle

Friday Night Freestyle

July 6, 2015

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The Young OG Project

The Young OG Project

December 26, 2014

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I'm so Brooklyn (Part Five)

I'm so Brooklyn (Part Five)

October 4, 2014

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When I Feel Like It

When I Feel Like It

January 1, 2013

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Ready

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January 1, 2013

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So NY

So NY

January 1, 2012

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When The North and South Collide Part 2

When The North and South Collide Part 2

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There Is No Competition 2

There Is No Competition 2

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Money Money Money

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January 1, 2010

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There Is No Competition 2: The Grieving Music Mixtape

There Is No Competition 2: The Grieving Music Mixtape

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Loso's Way

Loso's Way

January 1, 2009

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Loso's Way [Exclusive Edition (Explicit)]

Loso's Way [Exclusive Edition (Explicit)]

January 1, 2009

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Throw It In The Bag

Throw It In The Bag

January 1, 2009

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Loso's Way (Japan Version)

Loso's Way (Japan Version)

January 1, 2009

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When the North & South Collide Part 2

When the North & South Collide Part 2

August 7, 2007

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Rhino Hi-Five: Fabolous

Rhino Hi-Five: Fabolous

April 24, 2007

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From Nothin' To Somethin' (Explicit Version)

From Nothin' To Somethin' (Explicit Version)

January 1, 2007

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From Nothin' To Somethin'

From Nothin' To Somethin'

January 1, 2007

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From Nothin' To Somethin' (Bonus Track Version)

From Nothin' To Somethin' (Bonus Track Version)

January 1, 2007

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Don't Stop

Don't Stop

February 25, 2005

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Rolling Stone Original

Rolling Stone Original

December 21, 2004

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Real Talk

Real Talk

November 8, 2004

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Real Talk (123)

Real Talk (123)

October 11, 2004

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More Street Dreams Pt. 2: The Mixtape

More Street Dreams Pt. 2: The Mixtape

November 4, 2003

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Make U Mine (feat. Mike Shorey)

Make U Mine (feat. Mike Shorey)

October 21, 2003

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Now Ride

Now Ride

October 21, 2003

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Street Dreams (Bonus Track)

Street Dreams (Bonus Track)

February 1, 2003

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Street Dreams

Street Dreams

January 14, 2003

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This Is My Party

This Is My Party

January 1, 2002

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January 1, 2001

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