(born Jason Phillips) became a member of the Ruff Ryders
in 1999. Five years earlier, he joined the LOX
(who started their saga as a group called the Warlocks) and has remained a member of both groups since. Jadakiss
released his debut solo album, Kiss tha Game Goodbye
, in August 2001 on the Ruff Ryders/Interscope label. Three years later, second album Kiss of Death
was released. Last Kiss arrived in 2009 with the mixtape I Love You: A Dedication to My Fans following in 2011.