The group dissolved after Bloodshed's death in a car accident in 1997. … In 2009 Cam'ron formed a new label, Dipset West and new group the U.N.. I wish him the best. 1 [Mixtape Cover Art", "Cam'ron - The Program Mixtape - Stream & Download", "1st of the Month, Vol. However, despite admitting that he did not want to contact Jim Jones, he said that he had no hard feelings towards him. The album debuted at #2 on the Billboard 200 and topped the R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. Cam’ron’s got a busy 2015 ahead of himself, and it’ll likely culminate with his new album Purple Haze 2. After demanding a release from Sony/Epic Records, Cam'ron signed with his childhood friend and new manager Damon Dash to Roc-A-Fella Records in 2001, alongside artists such as Jay-Z, Beanie Sigel, Freeway and Memphis Bleek. Looks like Cam’ron is eyeing retirement from the rap game.. Cam'ron has had contact with the police in the past. While stopped at a traffic light at the intersection of New York and New Jersey Avenue shortly after midnight, a passenger of a nearby car threatened Cam'ron to "give up" his 2006 Lamborghini. His fourth studio album and final release on Roc-A-Fella, Purple Haze was released in 2004 to critical acclaim and commercial success, being certified gold by the RIAA. Listen online to Cam'ron - Oh Boy and see which albums it appears on. It's a jambalaya of strings, keys, and heavy bass lines: Cam gives the listener an album strictly for the … Although none of the singles from the album managed to chart, the album still reached number 3 on the Billboard 200 but only sold 150,000 units, making it the lowest selling album of his career. It featured collaborations with Kanye West, Jaheim, Twista, Juelz Santana, and various other artists and ultimately reached gold status. (Jim Jones featuring Juelz Santana and Cam'ron), (enter "Cam'ron" into the "Search BPI Awards" box). on Discogs. [37], On February 1, 2007, Cam'ron and 50 Cent had a live argument on The Angie Martinez Show on Hot 97 radio. In addition to Master P, the album features appearances from Monique Chandler, Shaniqua Williams, Toya, Freeway, DMX, and fellow Diplomat rapper Hell Rell, who was incarcerated at the time of the album's release.The album debuted at #8 on the Billboard 200 selling 92,000 copies in its first week. [19] On August 1, 2014 Cam'ron released his 1st of the Month, Vol. [7], On February 11, 2014, Cam'ron, along with fashion designer Mark McNairy, revealed their "Cape line" during the New York fashion week. After a lengthy hiatus, Dipset founder Cam’ron returns to the charts with his latest album, Crime Pays, opening at no. That seems like a very long time for / You There's a harsh reality around violence and criminal justice in our inner cities." Will Purple Haze 2 Be Cam'ron's Last Album? Cam’ron Previews New Fire. Cam replied briefly on "Come and Talk to Me" off of Ghetto Heaven Vol. [9] He began work on what would be his first project for the new label. On April 22, 2007, Cam'ron was interviewed on 60 Minutes as part of a piece on the Stop Snitchin' movement. In 2012 Cam'ron was featured on rapper/singer Wiz Khalifa's second studio album O.N.I.F.C. 6 EP. [citation needed] In 2006 he started shooting his movie for his album titled Killa Season; the film would mark both Cam'ron's screenwriting and directorial debuts, as well as his return to acting. [14], In January 2014, according to Complex Magazine, Cam'ron and A-Trak were to team up for a collaborative EP to be titled Federal Reserve which would be executive-produced by Dame Dash and have featured appearances by Juelz Santana and Jim Jones. The album was originally titled "The Rough, Rough, Rough Album" and was set for a 1999 release, however the project was pushed back to 2000 and many new songs were recorded. That is a dark reality in so many neighborhoods like mine across America. For other uses, see. Giles has also occasionally worked as an actor, starring in the Roc-A-Fella films Paper Soldiers and Paid in Full in 2002. Beginning his career in the mid-1990s as Killa Cam, Giles signed to Lance "Un" Rivera's Untertainment under the aegis of Epic and released his first two studio albums Confessions of Fire and S.D.E. Cam’ron Articles and Media. In 2000, Cam'ron was working with music executive Tommy Mottola and released his second album S.D.E. In an interview with Miss Info, Cam'ron said: "I still haven't spoken to Jim. [38] Both rappers released diss songs with videos on YouTube. Instead, he enrolled in a college in Texas, without even graduating from high school, but soon dropped out and returned to Harlem where he began selling drugs before starting his rap career. In March 2003, Cam'ron teamed up with his fellow Diplomats Members Jim Jones, Juelz Santana, and Freekey Zeeky to release the Diplomats' debut double disc album, Diplomatic Immunity, under Roc-A-Fella/Diplomat Records, which was quickly certified gold by the RIAA. It included the hit singles "Oh Boy" and "Hey Ma", which both featured the Diplomats newest member Juelz Santana. Giles was born on February 4, 1976 and raised in Harlem. It's about business but it's still also a code of ethics" When asked by Anderson Cooper if he would tell the police if a serial killer was living next to him, Cam'ron replied "I would probably move" but would not inform the police. BIG introduced Giles to Lance Rivera, who signed him to his label, Untertainment.[3][4]. In fact, during the four-year hiatus separating his last studio album and his solid, somewhat unexpected new mixtape, The Program, there were not only precious few indications that new music would be forthcoming anytime soon, the sometimes eccentric MC … 1 - EP by Cam'ron", "iTunes - Music - 1st of the Month, Vol. The album achieved gold status and made the Top 10 of both the pop and R&B charts. "50 Cent on Instagram: "I said Cam I would talk to you like you ain't got money, if I didn't see them big ass knot's in ya pockets. In 2006 Cam'ron released his fifth studio album, Killa Season, which contained a film of the same name, in which Cam'ron made his director-screenwriter debut and starred as the main character.