better known by his stage name Cam'ron (formerly Killa Cam), is an American rapper, actor and entrepreneur from Harlem, New York. Cam'ron was also a part of the group Children of the Corn before they disbanded in 1997. In 2002 Cam'ron starred in the Roc-A-Fella films Paper Soldiers and Paid in Full.
He is the de facto leader of East Coast hip hop group The Diplomats (also known as Dipset), and is a member of the duo U. In 1998, Cam'ron released his debut album Confessions of Fire on Epic, the album would achieve Gold status by the RIAA. In 2004 Cam'ron released his fourth studio album Purple Haze to critical acclaim reaching Gold status by the RIAA.
Killa Season was released to DVD on April 25, 2006, after a special two-day theatrical release.
In 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, in 2003 under Roc-A-Fella/Diplomat Records, which was quickly certified gold by the RIAA.
He began work on what would be his first project for the new label. Despite selling 112,000 units in the first week and debuting at number 2 on the charts, Killa Season failed to have the same sales strength as his two previous releases, but Killa Season became certified gold.
A reported .5 million record deal was agreed upon with and Damon Dash and his Roc-A-Fella partners Kareem Biggs and Jay-Z in the form of a record advance.
The album achieved platinum status and served as a stepping stone for Cam'ron's group The Diplomats to sign with Roc-A-Fella.
In 2006 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.
The first single from the album "Oh Yeah" was released on May 19, 2016 and featured Juelz Santana.
Giles was born on February 4, 1976 and raised in Harlem. He went to school at the Manhattan Center for Science and Mathematics, where he met his longtime friends Mase and Jim Jones.
Giles was eventually introduced to The Notorious BIG through his childhood friend Mase.