Loyalty

Album: Bigga Than Life (2010)
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Songfacts®:

  • This is the first single from American rapper and Cash Money founder Birdman's fifth album, Bigga than Life. The song features verses from Lil Wayne and Tyga, who is the cousin of Travis McCoy, the lead vocalist of the group Gym Class Heroes. Kane Beatz and The Mad Violinist team up for production credits.
  • The video is the last one that Lil Wayne shot before he started his spell in Rikers Island prison. It was one of a number of clips that Lil Wayne filmed before he was incarcerated on gun possession charges in March 2010.

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