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.
"Bittersweet Symphony" by The Verve samples an obscure orchestral arrangement of the 1965 Rolling Stones song "The Last Time." The Verve had to sign away most of the royalties before they could release the song.
Carla Thomas became the first woman to achieve a Top 10 hit on the Hot 100 with a song she wrote herself when "Gee Whiz (Look At His Eyes)" reached the chart's top tier in 1961. Thomas was just 16-years-old when she penned it.