Got It for Cheap

Album: Crime Pays (2009)

Songfacts®:

  • Cam'ron told MTV News that he originally did this track about a year before the release of Crime Pays. He explained: "That's one of the oldest songs on the Internet. I did that about a year ago. Somebody did the hook. So I did it over, did the hook. It got a great buzz. It got, like, 8 million hits on the Internet. I felt the beat was real hard, I just went in on it."

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