Salute

Album: Capo (2011)
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Songfacts®:

  • This Diplo produced Jim Jones track features Cam'ron and Juelz Santana. Cam'ron told MTV News' RapFix Live there's no elaborate story behind this song. "It wasn't no big story behind it," he explained. "He sent me the record, I did it. He went to Juelz's studio, I knocked it out. Jim comes by my crib where the studio at. We sit down for two, three hours, and we go in the basement and knock the songs out. I'm not gonna sit here and act like some spaceship landed or a boat docked. Jim comes by the house, we go in the basement, we smoke, do the song, that's it. We go back in another two, three days and do the same thing."
  • The song acted as a reunion of sorts between Jones, Cam'ron and Juelz Santana. Cam'ron and Jim Jones grew up together in Harlem and were both co-founders of the Hip-Hop group The Diplomats in 1997. Juelz Santana joined the group in 2000.

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