8 Disappointing Rap ‘Comebacks’ (pg. 6)
The Rapper: Cam’Ron
The Return: Ah, who can forget Killa Cam’s “hot summer”? (*crickets*) Um, pretty much everyone. ‘Cause it never quite panned out. But three years after releasing his 2006 album, Killa Season, the Harlem vet did finally reemerge with his more “mature” effort, Crime Pays, last year.
The Reaction: “My Job”? “Get It In Ohio”? “Cookies-n-Apple Juice”? To diehard Diplomats, CP was probably worth the wait. But to anyone else, all the controversy surrounding the album (including the end of Dipset) was way more interesting than anything that actually ended up on the album.