The album was also a critical success, being ranked 114th on Pitchfork Media's Top 200 Albums of the first decade of the 21st century List, and 10th on Rhapsody's Hip Hop's Best Albums Of The Decade List.However, after feeling that the album was poorly promoted and that his projects were not receiving the attention they deserved, Cam'ron requested his release from Roc-A-Fella Records.Around this time in the height of his mainstream fame, Cam'ron was known for popularizing the color pink.During this period, Cam'ron was always seen wearing pink clothing and even bought an all-pink Range Rover, which can be seen in his video for "Killa Cam". In 2001 Cam'ron signed a new label deal with Roc-A-Fella Records and released his critically acclaimed, third studio album Come Home with Me.
The album achieved gold status and made the Top 10 of both the pop and R&B charts. (Sports Drugs & Entertainment) on Sony/Epic Records. E., and producer Digga, it included the relatively successful singles, "Let Me Know" and "What Means The World To You".Giles was born on February 4, 1976 and raised in Harlem. He went to school at the Manhattan Center for Science and Mathematics, where he met his longtime friends Mase and Jim Jones.He was a promising basketball player alongside Mase, however, he was unable to take advantage of scholarship offers due to his poor academic standing.It included the hit singles "Oh Boy" and "Hey Ma", which both featured The Diplomats newest member and protege, Juelz Santana.The album achieved platinum status and served as a stepping stone for Cam'ron's group The Diplomats to sign with Roc-A-Fella.He is the de facto leader of East Coast hip hop group The Diplomats (also known as Dipset), and is a member of the duo U. In 1998, Cam'ron released his debut album Confessions of Fire on Epic, the album would achieve Gold status by the RIAA. In 2004 Cam'ron released his fourth studio album Purple Haze to critical acclaim reaching Gold status by the RIAA. it achieved Platinum status by the RIAA, and also contained Cam'ron's highest charting Billboard single to date, "Oh Boy," featuring his artist at the time Juelz Santana.A year later, the Diplomats released their second album, Diplomatic Immunity 2.Although not as successful as their debut, it still was boosted to gold status.A reported .5 million record deal was agreed upon with and Damon Dash and his Roc-A-Fella partners Kareem Biggs and Jay-Z in the form of a record advance.His third and most successful album Come Home with Me was released in 2002 featuring guests such as Jay-Z, Beanie Sigel, and Memphis Bleek, and production from Just Blaze, Kanye West and The Heatmakerz.