Jay had already wrote ‘Can I Get A…’ before I got it.
I wrote my rhymes around it…Whenever me and Jay recorded it was a natural thing. The way we sounded together, it was a good chemistry…Jay had respect for my talent – writing and my voice – nothing more. I’m never going to lose any love for Jay.” Despite some success with Jay Z and Roc-A-Fella, Amil says she wasn’t fully invested in her Rap career.
“It [all] took off from there,” Amil says in an interview with Billboard. Did I realize what was happening right before my eyes? I rebelled against the industry because it’s not what I wanted. I had to be there for him.” Her son was important to her and she says her career took a backseat, as evidenced by some of her choices.
Jay gave me the opportunity of a lifetime, and what I did with it was my own decision. There was never a relationship between me and Jay or anyone over there.
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