Hard Knock Life as its first single. The song is produced by Irv Gotti and Lil' Rob. The song is notable for popularizing a young Amil and Ja Rule, as well as becoming one of Jay-Z's most commercially successful singles at the time, peaking at number 19 on the Billboard Hot The song deals with the question of whether Jay-Z's girlfriend would stick with him if he wasn't wealthy. The vinyl "Can I Get A
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