Dating coke bottles
The two artists resumed concentrating on their solo records, until the release of their second collaborative mixtape Coke Wave 2 in November that year.
The series ran for eight years between 2002-2010, totaling 14 volumes, and multiple spinoff films.Kharbouch made his mixtape debut in 2007, and released his debut studio album Excuse My French on May 21, 2013.in 2010, he had his breakthrough with "Choppa Choppa Down".Karim eventually found himself the primary breadwinner for the family.French Montana began his career as a battle rapper in his teens under the name Young French.At that time he had already been signed to Bad Boy Records following the success of his single "Shot Caller", and had just signed a joint-venture between Bad Boy and Maybach Music Group.
Fraud recalls recording a song for someone which French happened to have a guest feature on.
"A shopping deal is when an artist takes a liking in you, and they try to take you to a label to get you signed.
I was gonna go get signed to his label, but they were going through problems with Interscope.
In 2002, French and close friend Cams created a series of street DVDs called Cocaine City, drawing inspiration from the Smack DVD series popular at the time.
Initially as Young French, he used the DVDs as a means of showcasing his talent as an underground artist, including in it his own original music, freestyles, and collaborations with other artists.
Since then, Harry Fraud's production has been a staple among French's music, and Fraud has since ventured out into working with various other artists.