Cam’ron has been rapping about the highs and lows of the cocaine trade since his days spitting about “D Rugs” over two decades ago. But it took the new video for the Purple Haze 2 track “Medellin” to connect him with a true OG kingpin. The video, shot in the titular Colombian city, features a notable co-star: Roberto Escobar, self-professed former “accountant” of the Medellín Cartel and older brother of the cartel’s founder, the infamous Pablo Escobar. So you know Complex had to get on the phone with Killa Cam to find out how it happened…

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