Percy Lee Chapman better known as Tragedy Khadafi and in his earlier years Intelligent Hoodlum made his come up in New York’s Queensbridge Housing projects and is one of the artists who help spawn Mobb Deep as well as Capone-N-Noreaga.
One of Tragedy’s closest friends Imam Thug would in 1996 be released from incarceration at Clinton Correctional Facility and go on to work in the rapper’s offices at 25 to Life Entertainment. Desiring to be more of an asset to the company, Imam set out to become a rapper and dedicated himself to perfecting his skills.
In 1997 Tragedy Khadafi would release his mixtape Iron Sheiks that featured a cut from his close friend and business partner Imam Thug entitled “True Confession.”
Listen to the classic track available below.