This release included the single "Got Your Money", which garnered worldwide chart success.
The song was produced by The Neptunes and featured chorus vocals by R&B singer Kelis.
In 2005, five months after his death, he was posthumously appeared on the song "Blah-Blah-Blah" by Brooke Valentine on her debut album, Chain Letter.
In August 2017 in an interview on Hot 97, Wu-Tang Clan member RZA confirmed that the new Wu-Tang album, Wu-Tang: The Saga Continues, will contain unreleased vocals by Ol' Dirty Bastard.
Russell Jones was born on November 15, 1968 in the Fort Greene section of Brooklyn, New York.
He and his cousins Robert Diggs and Gary Grice shared a taste for rap music and martial arts-style movies.
In 2001, with Ol' Dirty Bastard again in jail for crack cocaine possession, his record label Elektra Records made the decision to release a greatest hits album (despite there being only two albums in his back catalog) in order to both end their contract with the artist (see below section), in order to help him profit from the publicity generated by his legal troubles.better known under his stage name Ol' Dirty Bastard (or ODB), was an American rapper and producer.He was one of the founding members of the Wu-Tang Clan, a rap group primarily from Staten Island, New York which first rose to mainstream prominence with their 1993 debut album Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers).Using a false name, Ol' Dirty Bastard visited the girl in the hospital frequently until he was spotted by members of the media.The evening following the traffic accident, Ol' Dirty Bastard rushed on-stage unexpectedly as Shawn Colvin took the stage to give her acceptance speech for Song of the Year at the 1998 Grammy Awards, and he announced he had recently purchased expensive clothes in anticipation of winning the Grammy Award for Best Rap Album that he lost to Puff Daddy. I want you all to know that this is ODB, and I love you all. " The incident was widely covered in the mainstream media.He had fewer appearances on this album than the group's debut, contributing to one solo track ("Dog Shit"), three verses ("Maria", "Reunited", "Heaterz"), one hook ("As High as Wu-Tang Get"), and a spoken introduction/refrain ("Triumph").