Bred 2 Die · Born 2 Live is the debut studio album by Atlanta rapper Lil Scrappy, released on December 5, 2006. The album debuted at #24 on the Billboard 200 with about 82,000 copies sold.
Guests on the album include Yung Joc, Stayfresh, Young Buck, Young Dro, Bohagon, Lil Jon, Three 6 Mafia, Playboy Tre, Lloyd, Yo Gotti, Lil' Chris, Nook, Olivia & 50 Cent. Production came from Sha Money XL, Jazze Pha, Drumma Boy, Eminem, Lil Jon, J. R. Rotem and Isaac "Ike Dirty" Hayes, among others.
The album's lead single, "Money in the Bank", featuring Young Buck, was featured in the video game WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2007, and was released on March 31, 2006. The song, produced by Isaac "Ike Dirty" Hayes, peaked at number twenty-eight on the Billboard Hot 100 and was certified Gold by the RIAA for sales of over 500,000. The second single is "Gangsta, Gangsta", featuring vocals and production by Lil Jon. The third single is "Oh Yeah (Work)", featuring E-40 and Sean P of the YoungBloodZ.
- The song "Been a Boss" uses a line from Young Jeezy in the song "Do The Damn Thang".
- The song "Livin' in the Projects" uses a line from 2Pac on the Scarface song, "Smile".
- The song "Oh Yeah (Work)" uses some sample beats from YoungBloodZ's "Presidential Sh" and also from Lil Jon's "Snap Yo Fingers".
Below are the songs which not make the final cut:
- "Pop It Off" (Produced By Tec Beatz)
- "My Life" (feat. 50 Cent & Chyna Whyte)
- "Put It In The Air" (feat. Nivea)
- "You Ain't Know" (feat. Bo Hagon) - This song was leaked to the internet to Lil Jon's MySpace in January 2006.