“Why you bring that money to the club if you ain’t throwin’ it?” YG raps in the song’s introduction.
J. Cole, who also has a guest verse on the song, was absent from the performance.
Produced by Gibbo, “Scared Money” is the lead single from the Long Beach rapper’s forthcoming sixth studio album Pray For Me. Out from Def Jam later this year, the LP follows 2020’s My Life4Hunnid, which had guest features from Lil Wayne, Tyga, Lil Tjay, Gunna and Ty Dolla $ign, among others.
“It’s just the growth of me, my headspace, what I’m on in life,” YG said about the album in an interview with Power 106’s Power Mornings.
Moneybagg Yo made his debut on The Tonight Show last April with a performance of his single “Time Today. He’s currently working on a sequel to 2019’s 43va Heartless mixtape.
In other music news, J. Cole has announced the Dreamville Festival 2022 lineup.