Verse Two: I made the change from a common thief. And I'm far from cheap, I smoke skunk with my peeps all day. Way back, when I had the red and black lumberjack. Hangin' pictures on my wall. Now I'm in the limelight 'cause I rhyme tight. Number eight: never keep no weight on you.
Although you might not have any sneaky intentions, be careful, as it may create the appearance that you do. Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points. They be sittin in your kitchen, waitin to start hittin. Please help to this article by more precise citations. Sold out seats to hear Biggie Smalls speak. Your moms'll set that ass up, properly gassed up.
Born center, the opposite of a winner. Remember when I used to eat sardines for dinner. Sold out seats to hear Biggie Smalls speak. Slug hit your temple, watch your frame shake up. Your mother will be doing some gardening to give the donkey some good lighting.
Spread love, it's the Brooklyn way. Never keep no weight on you. Considered a fool 'cause I dropped out of high school. Never provide someone a service without compensation offered on-sight. Intro: Yeah, this album is dedicated to all the teachers that told me. We used to fuss when the landlord dissed us. Find yourself in serious shit.
Keep your family and business completely separated Business is cutthroat. Now I'm in the limelight 'cause I rhyme tight. Number ten: a strong word called consignment. The sought to quell the incredible impact that drugs had on the United States and the increase in violent crime nationwide. Condos in Queens, indo for weeks. Now honies play me close like butter played toast. If African Americans believe you are an informer they will not believe your denial, seated in the kitchen waiting to kill you : A strong word named delivery.
I don't care if they want a ounce, tell em bounce. I don't care if they want a ounce, tell em bounce. Number two: never let em know your next move. Whether it be money or quality. Verse One: It was all a dream.
Seven: this rule is so underrated. Time to get paid, blow up like the World Trade. If you ain't gettin bags stay the fuck from police uh- huh If niggaz think you snitchin ain't tryin listen. Can't tell me nothin bout this crack, this weed. After you clock out, remove yourself entirely. Number 10, a strong word called consignment Strictly for live men, not for freshmen If you ain't got the clientele. Now we sip champagne when we thirst- ay.
Don't you know Bad Boys move in silence or violence. And while Rap Genius does a great job of giving us the street-meaning of his bars, I feel as though there are more meaningful lessons we can take out of his lyrics. Verse Three: Super Nintendo, Sega Genesis. Now they write letters 'cause they miss me. Number three: never trust no- bo- dy.
Don't hesitate to explain what songwriters and singer wanted to say. Rule nombre uno: never let no one knowhow much, dough you hold, cause you know. Never keep no weight on you! And it's still all good. Number nine shoulda been number one to me. In fact, money beforehand is ideal. Condos in Queens, indo for weeks.
The weight Biggie is alluding to in this line is drug-weight, or crack. Hoodie to mask up, shit, for that fast buckshe be layin in the bushes to light that ass up. Hangin' pictures on my wall. Strictly for live men, not for freshmen. Number 10, a strong word called consignment Strictly for live men, not for freshmen If you ain't got the clientele.