[Tech issues persist even with the new bt hub. Where it's a problem is research. Not a prob. Do this quick now, and Harlem Spartans 'Money and Violence'... next.]
America to Harlem
Black music, 'roots and culture' wise? Is that before 'War' and the September-December 2019 explosion? Back and do A to G. Bit now and morning bash. Harlem (Spartans) on for the weekend.
to be cont. 27/12
South London boys get you crucified.
Wait there and I was made to win like I'm designed to blow. We're doin' major things, but it's a minor though. I used to pay for things but that was time ago. And now I hit you niggas with the Wiley flow, it's like. Bad 'em up, bad 'em up, bad 'em up once. Never could you take me for a dunce.
In the shadows let's build new pavements. Create wealth and own our entertainment. It's a wolf fam. and these kids need training and if you aren't contributing then stop the complaining.
I don't wanna die broke. I don't wanna die rich. Shit, I want no side-bitch. I want no fly-shit. I don't want to drive shit. I want no big crib I'm just tryna live. Yeah, I'm just tryna live. I'm just trying to live. Yeah, I'm just tryna live.
Life's not nice, it's awful It's your job to decide what haunts you. My dreams came true, it made me immortal. Wait, that's way too formal. I'm in and out Raiden's porthole. I know who I am, I just act like I'm normal. Never had no plug, that just made me resourceful. Desperate measures, y'all know what I may well resort to. I'm from an era where we guard the death so no one can record you. Them man are bystanders, they ain't bad by my standards. There's no playback on payback I've seen so many deaths, it made this highlander remorseful. That's why I made next of kin. Your friend might be bad, but the good die young. So if I was you, I would not stand next to him. (Listen) I see the state they left him in.
We make the wave, we could never get washed We don't behave we don't know about cost I hit the shops, pick a drop, and I floss I hit the shops, pick a drop, and I floss We make the wave, we could never get washed We don't behave we don't know about cost I hit the shops, pick a drop, and I floss (Yeah) I hit the shops, pick a drop (Yeah), and I floss.
Made this happen, I was the cause. Hand me the baton, hand me the torch. Running the game like it's a sport. But all I got in this world is my word and my balls. Said Scarface, GoodFellas learn the hard way. Never had a godfather or my padre, so I went and got some Margielas for my madre. Cause it's been graveyard shifts since I put dad in his grave. Made it out of the maze, I'm in amazement.
She said she wan' go yard. On the road she know mi park too hard. Ay, she said she wan' go down the West End. Fi spend money pon her blouse and frock. Ay, she said she wan' buy a Givenchy bag. Bag small but the price dem large. I Mr Anything or any ting. So mi ah go buy any ting that she want.
If it walk like a opp, talk like a opp smell like a opp then it must be a... If it look like a opp, chill with a opp, hang with a opp, then it must be...
Every time you turn your back I turn the page And now the chapter's called The One Who Got Away Forget the moral cah my moral still the same Different title but tomorrow's still the same The synopsis of the story of the break It won't be long before I pick you up again I didn't ever judge your content by the case But I can read you by the words you never say.
Oh, I'm thankful, where I reach in life. Man go-a-rough. Ghetto youth to fight the fight. Dem can't hold me now, can't hold me down, dem can't hold we now. Can't hold we down, hold. // Uh buss a shot for a real one. I don't mean a gun-finger buss a real one. Then, free butcher. We-was raised on the real dons. Not all these rasclaat lickle some-in's. Nah, black suit, like I'm dressed for a killing. Steppin' at m'aunties something fresh we be-whippin'. All black Range Rover all black women. I bet the Daily Mail wan' Photoshop a spliff in. Ay, this one, it got the summer on smash couple hundred plus VAT, do the fucking quick maths. Out of character to gas but it's facts, cuz I was in Ayia Napa in bless club. You can ask Demon and you can ask D Dubz. Representin' East and the city for the city ones, uh I ain't a gangster but I rave with dem We both pop ten bottles of escapism.
Officer: The Country..? Don: "...Dons. Officer : Dons. Don: Something different. Officer: Something different.
And life was bleak, playin' hide and seek. Had to rumble my team, man's on his D now Can you see, like one, two, three. Like A-B-C, like it's Blue's Clues. And you can't find me. When I kick in your door, ayy, when I kick in the door. Like boy wants raw, and you got that coke, and I needed more. When I kick in the door, like one-one-four. When you want-want more when man hit the floor. When I box you're a draw, it's cray Smash band, got it, what you need. It's cereal, more than milk when I got them ticks on me. Cause I needed ice, and it's lux' on her knees. And my Russian ting ain't 40 AK-47 with the mat.Uh Platinum. I ain't tryna get a plat'. Nah I got jewelry in my chain, and know it's mashed bruh. And I'm-ma have to clap your chick and I ain't even take off her bra.
There's no denying. The army is rising. Call me a Titan Thunder and lightning. The circle need tightening. The hustle, I dive in Strugglin', strivin'. My business, I'm mindin'. Don't tell me where your mind is I already know. I'm a psychic. Any time it's a crisis. We're the strongest and the wisest. Free, all my life, is. Rise up your lighters. Before you fully rise up. We have to remove the virus.