It's chambers revolvin'
Bustin' like Russian roulette
With a full set, they change what the odds is
Generally, in Russian Roulette the person has a 1/6 chance of being shot as only one bullet is in the gun. But the evil streets are playing a crooked game with bullets in all of the chambers in the cylinder painting a hopeless picture for those who live in poor urban areas.
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