Black against Black, Lord
But he got to bounce right back
Black against Black
But he got to bounce right back

from Gregory Isaacs – Black Against Black Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

A “colorful” reference to one of many things;

  1. Isaacs could be pointing out black on black crimes in everyday society… i.e. gang violence, etc.

  2. He could be talking about Black Politicians using the system to get themselves rich, and keeping the rest of their populations poor.

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